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Sports Will Give You A Fitter, Longer Life Forever

Sports; Some exercise that People think not safer like effective cardio exercise, the activities are most likely to come in mind are aerobics classes, running, swimming and cycling. But racquet sports like tennis may hold even greater benefits, according to research published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. And, as a bonus, they also…

Exercise

Exercise Before Work Push Remote Fitness Forward

Exercise; With summer on the horizon (and Instagram stories calling), I begrudgingly pulled myself out of bed early one morning in May to get some exercise before work. They stood before a stark white, freestanding boxing bag weighed down by hundreds of pounds of sand as Andre Huseman, a high-spirit personal trainer, greet me. Welcome…

Anterior Cruciate Ligament

Anterior Cruciate Ligament That Stabilize The Knee

Anterior Cruciate Ligament; An innovative procedure that explores the use of amnion, bone marrow concentrate and suture tape in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction may result in earlier return to play protocols for athletes, suggests a new Marshall University study published in the May 6, 2019, edition of Arthroscopy Techniques, a companion to Arthroscopy: The Journal of…

Cycling Lanes

Cycling Lanes, Not Cyclists, Reduce Fatalities For All Road Users

Cycling Lanes; In the most comprehensive look at bicycle and road safety to date, researchers at the University of Colorado Denver and the University of New Mexico discover that it’s not the cyclists, but the infrastructure built for them, that is making roads safer for everyone. Bicycling seems inherently dangerous on its own,” said study…

Teen Team

Teen Team Sports Participation Benefits Adult Mental Health

Teen team, Among individuals expose to adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), team sports participation in adolescence is associated with better adult mental health, according to a study published online May 28 in JAMA Pediatrics. To evaluate, among those expose to ACEs, whether team sports participation during adolescence is associate with better mental health in adulthood and…

Sports

Kids Focus Exclusively To Play Any One Sports

Sports, While many parents are heeding the advice of experts and resisting the urge to have their kids focus exclusively on one sport too early in life, a University of Alberta professor who specializes in youth development is advising parents to keep their children’s activities in balance. It’s about leaving room for children to enjoy childhood, explain Nick…

Players

Parents Help Counting Pitches For Their Players

Here most youth baseball coaches are not following established sports medicine guidelines when it comes to counting pitches for their players, according to a recent study from University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. The findings suggest that coaches may need to enlist parents’ help in counting pitches for their young players. A kid the…

Sports

Guidance Updated for Sports Physicals

Updated guidance for the sports physical examination includes expand sections on female athletes and athletes with disabilities and a new section on transgender athletes. The recommendations also include information on legal and ethical issues regarding these exams. The publication, “Preparticipation Physical Evaluation (PPE) Monograph, 5th Edition; which was jointly produced by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American…

Pro Athletes

Study Analyzes Mortality Risks Among Pro Athletes

Professional football players appear to have a somewhat elevated risk of death, including higher risk of succumbing to cardiac and neurodegenerative diseases, compared with professional baseball players of similar age, according to new research. The findings raise important questions about sport-specific differences in disease development and the mechanisms that drive the elevated risk. Such mechanisms…

Knee Surgery

Young Athletes May Need Break After Knee Surgery

After surgical reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament, young athletes are now recommend to undergo at least a year’s rehab and thorough testing before resuming knee-strenuous sport. Research shows that those who return to sport relatively soon after surgery incur a highly elevated risk of a second ACL injury. Clinical physical therapist What’s absolutely essential…

Athletes

Sports Involving Sudden Stops And Changes

Sports; An anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear, an injury of the knee, can be devastating to a young athlete. While the ACL can be reconstructed through surgery, there is a high risk of re-injury in patients under the age of 25. In the largest clinical trial of its kind, researchers at Lawson Health Research Institute…

Athletes

Commonly Female Athletes Have Naturally Higher Testosterone Levels

Top performing female athletes are more likely to have naturally occurring higher testosterone levels, which sporting regulations should take into account, according to findings to be presented in Lyon; so at the European Society of Endocrinology annual meeting, ECE 2019. The researchers show that top female athletes are more likely to have higher testosterone levels…