1.Young athletes not
only have to support their physical performance, but also their growing bodies.
List some of their additional nutritional requirements and some health
detriments should they fail to get adequate nutrition.
a. Do young athletes need a
b. Should we
let adolescents compete on a professional level, or against adults, say in the
Olympics, where there are tremendous requirements for performance? Why or why
heavily on plant foods and may or may not include some animal foods in their
a. What are the pros and cons of
being a vegetarian?
b. Discuss any concerns for poor
c. Can a
vegetarian diet be considered a weight loss diet?