Diet and Sport Psychology

The CNP Diet and Sport Psychology Research Category consolidates research exploring the interconnected relationship between diet and sport psychology. Patricia Hubbard is CNP’s Diet and Athletic Performance contributor and is the lead developer of this research category. To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP-written abstract summary, click “CNP Summary.” While only some of the CNP-written abstract summaries are available below for free, all abstract summaries are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership.

2022

The impact of dieting culture is different between sexes in endurance athletes: A cross-sectional analysis

2018

Quality of life of female and male vegetarian and vegan endurance runners compared to omnivores - results from the NURMI study (step 2)

2021

Cultural and environmental associations with body image, diet and well-being in NCAA DI female distance runners: A qualitative analysis

2021

Diet quality and mental health status among division 1 female collegiate athletes during the COVID-19 pandemic

2021

Good food, good mood: Perspectives on the relationship between nutrition and mental health with division I collegiate athletic programs

2021

Nutritional interventions to improve sleep in team-sport athletes: A narrative review

Original

2019

Effect of the intake of high or low glycemic index high carbohydrate-meals on athletes’ sleep quality in pre-game nights

Original

2019

Sense of generalized self-efficacy and the nutritional behavior of district-level football referees

Original

2016

Impact of Ramadan intermittent fasting on cognitive function in trained cyclists: A pilot study

Original

2021

Differential health effects on inflammatory, immunological and stress parameters in professional soccer players and sedentary individuals after consuming a synbiotic. A triple-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study

Original

2020

Weight control practices, beliefs, self-efficacy, and eating behaviors in college weight class athletes

Original

2020

The relationship between emotional eating and mindfulness among wrestlers

Original

2020

The influence of the trainer’s social behaviors on the resilience, anxiety, stress, depression and eating habits of athletes

Original

2020

Reduction in the choking phenomenon in elite diving athletes through changes in gut microbiota induced by yogurt containing Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BB-12: A quasi experimental study

Original

2018

Quality of life of female and male vegetarian and vegan endurance runners compared to omnivores – results from the NURMI study (step 2)

Original

2016

Prevalence of disordered eating and Its association with emotion regulation in female college athletes

Original

2019

Phytochemicals for improving aspects of cognitive function and psychological state potentially relevant to sports performance

Original

2013

Nutritional evaluation of junior football players depending on the global level of self efficacy of the athletes

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2016

Exercise-induced stress behavior, gut microbiota-brain axis and diet: A systematic review for athletes

Original

2021

Effects of probiotics on anxiety, stress, mood and fitness of badminton players

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2018

Effects of probiotic (bifidobacterium longum 35624) supplementation on exercise performance, immune modulation, and cognitive outlook in division I female swimmers

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2020

Effects of daily probiotics supplementation on anxiety induced physiological parameters among competitive football players

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2017

Effect of satiety on body composition and anxiety in university athletes: Cohort study

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2019

Effect of probiotic supplementation on oxidative stress enzymes and mental health of athletes

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2014

Diet and exercise orthogonally alter the gut microbiome and reveal independent associations with anxiety and cognition

Original

2016

Association between general self-efficacy level and use of dietary supplements in the group of American football players

Original

2018

Mediterranean diet and motivation in sport: A comparative study between university students from Spain and Romania

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