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Play Safer Hockey (VIDEO)
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - From peewees to the pros, and every level in between, hockey seasons are in full swing.
Dec 8, 2017 - 12:05:38 PM
Study of Elite NBA Players Re-Affirms Positive Impact of Playing Multiple Youth Sports
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Oakland, CA (December 1, 2017) â€“ A study by UCSF Benioff's Childrenâ€™s Hospitals sports medicine researchers finds that among elite NBA athletes, those who participated in multiple sports in high school had fewer injuries and longer careers
Dec 1, 2017 - 10:31:22 AM
Competitive Divers Face High Risk of Back, Shoulder and Other Injuries
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Â MAYWOOD, IL. - Competitive divers face a high risk of injuring their shoulders, back, elbows, wrists and other body parts, according to a paper by a Loyola Medicine sports medicine physician.
Oct 31, 2017 - 11:33:49 AM
MLB Postseason Puts Playersâ€™ Endurance to the Test
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - The 2017 Major League Baseball season was a study in pure athletic prowess â€” players broke the 2000 record for the number of home runs in a single season, and teams racked up enviable winning streaks.
Oct 4, 2017 - 12:02:32 PM
Ski and Snowboarding Season is Around the Corner: Train Now for a Healthy Season
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - New York, NY and Greenwich, CT, September 29, 2017 â€“ Colorful leaves falling from the trees means only one thing to die-hard skiers and snowboarders: the snow season isnâ€™t far behind.
Sep 29, 2017 - 11:41:40 AM
Tips for an Injury-Free Soccer Season
New York, NY and Greenwich, CT, September 20, 2017 â€“ A new school year means soccer season is well underway, with nearly a million American high school girls and boys participating in the worldâ€™s most popular sport.
Sep 20, 2017 - 12:02:22 PM
Sportspeople Can Face Retirement Identity Crisis
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - New research shows how top-level sportspeople can struggle to adjust to life after retirement, with their identities continuing to be defined by their former careers.
Sep 14, 2017 - 10:10:14 AM
The Importance of Mouthguards as Fall Sports Begin
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 28, 2017 -- With a new school year on the horizon, we anticipate the start of fall sports for many young athletes from elementary school age up to college level.
Aug 28, 2017 - 10:58:47 AM
Itâ€™s All in the Hands: Researchers Find Correlation Between Athletic Ability and Finger Length
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - GRAND FORKS, N.D. â€“ A father-son research partnership has found that athletic prowess could be related to the length of your fingers.
Aug 18, 2017 - 12:14:54 PM
UConn Sports Safety Advocates Urge States to Adopt Lifesaving Measures
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Many states across the country are not fully implementing important safety guidelines intended to protect student-athletes from heat stroke, sudden cardiac arrest, and other potentially life-threatening conditions
Aug 8, 2017 - 12:19:10 PM
Back To School Sports Safety Recommendations: Reduce Risk Of Injury
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - DALLAS, August 4, 2017 -- With preseason practices underway and fall sports around the corner, the National Athletic Trainersâ€™ Association (NATA) has released safety tips....
Aug 4, 2017 - 4:17:18 PM
New Mindfulness Method Helps Coaches, Athletes Score
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WASHINGTON -- When it comes to success in sports, coaches and athletes understand that thereâ€™s a mental component, but many donâ€™t have an understanding of how to prepare psychologically.
Aug 4, 2017 - 10:23:17 AM
Sports Specialization May Lead to More Lower Extremity Injuries
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Better education to coaches and parents about the effects of single sport specialization is critical
Jul 24, 2017 - 10:28:57 AM
Tennessee First State to Set Up Safety Ratings for Youth Sports Leagues
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - A new rating system called Safe Stars will soon allow parents to check and see if youth sports leagues in Tennessee follow state-recommended safety protocols.
Jun 23, 2017 - 11:26:10 AM
Taking Athletes to the Next Level
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - FAIRFAX, Virginia â€“ (June 19, 2017) â€“ Ask any young athlete what they want to be when they grow up, and thereâ€™s a good chance most of them will say they want to a professional basketball player, football player, or other pro sports player.
Jun 19, 2017 - 8:55:28 AM
Preventing Golf Injuries
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - If you think of golf as a low-impact sport, you might be surprised by a study published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine that found nearly 60 percent of amateur golfers will injure themselves at least once while playing the game.
Apr 19, 2017 - 11:46:33 AM
Time to Tee Up: Preparing Your Shoulders for Golf Season
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - New York, NY & Greenwich, CT, April 4, 2017 - As temperatures rise with the start of spring, so do golfers' hopes for their next eagle or hole in one.
Apr 4, 2017 - 10:32:39 AM
â€˜Doctorâ€™ Robot Could Help Solve Sports-concussion Dilemma in Rural America
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - DALLAS â€“ April 3, 2017 â€“ From bustling cities to tiny farming communities, the bright lights of the local stadium are common beacons to the Friday night ritual of high school football.
Apr 3, 2017 - 5:19:48 PM
Private High Schools Offer Fewer Medical Services Than Public
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Dallas, February 23, 2017 â€“ A new study reveals that a greater percentage of U.S. public secondary schools than private secondary schools offer athletic training services to meet the health care needs of their student athletes.
Feb 23, 2017 - 1:03:25 PM
Preventing Achilles Tendon Injuries
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Nia Dennis could tell something was wrong as she began her tumbling routine during a gymnastics event.
Jan 17, 2017 - 2:53:06 PM
Weekend Warriors: Play Hard, Have Fun and Stay Injury Free
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Greenwich, CT and NY, NY, January 17, 2017 - Weekend warriors are people who find little time to play in their favorite sports during the workweek
Jan 17, 2017 - 2:46:04 PM
Treatment for Tennis Elbow, Highly Effective New Procedure
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Greenwich, CT & New York, NY, January 5, 2017 - Here's a bit of irony: Most cases of so-called tennis elbow don't affect tennis players....
Jan 5, 2017 - 10:28:12 AM
Ski Season is Coming: Prepare Now for An Injury Free Experience on the Slopes
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Greenwich, CT, New York, NY November 10, 2016 - Ski season is coming. Downhill skiing continues to be a hugely popular winter pastimes, attracting nearly 20 million participants to the slopes each year.
Nov 10, 2016 - 10:15:21 AM
Donâ€™t Let Sports Injuries Sideline Young Athletes
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Chicago - Sept. 12, 2016 -- Whether a child chooses baseball, swimming, soccer or gymnastics playing sports is as American as apple pie.
Sep 12, 2016 - 1:38:24 PM
Don't Let Sports Injuries Sideline Young Athletes
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Whether a child chooses baseball, swimming, soccer or gymnastics playing sports is as American as apple pie.
Sep 6, 2016 - 10:27:15 AM
Golfers: Tee Up Some Common Sense
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - According to theÂ National Golf Foundation, more than 28 million Americans love to hit the links. However, after a day on theÂ course, someÂ may wonder if the links areÂ hittingÂ back.
Jul 1, 2016 - 10:04:54 AM
Making the Diamond Less Rough
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - When they think about high-contact sports - which have a higher risk of injury - most people think of sports like football, rugby, hockey, or soccer. By comparison, baseball and softball seem like relatively safe sports.
Jun 28, 2016 - 10:37:54 AM
Study Highlights â€˜Emotional Laborâ€™ of College Student-Athletes
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - A recent study from North Carolina State University highlights the "emotional labor" required of collegiate student-athletes, which can leave student-athletes feeling powerless, frustrated and nervous.
Jun 1, 2016 - 2:20:45 PM
Head Impacts from Single Season of High School Football Produce Measurable Change in Brain Cells
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - DALLAS -Â April 25, 2016Â - Repeated impacts to the heads of high school football players cause measurable changes in their brains, even when no concussion occurs
Apr 25, 2016 - 2:45:02 PM
Making the Diamond Less Rough
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - When they think about high-contact sports - which have a higher risk of injury - most people think of sports like football, rugby, hockey, or soccer.
Mar 9, 2016 - 11:37:32 AM
Dealing With Tendinitis and Bursitis
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Armonk, NY, March 7, 2016 - Despite names like Tennis Elbow, Swimmer's Shoulder and Jumper's Knee, bursitis and tendinitis are conditions that strike average Joes as well as serious athletes....
Mar 7, 2016 - 11:19:52 AM
One-third of Parents Won't Allow Children to Play Football
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - PHOENIX,Â Feb. 24, 2016Â Â -- Citing concerns over concussions, a third of Valley parents say they will not allow their children to play football
Feb 24, 2016 - 1:56:52 PM
Safety Tips for Winter Sports
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - ROSEMONT, Ill.,Â Jan. 5, 2016Â Â --Â Along with cold temperatures and heavy snowfalls come the exhilaration of winter sports.
Jan 5, 2016 - 1:05:44 PM
Coffee May Improve Athletic Endurance Performance
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - Athens, Ga. - The caffeine in a morning cup of coffee could help improve athletic endurance, according to a new University of Georgia review study.
Dec 18, 2015 - 10:10:56 AM
How to Be a Safe Weekend Warrior
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - If you're a weekend warrior with a competitive streak, you might push yourself too far, too fast and end up sidelined by a sports injury
Dec 9, 2015 - 11:40:35 AM
Running Into Trouble
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Rachel Paulson was three miles into a 10-mile trail race in mid-July when she began to experience severe pain in her left hip.
Sep 8, 2015 - 11:50:34 AM
More Eye Injuries Due to Basketball than Any Other Sport
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - CHICAGO (Aug. 19, 2015) â€“ More than 6,000 Americans suffered an eye injury related to playing basketball in one year
Aug 19, 2015 - 11:30:55 AM
Senior Veterans Showcase Benefits of Sports During National Veterans Golden Age Games
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - More than 800 Veterans ages 55 and older are expected to compete in the 29th National Veterans Golden Age Games,Â Aug. 8-12Â in Omaha, Neb.
Aug 7, 2015 - 12:41:28 PM
Gender Differences When Returning To Play After Hamstring Strains
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Dallas,Â July 22, 2015Â - World Cup soccer has made international headlines in recent weeks and with fall sports around the corner, a focus on the sport continues.
Jul 22, 2015 - 1:10:49 PM
Extracurricular Sports Produce Disciplined Preteens
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - Regular, structured extracurricular sports seem to help kids develop the discipline they need in order to engage effectively in the classroom
Jul 1, 2015 - 11:44:32 AM