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Food supplements for dangerous sports? Health 

Food supplements for dangerous sports?

ANSES, the French health and safety agency governing the food sector, just published yesterday, Tuesday, December 20, 2016, a particularly alert opinion on the use of food supplements for athletes, particularly to increase muscle mass or to promote the loss of fat mass. This opinion follows the collection of 49 cases of adverse effects, however not specified in detail, except for the mention of cardiovascular disorders (tachycardia, arrhythmia and stroke) and psychic (anxiety disorders and disorders of the eye). ‘mood). It is of course justified and relevant to warn about…

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