D G Candow

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Affiliation: University of Regina
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Short-term heavy resistance training eliminates age-related deficits in muscle mass and strength in healthy older males
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 25:326-33. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of whey and soy protein supplementation combined with resistance training in young adults
    Darren G Candow
    School of Human Kinetics, Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 16:233-44. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Timing of creatine or protein supplementation and resistance training in the elderly
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, SK S4S 0A2
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 33:184-90. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Potential of creatine supplementation for improving aging bone health
    D G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:149-53. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Creatine supplementation and aging musculoskeletal health
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, 3737 Wascana Parkway, Regina, SK, S4S 0A2, Canada
    Endocrine 45:354-61. 2014
  6. pmc Ingestion of low-dose ibuprofen following resistance exercise in postmenopausal women
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Centre on Aging and Health, University of Regina, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0A2
    J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle 4:41-6. 2013
  7. pmc Insulinotropic and muscle protein synthetic effects of branched-chain amino acids: potential therapy for type 2 diabetes and sarcopenia
    Ralph J Manders
    Exercise Physiology Research Group, Department of Kinesiology, KU Leuven, Heverlee, B 3001, Belgium
    Nutrients 4:1664-78. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Effect of nutritional interventions and resistance exercise on aging muscle mass and strength
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, 3737 Wascana Parkway, Regina, SK, S4S 0A2, Canada
    Biogerontology 13:345-58. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Effect of sugar-free Red Bull energy drink on high-intensity run time-to-exhaustion in young adults
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 23:1271-5. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Sarcopenia: current theories and the potential beneficial effect of creatine application strategies
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Centre on Aging and Health, University of Regina, Regina, SK, S4S 0A2, Canada
    Biogerontology 12:273-81. 2011

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Short-term heavy resistance training eliminates age-related deficits in muscle mass and strength in healthy older males
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 25:326-33. 2011
    ..The practical application from this research is that healthy older men can be prescribed a whole-body heavy RT program to substantially increase muscle mass and ST to levels similar to young, active individuals...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of whey and soy protein supplementation combined with resistance training in young adults
    Darren G Candow
    School of Human Kinetics, Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 16:233-44. 2006
    ..05). We conclude that young adults who supplement with protein during a structured resistance training program experience minimal beneficial effects in lean tissue mass and strength...
  3. doi request reprint Timing of creatine or protein supplementation and resistance training in the elderly
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, SK S4S 0A2
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 33:184-90. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Potential of creatine supplementation for improving aging bone health
    D G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:149-53. 2010
    ..However, research investigating the longer-term effects of creatine supplementation and resistance training on aging bone is limited...
  5. doi request reprint Creatine supplementation and aging musculoskeletal health
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, 3737 Wascana Parkway, Regina, SK, S4S 0A2, Canada
    Endocrine 45:354-61. 2014
    ..Creatine also shows promise for improving bone mineral density and indices of bone biology. The combination of creatine supplementation and resistance training could be an effective intervention to improve aging musculoskeletal health. ..
  6. pmc Ingestion of low-dose ibuprofen following resistance exercise in postmenopausal women
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Centre on Aging and Health, University of Regina, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0A2
    J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle 4:41-6. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine the effects of low-dose ibuprofen (400 mg) immediately following resistance exercise sessions on muscle mass and strength in postmenopausal women...
  7. pmc Insulinotropic and muscle protein synthetic effects of branched-chain amino acids: potential therapy for type 2 diabetes and sarcopenia
    Ralph J Manders
    Exercise Physiology Research Group, Department of Kinesiology, KU Leuven, Heverlee, B 3001, Belgium
    Nutrients 4:1664-78. 2012
    ..Leucine exhibits strong insulinotropic characteristics, which may increase amino acid availability for muscle protein synthesis, reduce muscle protein breakdown, and enhance glucose disposal to help maintain blood glucose homeostasis...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of nutritional interventions and resistance exercise on aging muscle mass and strength
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, 3737 Wascana Parkway, Regina, SK, S4S 0A2, Canada
    Biogerontology 13:345-58. 2012
    ..Research indicates that essential amino acids and milk-based proteins, creatine monohydrate, essential fatty acids, and vitamin D may all have beneficial effects on aging muscle biology...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of sugar-free Red Bull energy drink on high-intensity run time-to-exhaustion in young adults
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 23:1271-5. 2009
    ..4 minutes), perceived exertion (Red Bull: 17.1 +/- 2.0, placebo: 16.6 +/- 1.8), or blood lactate between groups. In conclusion, sugar-free Red Bull energy drink did not influence high-intensity run time-to-exhaustion in young adults...
  10. doi request reprint Sarcopenia: current theories and the potential beneficial effect of creatine application strategies
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Centre on Aging and Health, University of Regina, Regina, SK, S4S 0A2, Canada
    Biogerontology 12:273-81. 2011
    ..Unfortunately, the long-term effects of different creatine application strategies on aging muscle are relatively unknown...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of different frequencies of creatine supplementation on muscle size and strength in young adults
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 25:1831-8. 2011
    ..05). We conclude that creatine supplementation during RT has a small beneficial effect on regional muscle thickness in young adults but that giving the creatine over 3 d wk did not differ from giving the same dose over 2 d wk...
  12. doi request reprint The impact of nutritional and exercise strategies for aging bone and muscle
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, SK S4S 0A2
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 33:181-3. 2008
    ..The physiological consequences of aging and the potential mechanistic actions of nutritional aids during resistance training were emphasized...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of creatine supplementation during resistance training on muscle accretion in the elderly
    D G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Nutr Health Aging 11:185-8. 2007
    ..Creatine has the potential to increase cellular hydration and myogenic transcription factors and facilitate the up-regulation of muscle specific-genes such as myosin heavy chain possibly leading to muscle hypertrophy...
  14. doi request reprint Low-dose creatine combined with protein during resistance training in older men
    Darren G Candow
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1645-52. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Protein supplementation before and after resistance training in older men
    Darren G Candow
    School of Human Kinetics, Laurentian University, Sudbury, ON, Canada
    Eur J Appl Physiol 97:548-56. 2006
    ..RT was sufficient to overcome deficits in muscle size of the elbow flexors and ankle dorsi flexors and leg press strength in older compared to younger men...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of short-term equal-volume resistance training with different workout frequency on muscle mass and strength in untrained men and women
    Darren G Candow
    School of Human Kinetics, Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 21:204-7. 2007
    ..05), with no other differences. These results suggest that the volume of resistance training may be more important than frequency in developing muscle mass and strength in men and women initiating a resistance training program...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effects of conjugated linoleic acid supplementation during resistance training
    Craig Pinkoski
    College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:339-48. 2006
    ..We determined the effects of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) supplementation during resistance training...
  18. ncbi request reprint Differences in size, strength, and power of upper and lower body muscle groups in young and older men
    Darren G Candow
    87 Campus Drive, College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7N 5B2
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:148-56. 2005
    ..Torque, normalized torque, and power (especially at fast velocities), and muscle thickness in the lower body are affected more by aging than are upper body measures in men...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of ceasing creatine supplementation while maintaining resistance training in older men
    Darren G Candow
    College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK, Canada
    J Aging Phys Act 12:219-31. 2004
    ..05), with the rate of change similar between groups. Withdrawal from Cr had no effect on the rate of strength, endurance, and loss of lean tissue mass with 12 weeks of reduced-volume training...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of alpha-lipoic acid combined with creatine monohydrate on human skeletal muscle creatine and phosphagen concentration
    Darren G Burke
    Department of Human Kinetics, St Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada B2G 2W5
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 13:294-302. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that co-ingestion of alpha-lipoic acid with creatine and a small amount of sucrose can enhance muscle total creatine content as compared to the ingestion of creatine and sucrose or creatine alone...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of creatine and weight training on muscle creatine and performance in vegetarians
    Darren G Burke
    Department of Human Kinetics, St Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1946-55. 2003
    ..To compare the change in muscle creatine, fiber morphology, body composition, hydration status, and exercise performance between vegetarians and nonvegetarians with 8 wk of creatine supplementation and resistance training...