The CNP Sport and Disordered Eating Research Category consolidates research exploring the relationship between sport, dietary intake, athletic performance, and mental health. Patricia Hubbard, MA is CNP’s Sport and Mental Health 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 summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.”While a small portion of the studies in this research category is available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership.
Binge eating and Binge Eating Disorder in athletes: A review of theory and evidence
Difficulties in emotion regulation, alexithymia, and social phobia are associated with disordered eating in male and female undergraduate athletes
Hydration, eating attitudes and behaviors in age and weight-restricted youth American football players
Mental health symptoms related to body shape idealization in female fitness physique athletes
Reasons for and consequences of low energy availability in female and male athletes: social environment, adaptations, and prevention
Role of a ketogenic diet on body composition, physical health, psychosocial well-being and sports performance in athletes: A scoping review