Gut issues are common with endurance exercise, ranging from mild discomfort to severe debilitating symptoms…
A new study led by the Centre for Nutraceuticals in the University of Westminster shows that pink drinks can help to make you run faster and further compared to clear drinks.
Are penalty shots a soccer player’s dream or nightmare? What should be an easy shot can become a mammoth task when the hopes and fears of an entire nation rest on a player’s shoulders, leading them to choke under pressure.
Like much of society, college athletics were thrown into disarray by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Those in caring environments, supported by staff fared better when competition disrupted
AMSSM toolkit aims to answer common questions parents have regarding the risks, benefits and appropriate practice habits of sport participation for their young athletes.
Despite significant advances in treatment, sports-related concussion continues to plague athletes. Part of the reason…
A low-carbohydrate, high-fat (LCHF) or “ketogenic” diet has grown in popularity due to its ability…
People with diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and lupus are more likely to have heart attacks, angina, and strokes. A review of the scientific literature on the subject shows that regular exercise improves vascular function in these patients
American College of Sports Medicine shares new guidelines for safer practices and more equitable competitions for athletes in weight-category sports. New statement updates and replaces previous guidelines released by ACSM in 1996.
Brain vital signs concussion study in Bantam and junior A ice-hockey detects significant subconcussive changes in cognitive brain function
BOSTON – New research from Boston Medical Center identifies elevated mortality risk for women with…
AMSSM Past Presidents Kimberly Harmon, MD, FAMSSM and Robert Dimeff, MD, FAMSSM, both received the Founders’ Award on April 17 during the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) Virtual Annual Meeting.
The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine presented the following awards during its 30th Annual Meeting on April 17, 2021.
Watch live and recorded press conferences at http://www. acs. org/ acsspring2021conferences . Press conferences will…
Decades after their days on the gridiron, middle-aged men who played football in high school are not experiencing greater problems with concentration, memory, or depression compared to men who did not play football, reports a study in Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.
Visio-Vestibular Examination is a Critical Component of Diagnosing Concussion in Young Athletes, Feasible Across Multiple Care Settings
Early and accurate diagnosis leads to optimal recovery from concussion. Over the past year across a series of studies, the Minds Matter Concussion Program research team at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has systematically evaluated the use of the visio-vestibular examination (VVE) and its ability to enhance concussion diagnosis and management.
CHOP researchers recommend specific updates to clinical examinations to improve initial diagnosis
As California opens up COVID-19 vaccination eligibility to everyone age 16 and older, UC San…
Study linking gut bacteria to more efficient energy generation in the cells of horses paves the way for dietary supplements that enhance their performance
Worldwide 39 percent of the adults were overweight in 2016, according to statistics of the World Health Organization. In the US the prevalence of obesity was 42.4 percent in 2017/2018, according to a survey of the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS).
The scientists detected incapacities related to gait timing and foot placement. Their discoveries serve as a basis for the development of an exercise protocol that mitigates the difficulty.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The same technology that helps treat traumatic brain injuries in athletes…
Longer-lasting rotator cuff repair may be possible with BioEnthesis, a Purdue University invention available on the market
The impact per person is greatest in high-income countries, but more people are affected in middle-income countries
University of Bath press release
People who are physically active on a regular basis recover better after surgery for colorectal…
A genetic variation that regulates iron metabolism may enhance athletes’ endurance performance, researchers at the…
ACSM and Technogym renew long-standing partnership to promote the importance of physical activity and combat chronic disease and illness. The agreement focuses on expanding impact of global Exercise is Medicine initiative.
A University of Birmingham-led study of top-flight UK rugby players – carried out in collaboration…
Potentially paves way for non-invasive diagnostic test at all levels of participation
Study finds hidden pharmaceutical cocktails never tested in humans in 17 supplement products available in the United States
If you reach for water when a muscle cramp strikes, you might want to think again. New research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) has revealed drinking electrolytes instead of pure water can help prevent muscle cramps.
New research from Edith Cowan University has revealed drinking electrolytes instead of pure water can help prevent muscle cramps.
Large study provides head impact sensor analysis across four sports and both genders, a first for basketball and field hockey
Article published by Brazilian researchers in Sports Medicine presents a systematic review of scientific studies on the topic
Females who are fit and healthy tend to burn more fat when they exercise than men, according to new research from a team of sports nutritionists.
High levels of progesterone during menstrual cycle reduce stress after concussion and speed recovery
Treatment provides long-term, safe option for disabling condition that affects millions
A Pitt bioengineer and orthopaedic surgeon develop a quantitative, individualized approach for capsule surgery following shoulder dislocation
Illegal use of anabolic steroids not only has dangerous side effects during use but also can harm of men’s testicular function years after they stop abusing steroids, according to a study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
Wearing a protective face mask has only a modest effect on the ability of healthy people to do vigorous exercise, according to a study published today (Monday) in the European Respiratory Journal.
First study to objectively document self-paced physical and cognitive activity post-concussion among youth suggests they may be able to engage in physical and cognitive activity as soon as tolerated post-concussion
Prevalence of inflammatory heart disease among pro athletes with prior COVID-19 infection who received systematic return-to-play cardiac screening
What The Study Did: In this study of return-to-play cardiac testing performed on 789 professional…
MINNEAPOLIS – When it comes to exercise that does the most good for people with…
Almost one in five people lacks the protein α-actinin-3 in their muscle fibre. Researchers at…
Study shows women who received physical therapy had higher satisfaction and less pain
A drug that helps us to eat less could help the more than 650 million…
Review explores ways that space radiation can damage cardiovascular health, and discusses how we can protect astronauts, from vitamin C to spinach
Data shows high core temps, low hydration among bands, little access to healthcare