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  1. Watching out for Head Injuries this Football SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | YourErie

    ... vulnerable to hits to the head, but thanks to a broader focus on the cause and signs of concussions the sports medicine industry is making progress on player safety. McDowell High School's Head Athletic Trainer, Paul Endres, has been a certified ...

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    3 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... to activity, but the process is a gradual one that must be based on applied biomechanics. This is basic sports medicine that any personal trainer should know, but personal trainers aren't required to meet any state or federal requirements. Doctors, ...

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  3. Staying healthy enough to get healthy: Your guide to injury preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Have you ever found yourself in this scenario? You finally make up your mind to get healthy.

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  4. Are you working out as hard as you think you are?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The term for how hard you think you are working out is perceived exertion, and since the intensity of your work out can greatly impact the results you see, the American College of Sports Medicine or ACSM recommends knowing the RPE scale or "Rate of Perceived Exertion" scale.

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  5. Recruit command boss: Overweight youth a growing problemRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Army Times

    ... 60 minutes of physical activity per day, according to a 2008 study published by the American College of Sports Medicine. While cognitive and moral disqualifications have held steady, weight issues account for 18 percent of disqualifications, and the ...

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  6. from the Sidelines: Regulations keep players in the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cadiz Record

    ... players being severely injured, or even dying from playing a sport. With today's technology and advances in sports medicine, we must work together to have a safe environment for players. Safety must be our number one priority. Comments on Mason ...

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  7. ACSM Publishing Two of Top Five Sports Medicine JournalsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newswise

    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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  8. New Millcreek clinic treats concussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... treating Regus and others with concussions at the clinic since it opened in July. It is in LECOM's Office of Sports Medicine and Integrated Care. "This clinic formalizes what we have been doing informally for concussed patients for the past four or ...

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  9. New Smart Abs App Offers iPhone and Android Personal Fitness Training ...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | SFGate

    Resistance Technology Ab Device Launching on Indiegogo Utilizes the Accelerometer in Smartphones to Measure Strength, Fitness, Range of Motion and Workout Progress Mobile apps are quickly taking the place of DVD exercise programs and ultra functionality is on the horizon with the ability to measure speed, movement and strength through the ... (more)

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  10. 3 Signs of Burnout in Young SwimmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... and playing sports for many years to come. Editor's Note: Dr. David Geier is an orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in Charleston, SC. For more information on swimming injuries and other injury treatment and prevention topics, please ...

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  11. What Everybody Ought to Know About Staying Fit On VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | A Weight Lifted

    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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  12. ProEx Physical Therapy invites public to join Mercy in Motion Team to participate in NU Hartford 5KRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    PRLog - Aug. 26, 2014 - HARTFORD, Conn. -- ProEx, a physical therapist owned private practice specializing in orthopedics, spine and sports medicine invites the public to join its Mercy in Motion Team and participate in the NU Hartford 5K Marathon, slated for Saturday October 11th at Bushnell Park in Hartford.

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  13. New Smart Abs App Offers iPhone and Android Personal Fitness Training...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Resistance Technology Ab Device Launching on Indiegogo Utilizes the Accelerometer in Smartphones to Measure Strength, Fitness, Range of Motion and Workout Progress ABXCORE is specially designed to isolate each abdominal muscle, maximizing strength and definition while minimizing the risk of injuries common in traditional sit-ups.

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  14. SPRI Bolsters Commercial Sales TeamRead the original story

    Monday | Sporting Goods Business

    SPRI Products, Inc., a distributor of rubberized resistance products and fitness accessories owned by Gaiam, has added Jonna Pento and Andy Hubbard to its commercial sales team in the health club market; Pento as Eastern Regional Sales Manager and Hubbard as Western Regional Sales Manager.

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  15. Ralph Lauren Launches Biometric Polo Shirt with OMSignalRead the original story

    Monday | Sporting Goods Business

    ... quality of life." With OMsignal technology, which was developed by a team with expertise in neuroscience, sports medicine and engineering, sensors in the shirt deliver a wide variety of physiological data through seamless apparel directly to the ...

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  16. Are some people really allergic to exercise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... swell, develop hives, or most likely a combination of the above. According to the American College of Sports Medicine or ACSM , only 1 to 15 percent of the population is at risk of having or developing this allergy. "Anaphylaxis is a medical ...

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    Yesterday | Daily Star

    ... scared, our heart rate goes up - but is there method to the madness? Christopher Stock from the Centre for Sports Medicine and Human Performance at Brunel University London decided the best way to find out is have a group of subjects watch a scary ...

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  18. US: Ralph Lauren unveils high-performance Polo Tech shirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Just-Style

    ... with proprietary technology from Canadian-based OMsignal, whose team includes experts in neuroscience, sports medicine and engineering. With OMsignal, the shirt itself is the sensor. The OM platform delivers a variety of physiological data directly ...

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  19. Plan proceeds for large Falls apartment projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... buildings. The development's first phase, a 91,000-square-foot Wisconsin Athletic Club and Froedtert Health sports medicine facility, opened last year at the site of the former Stolper Steel/Western Industries factory, which was demolished. It was ...

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  20. Ask a sports medicine doc: Recognizing bone tumors over other sports injuriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Summit Daily News

    A 26-year-old friend of mine was having leg pain and thought it was a sports injury but he was diagnosed with a bone tumor.

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