Supplement Needs Analysis
Determination of specific dietary supplements needs based on a client's current situation.
Nitrogenous substance, derived from arginine, glycine and methionine, found in muscle tissue.
Scrutinized and examined by other professionals working in a similar field or relevant research area.
Nutrients that either the body can make itself, assuming adequate nutritional intake, or nutrients that aren't needed for normal physiological functioning.
Part-Time Supplement User
Someone who uses dietary supplements on certain days when they might not be meeting minimal requirements from food.
Green Tea Extract
Derived from green tea leaves, contains high levels of EGCG, a compound that may play a role in disease prevention.
Central Nervous System (CNS)
The portion of the nervous system made up of the brain and spinal cord.
International Olympic Committee (IOC)
A group based in Switzerland, that organizes the modern Olympic games.
Foods that provide substantial amounts of nutrients with only necessary calories.
Food And Drug Administration (FDA)
United States government agency that enforces laws on the manufacturing, testing, and use of drugs and medical devices; does not regulate dietary supplements.
Natural Health Products Directorate (NHPD)
A division of the Health Products and Food branch of Health Canada that is responsible for implementation of the natural health products for sale in Canada.