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Student Won National Sports Medicine Award

Student Won National Sports Medicine Award

Student; In this study exercise science student at The University of Texas at Arlington has become the first undergraduate ever to win the President’s Cup, a coveted award for poster presentations given by the American College of Sports Medicine. Sara Peper, a senior who is schedule to graduate in August, won first place for her…

Children's daily living environment and motor skills

Children’s Living In The Countryside Have Better Motor Skills

Children’s; In a recent study with 3 to 7-year-old children provided an example of how children’s daily living environment and motor skills are closely related in the Finnish context. The main finding revealed that residential density is related to children’s motor skills, engagement in outdoor play and organized sports. It was found that Finnish children…

Football Players after they return to sport

Football Players And Athletes Are Suffered From Injuries

Football Players; In this study college football players who have had a concussion are at high risk for sustaining a core or lower-extremity injury or another concussion, even if they are symptom-free, suggests a study being presented at the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) 70th Clinical Symposia & AT Expo. Some of the basic tests…

Sports Medicine on primary care is undeniable.

Sports Medicine On Primary Care Is Undeniable

Sports Medicine; In this study longtime Lakers guard a championed scorer and notorious competitor was taking his Utah Jazz defenders to task, shouldering into the lane for a contested running on one possession, then crossing into a deep three-pointer on the next. Bryant’s attack, in what would be his final game in the NBA, accumulated…

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Athletic Trainers: Coaches Still Influence Health

The researches find that the More than one-third of college athletic trainers say coaches influence the hiring and firing of their schools’ sports-medicine staffs; a finding that counters an NCAA-recommended protocol ; Therefore urging medical staff to make decisions about athlete health; independent of coaches and administrators. Among the 1,796 athletic trainers who answered a…

Bacteria found in the microbiomes of elite athletes

Bacteria Find In The Microbiomes Of Elite Athletes

Bacteria; New research has identified a type of bacteria found in the microbiomes of elite athletes that contributes to improved capacity for exercise. These bacteria, members of the genus Veillonella, are not found in the guts of sedentary people. By taking a closer look at the bacteria, the researchers from Joslin Diabetes Center determined Veillonella…

Youth Sport can provide a context for parent-child interaction

Youth Sport Can Provide A Context For Parent Child Interaction

Youth sport is part of the fabric of family life for many families. Parents are more intensely involve in contemporary youth sport than ever before. And while youth sport can provide a context for parent-child interaction and bonding, parents exert both positive and negative influences on their children in sport. Parents help children understand and interpret their sport experiences, acting…

Youth Concussion Management Team

Youth Concussion Treatment Laws In Sports

Youth Concussion; Study concentrate on teen who got injured while playing sports. Other times it’s a student who banged his head in a seemingly innocuous fall or maybe was in a car crash. Whatever the cause, the concussion cases that come in front of the Eugene Youth Concussion Management Team represent youths who are not…

Cooling Vest

Cooling Vest Can Improve Athletes Performance In Hot Conditions

Cooling Vest; Strategies to cope with body heat in sports is a pressing issue. The Tokyo Olympics will be held in the hot and muggy Japanese summer where the ambient temperature is expected to be above 33°C. Athletes have to worry about performing under pressure of the high-stakes competition; but also now have to deal…

Sticking to sports can help kids adjust

Sports Can Help Kids To Enrich Physically And Mentally

Sports; Thinking of getting your child to take up a sport that involves a coach or instructor? Good news: a new study finds that children who engage in organized physical activity at a young age are less likely to have emotional difficulties by the time they turn 12. The elementary school years are a critical…

Female Athletes

Female Athletes, Many Of Them Are Iron Deficient

Female athletes may be comfortable pumping iron but they’re also alarmingly deficient in the vital mineral. A new paper from The University of Western Australia (UWA), Edith Cowan University (ECU), and the WA Institute of Sport (WAIS) reviewed existing research which found that up to 35% of female athletes are iron deficient compare to about five percent…

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Sports Boosts Overall Health In Kids Daily Routine

Sports; Kids needs exercise in there daily routine, because it boosts their overall health and wards off excess weight. But it holds added benefit for teens: According to a study in The Journal of Pediatrics, it improves their attention, which can help them do better in school. The greatest payoff came from about an hour…