Dietary Supplement use Among College Athletes
Hardeep Kaur Saini1, Sukhjivan Singh2
1Dr. Hardeep Kaur Saini, (Assistant Professor) Govt. College of Education, Patiala.
2Dr. Sukhjivan Singh, (Assistant Professor) Lovely Professional University.
Manuscript received on February 28, 2020. | Revised Manuscript received on March 22, 2020. | Manuscript published on March 30, 2020. | PP: 5376-5378 | Volume-8 Issue-6, March 2020. | Retrieval Number: D8814118419/2020©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijrte.D8814.038620
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Abstract: This study has been carried out the dietary supplements uses among college athletes. The sample of the study comprises of 220 athletes (150 males and 70 females) randomly selected from different degree colleges of Patiala. For this purpose a 16 item questionnaire was prepared by the investigators keeping in view the variety of diet supplement usage. Data was analysed through frequencies & Pearson Product-Moment correlation Coefficients. The use of dietary supplements between males and females athletes was evaluated with the T-test. Significance level was determined at p>0.05.
Keywords: Athletes, Nutrition, Balanced Diet, Dietary supplements.
Scope of the Article: Clustering.