Articles for Tag: "athletics"

This serious injury happens to more women than men  Featured
This serious injury happens to more women than men
Both play hard. But when it comes to one particular sports injury, ladies are outpacing their male counterparts.
Is your child athlete experiencing burnout?  Featured
Is your child athlete experiencing burnout?
A pediatrician offers helpful tips to keep youngsters enthused about sports.
Kids’ healthy habits worsen over summer break 
Kids’ healthy habits worsen over summer break
With school out, children spend more time watching TV and eat more sugar, too.
Practice could be more dangerous than the game 
Practice could be more dangerous than the game
Most concussion injuries don’t happen during games, according to a new report.
Middle-aged athletes at low risk for sudden cardiac arrest 
Middle-aged athletes at low risk for sudden cardiac arrest
Physically active adults may not need to fear this heart problem. Learn more.
Can kids with breathing deficiencies still be active?  Featured
Can kids with breathing deficiencies still be active?
Our expert says yes. Read more.
College athletes: Fit now, unhealthy later? 
College athletes: Fit now, unhealthy later?
A recent study suggests injuries sustained during college years might prevent activity later in life.