Articles for Tag: "athletes"

Sports drinks don’t offer a competitive edge 
Sports drinks don’t offer a competitive edge
According to a new study, athletic performance is the same whether you consume these beverages or nothing at all.
4 skin problems for athletes 
4 skin problems for athletes
These conditions can prevent players from ever stepping foot on the field.
Shocking number of college athletes are vitamin D deficient 
Shocking number of college athletes are vitamin D deficient
Low levels can cause budding superstars to be at greater risk for injury. Learn more.
Best ways to treat a pulled muscle  Featured
Best ways to treat a pulled muscle
Learn treatment options and six key tips to preventing these injuries.
Can you be overhydrated? 
Can you be overhydrated?
Drinking too much water is possible and it’s dangerous.
Football players’ brains uncover new insight on concussions 
Football players’ brains uncover new insight on concussions
Research suggests that football-related concussions can actually alter a key part of the brain.
Keeping kids’ knees safe 
Keeping kids’ knees safe
The American Academy of Pediatrics has created new guidelines to help prevent ACL injuries.