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8 hrs ago | Medical News

Faseb Marc Program announces recipients of travel award

FASEB MARC Program has announced the travel award recipients for the American College of Sports Medicine's Conference on Integrative Physiology of Exercise from September 17-20, 2014 in Miami, Florida.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

12 hrs ago | Medical News

Fitness expert urges trainers to be cautious and not over train young athletes

Texas fitness expert Bobby Whisnand urges coaches, trainers and parents to be cautious and not over train young athletes preparing for the upcoming football season.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Accelerated Tackles Soaring Injury Rates

According to a recent study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics , ACL injuries in athletes who are under 18 years of age have increased over the past two decades, especially among those who play football, soccer and basketball.

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Related Topix: Health, ACL Injuries, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Medicine

Menifee 24/7

Fitness 19's Personal Trainers Are Ready To Help You Get Fit

With a team of fitness enthusiasts ready to help you get fit, you'll reach your workout goals in no time at Fitness 19 in Menifee.

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Related Topix: Menifee, CA, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Business Journal

Allegheny Health Network launches concussion, nutrition initiative

Allegheny Health Network and Come Ready Nutrition have launched a new initiative for concussion awareness and sports nutrition for youth athletes.

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Related Topix: Nutrition, Medicine

PhysOrg Weblog

Men who exercise less are more likely to wake up to urinate

Men who are physically active are at lower risk of nocturia , according to a study led by a Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine researcher.

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Related Topix: Enlarged Prostate, Health, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Ovarian Cancer

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Army Times

Recruit command boss: Overweight youth a growing problem

The obesity epidemic among young adults has become a weighty problem for Army Recruiting Command, leaving its commander, Maj.

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Related Topix: Non-Profit, Medicine

Newswise

ACSM Publishing Two of Top Five Sports Medicine Journals

Continuing the trend from previous years, the American College of Sports Medicine publishes two of the highest-ranked journals according to this year's edition of Thomson Reuters' Journal Citation ReportsA .

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Related Topix: Medicine

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Erie Times News

New Millcreek clinic treats concussions

The Mercyhurst University freshman's feet swayed slightly on the cushion, which is part of the Biodex Balance System.

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Related Topix: Lake Erie College, Medicine, Osteopathy, Erie, PA

A Weight Lifted

What Everybody Ought to Know About Staying Fit On Vacation

During a recent long-weekend trip to Maine, I began to question " How can I remain fit and healthy while on vacation ?" The American College of Sports Medicine , the fitness guru who provides the fitness industry's recommended levels of duration and intensity for exercise, tells us that we want to be: Cardiovascular Exercise Rhythmic exercise, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine

Examiner.com

Are some people really allergic to exercise?

Generally, when people speak of an exercise allergy they are making a joke about someone's weight, but it really does exist.

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Related Topix: Immunology, Biology, Science, Medicine

Daily Star

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SPOOKED: Researchers used a screening of upcoming film As Above, So Below to find out about how we feel fear [UNIVERSAL] I have always loved horror films and at an event set up by Brunel University London I got the chance to put my nerves to the test.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Science / Technology, Robots

Thu Aug 21, 2014

SMU Mustangs

Honami Abe

Honami Abe is a member of the SMU Sports Medicine Staff serving as an Assistant Athletic Trainer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, High Point University

ElmLeaves

Mommy on a Shoestring: Stress busting on a shoestring

"Stay calm and carry on," is a lovely saying, but it isn't always easy especially this time of year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Stress, Neurology

Sys-Con Media

Lewis G. Maharam MD, FACSM selected for list of New York Top Doctors

New York Magazine's list of Castle Connolly Top DoctorsA is provided each year by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The selection process begins with physicians nominating their peers as Top Doctors.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Tue Aug 19, 2014

University of Toledo

Larimer's Athletic Training Room Named in Memory of Dave Huffstetler

Honoring a long-time friend was Denny and Sheila Johnson's primary focus when the couple decided to donate $100,000 for the renovated Larimer Athletic Complex.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Toledo, OH

Newswise

Cutting-Edge Exercise Science Takes International Stage at ACSM Conference

ACSM Conference on Integrative Physiology of Exercise , sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Minnesota Monthly

3 Keys to Happiness

Our mental and emotional health as well as happiness are boosted by the kind of physical well-being promoted by an active lifestyle.

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Related Topix: Minneapolis, MN, Medicine, St. Paul, MN

University of North Carolina

Taft inducted Into AOSSM Hall of Fame

Timothy N. Taft, MD was recently inducted into the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine's Hall of Fame at its' Annual Meeting in Seattle.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, North Carolina, Princeton University, University of Missouri

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Fort Bend Star

Six things every athlete should know

With the fall sports season gearing up, physicians with Memorial Hermann want to help keep young athletes healthy and safe both on and off the field.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition

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