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  1. Stewart Hillis: Expert in sports science who served the Scotland...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... and returning as a consultant cardiologist 10 years later. There he developed BSc and Masters courses in Sports Medicine. He served two clubs, Clydebank (for 27 years from 1970) and Rangers (one season in the late 1990s), and was behind the creation ...

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  2. How much hockey is too much?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... children should not train for more than 18 to 20 hours a week. The American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness recommends that children play only one sporting activity to a maximum of five days a week with at least one day ...

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  3. New article makes recommendations for combating obesity epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | National Provisioner

    ... along with ILSI North America, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and the American College of Sports Medicine, held a webinar for health professionals Aug. 28 on the same subject as the paper; it can be viewed here . In addition to Smith Edge, ...

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  4. Bay Area youth athletes suffering severe 'adult' sports injuries at younger agesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... said Nirav Pandya, a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and director of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland's Sports Medicine Center for Young Athletes. "Sometimes half of my clinics are kids under 11 that are playing year-round sports and getting ...

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  5. Why Walking To Work Is More Than Just Good ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Switched

    ... spaces can actually put the mind in a meditative state , according to a 2013 study in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. Other studies also show evidence that walking reduces stress . Earlier this year, Dartmouth researchers added support to ...

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  6. Youth athletes suffering severe 'adult' sports injuries at younger agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    ... said Nirav Pandya, a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and director of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland's Sports Medicine Center for Young Athletes. "Sometimes half of my clinics are kids under 11 that are playing year-round sports and getting ...

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    Wednesday Sep 3 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... research based, it's epidemiologically backed and it has facts behind it," said Dr. Paul Echlin, who runs a sports medicine clinic in Burlington, Ont. Echlin, who co-authored the article with Dr. Ross Upshur, director of clinical research at ...

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  8. Regents to consider renovations for athletic campus and IM BuildingRead the original story

    Monday | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... will include shared performance space, locker rooms, strength and conditioning facilities, meeting space and sports medicine facilities. When completed, the space is expected to host national, regional and local competitions but will be also be ...

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    Monday | News Times

    ... he was elected chief resident. He continued his training at the Mount Sinai to complete a fellowship in sports medicine and interventional spine treatments. During that time, he also served as team physician for the Globe Institute Junior College ...

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  10. Can Intensive Exercise Harm the Heart?: The Benefits of Competitive...Read the original story

    Monday | Circulation

    Correspondence to Benjamin D. Levine, MD, FACC, FACSM, FAPS, Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine, Texas Health Resources and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 7232 Greenville Avenue, Suite 435, Dallas, TX 75231-5129. E-mail Elite athletes are paragons of physical fitness in our society, and an entire sports-industrial complex has developed from playing/watching/marketing sports.

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  11. To make the most of a workout, experts say set the proper paceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Austin Times

    ... paced, according to Cyrus. Neal Pire, a strength and conditioning specialist with the American College of Sports Medicine, said the talk test, also called the ventilatory threshold (VT) is a good way for the individual exerciser to gauge intensity. ...

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  12. Mixing Business With FitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Wall Street Journal

    "Breaking the ritual of sitting around a boardroom table helps open up thinking and create a more comfortable, trusting atmosphere," says Bob Berk, the chairman of Vistage International, a Chicago business-networking group. Jordan Metzl, a sports-medicine physician at New York's Hospital for Special Surgery, says studies have shown that being in a group atmosphere increases a person's exertion levels by 15% to 20%.

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  13. Acupuncture offers alternative to medicine for various ailmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Aiken Standard

    Editor's note: This is part two in an occasional series about alternative medicine. If you or someone you know uses an alternative form of medicine, email Stephanie Turner at sturner@aikenstandard.com.

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  14. Key to Exercise Success: Proper PacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News Max

    ... paced, according to Cyrus. Neal Pire, a strength and conditioning specialist with the American College of Sports Medicine, said the talk test, also called the ventilatory threshold (VT) is a good way for the individual exerciser to gauge intensity. ...

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  15. Hot jobs: Physical therapist finds inspiration in careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Indianapolis Star

    A passion for sports, specifically baseball, forged Jamey Gordon's career as a physical therapist. Gordon discovered the profession following a baseball injury in college.

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  16. Massive Sports Complex Planned for MeridianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Boise Weekly

    ... graduation, state championships and conventions; a fitness center; an educational wing; and a full-service sports medicine and rehabilitation suite. "It's an all-under-one-roof component, so you have sports medicine components, you have fitness ...

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  17. Body Rolling Classes start again at MidCoast Recreation CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Herald Gazette

    New sessions of YamunaA Body Rolling classes will be starting at MidCoast Recreation Center. The Monday class, from 5:00 - 6:15 pm, starts on September 15 and Wednesdays classes, from 4:00 to 5:15 pm, will start on September 17. Located on Route 90, just east of Route 17 in Rockport, Mid-Coast Recreation Center is a nonprofit committed to the promotion of healthy living for children, adults, and families in our community through sports and fitness programs YamunaA Body Rolling was created by Yamuna Zake, and is part of her bigger picture called Body Sustainability, with the primary objective of improving the quality of the body and prevent its breakdown.

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  18. New Gilbert schools partner boosts athlete careRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Arizona Republic

    Through a partnership with Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, Gilbert Public Schools will be able to provide advanced care to its student athletes. New Gilbert schools partnership boosts athlete care Through a partnership with Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, Gilbert Public Schools will be able to provide advanced care to its student athletes.

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  19. New owners of Oz Fitness gyms in Spokane plan upgrades - Fri, 12 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Two Washington state business owners who have operated gyms in the Seattle area have purchased four Oz Fitness locations in Spokane and plan to spend more than $1 million to upgrade the facilities and expand the operation.

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  20. Study Links High Sodium Intake Among Smokers to Greater RA RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Rehab Management

    ... therapists, PTs in private practice, physiatrists, assistive technology providers, athletic trainers, sports medicine specialists, and other rehabilitation professionals. With a 20,000 circulation, Rehab Management offers special sections devoted to ...

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