Articles for Tag: "sports"

Is it a sprain, strain or something else? 
Is it a sprain, strain or something else?
A rolled ankle can cause a lot of pain, but how can you tell when your injury is serious?
Looking to improve your performance? Contemplating death might be the key 
Looking to improve your performance? Contemplating death might be the key
New research suggests an unconventional method for athletes in search of a boost.
Can better sleep help with concussion symptoms? 
Can better sleep help with concussion symptoms?
More restful sleep may hold the key to improving outcomes for those who have suffered mild traumatic brain injury.
Spike in ‘Tommy John’ surgeries among young baseballers  Featured
Spike in ‘Tommy John’ surgeries among young baseballers
The pitching-related elbow surgeries have tripled in recent years, and almost all the growth occurred in 17- to 20-year-olds.
Wrestlers at high risk for skin infections, study finds 
Wrestlers at high risk for skin infections, study finds
Ringworm, fever blisters and cold sores are more common for athletes in this sport.
Different stretching techniques can loosen muscles, avoid injury 
Different stretching techniques can loosen muscles, avoid injury
Find out which warm-ups can help you get ready for a workout.
More kids have serious cholesterol problems than ever before 
More kids have serious cholesterol problems than ever before
Here are a few tips for parents on preventing this condition in their children.