Sports Medicine Newswire

Sports Medicine Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sports Medicine.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,063 in Sports Medicine

  1. Competitive Edge caters to Woodbridge athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Potomac Local

    Monte Evans and Magnus Ellerts were looking for a place that would be able to train the entire athlete, from teaching agility and speed, to weight lifting, to developing skills on the field. That's what Competitive Edge is all about - a new 18,000 square feet indoor sports training facility off Featherstone Road in Woodbridge.

    Comment?

  2. Exercise and muscle-stretching optimizes sports performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2010 | Examiner.com

    You might be an ace on the courts, but whether you're a professional athlete or a recreational player, stretching and limbering the muscles before engaging in play is essential in the prevention of a serious injury. Perhaps the most common injuries shared by players worldwide are caused by lack of preparation before going out on the courts or the ball field.

    Comment?

  3. BC-AP Lifestyles DigestRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Delaware Gazette

    ... that do everything from designing your routines to tracking your heart rate and progress, as recommended by sports medicine doctors who work with top athletes. By Kelli Kennedy. UPCOMING: 800 words by 3 p.m. Tuesday. With AP photos. With FITNESS ...

    Comment?

  4. Health and Fitness: Concussion is a risk with sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Aiken Standard

    ... motion picture “Concussion” brought this issue to the attention of a wider audience, but many sports medicine professionals have been aware of this problem for years. A concussion is caused by the brain moving forcibly inside the skull ...

    Comment?

  5. Huntington Beach Sports Medicine Physician, Dr. Rick Pospisil,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... treatment plans designed to restore full function whenever possible. About Dr. Rick Pospisil, Expert in Sports Medicine Huntington Beach Dr. Pospisil has nearly three decades of experience in the field of orthopedic surgery. He performs up to 200 ...

    Comment?

  6. I Sprint for Exercise: NASA's iRAT StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Protects Fitness During Bed Rest written by Ploutz-Snyder, et al, and published by the American College of Sports Medicine (2014) details their theory and how the study was conducted. To begin the study the participants were randomized into three ...

    Comment?

  7. The Sports Medicine Experts at Heekin Orthopedics Discuss Why Rest Isn't Always the AnswerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    For people experiencing persistent pain while exercising or as a result of a sports injury, the most common reaction is generally to rest until the pain and any other related symptoms go away. However, while rest after an injury is recommended by the sports medicine experts at Heekin Orthopedics, prolonged periods of rest may in fact have the opposite effect.

    Comment?

  8. YMCA names wellness directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Daily Journal

    ... degree in sport and exercise science, and is a certified personal trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine. In his new role, Pope will focus on driving the YMCA's personal training program, as well as its small group training program, ...

    Comment?

  9. Super Bowl foods can be a win, win -- healthy and deliciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... calories, fat and salt, cautioned Dana Angelo White, a clinical assistant professor of athletic training and sports medicine at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn. But there are some easy ways to make game-day foods delicious and healthy, noted ...

    Comment?

  10. The problem with schools requiring students to wear fitness trackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Mashable

    ... a range of 60%-80% of their maximum heart rate." The school cited a 2011 study from the American College of Sports Medicine for this criteria. The Fitbit program comprises 20% of the students overall grade in their HPE class. The rest is made up of ...

    Comment?

  11. Uber, but for personal trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Philly.com

    It's the morning after a long night of indulgence, and you're feeling like a slug. Coffee can't clear the cobwebs or rouse your spirits, let alone work off the excess poundage.

    Comment?

  12. Former Nets Trainer Visits Tech Sports Medicine Class in YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Yorktown Daily Voice

    He trained the New Jersey Nets, Patrick Ewing and other famous athletes; he's been a coach for the US Olympic Bobsled team and was a member of the US National Bobsled team. So when Rich Snedaker paid a visit to the sports medicine class at The Tech Center at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES, students gave their full attention.

    Comment?

  13. Does the NFL Have an Obesity Problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Men's Journal

    ... problematic," says Jeffrey Potteiger, professor of movement science and fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine. "We now know that excess abdominal body fat is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure." ...

    Comment?

  14. LCHS receives National Safe Sports School AwardRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Lincoln Journal

    ... ounty High School head boys basketball coach Rodney Plumley is Athletic Trainer Rob Powell from the Marshall Sports Medicine Institute.

    Comment?

  15. Middleton Fitness Personal TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... pain from muscle imbalances. Among Cyndi's many credentials is certification with the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Her training programs are geared for results and 100% satisfaction! Of course, being toned and feeling great is a major plus, ...

    Comment?

  16. HealthChoicesFirst.com Announces New Collaboration with Rogers Healthcare GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    HealthChoicesFirst.com is excited to announce a new collaboration with Rogers Healthcare Group to develop newer and richer content for its medical, pharmacy and nursing audiences. "Video is the fastest growing segment of medical education, and we have expert, evidence-based content to share."

    Comment?

  17. Padres hire new athletic trainer RogowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | San Diego Padres

    Rogow replaces Todd Hutcheson, who didn't have his contract renewed after 18 years as the team's head trainer. Rogow joins the team after spending the past five years working with the United States Department of Defense, serving as the sports medicine program director for the Naval Special Warfare in San Diego.

    Comment?

  18. Construction is currently in progress to some areas of The Aspen Club.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Aspen Times

    ... The Main Street space, which is currently vacant, will serve as the club's physical therapy center and sports medicine institute during the club's closure. "The Aspen Club has been very proactive in looking after their employees," Peshek said. ...

    Comment?

  19. ABQ gym aims to prevent youth sports injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KOB-TV

    If your kid plays sports, you know practices and games can be intense. But how do you help prevent them from getting injured so they are better at their game? A lot of times, coaches on club or school sports teams focus just on technique for that sport, and getting better at the game.

    Comment?

  20. Should Youth Football Ban Tackling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | News Max

    ... Pediatrics didn't recommend that tackling be eliminated from youth football. Instead, the AAP's Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness said coaches and officials should teach safe tackling techniques to kids, and make sure that rules against illegal ...

    Comment?