Injury Prevention News & Information

 

Updated: July 29, 2014


Survey data recently published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine stated that youth baseball pitchers should take proper measures to rest fatigued arms.

Fatigue-related injury poses biggest risk for youth baseball pitchers

Survey data recently published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine stated that youth baseball pitchers should take proper measures to rest fatigued arms.

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New soccer injury prevention book educates, raises awareness

New soccer injury prevention book educates, raises awareness

7/28/2014

John Gallucci, Jr., medical coordinator of Major League Soccer, addresses soccer injury prevention in his new book, Soccer Injury Prevention and Treatment: A Guide To Optimal Performance for Players, Parents and Coaches... [ more ]

New guidelines will help doctors address Female Athlete Triad.

New guidelines will help doctors treat female athlete triad

7/16/2014

The keys in addressing Female Athlete Triad are prevention and vigilance in recognizing the signs... [ more ]

 

A new type of screening test may help detect risk of exertion medial tibial pain in athletes.

New screening test to help identify EMTP

7/21/2014

A new type of screening test may help detect risk of exertion medial tibial pain in athletes... [ more ]

Unbalanced protein consumption leads to decreased muscle mass

Unbalanced protein consumption leads to decreased muscle mass

5/30/2014

Bones can support a great deal of weight, but many common sports injuries occur because of insufficient muscle mass to support and protect them... [ more ]

 

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