The debilitating effects of heat stress that accelerate the rise in body core temperature
are well known. Although fluid replacement has been shown to be effective to
attenuate the rise m body core temperature during exercise, the physiological
responses to ingestion of fixed volume of drinks at different temperatures are unclear. [Continues.]
A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.