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For current and aspiring performance nutritionists! The IOPN (Institute of Performance Nutrition) "We Do Science" Podcast, hosted by Dr Laurent Bannock, features a wide variety of leading guest experts (elite practitioners and scientists) with expertise in sport and exercise nutrition & related fields relevant to 'real-world' practice.

Dec 23, 2019

Episode 126 of the Institute of Performance Nutrition's "We Do Science" podcast! In this episode, I (Laurent Bannock) discuss "Iron Considerations for the Athlete" with Dr Peter Peeling (The University of Western Australia).

Discussion Topics Include:

  • Iron and its importance in health & performance
  • Defining iron deficiency in athletes
  • Contributing factors to iron deficiency
  • Assessing iron deficiency
  • How iron deficiency impacts performance
  • Nutrition strategies to prevent and correct iron deficiency

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