Injury Prevention

ACL Knee Injuries - An Ounce of Prevention is Priceless

Nearly a quarter of a million anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries occur each year in North America in athletes who participate in h

Because Curlers Can Pull Muscles, Too

Among the things that a curling team would not seem to need, an official athletic trainer might rank with a beach umbrella and a maid to

Los Angeles Lakers' Injury Problems Costs Millions but Could Be Solved

Twenty-four hours in a day. Sixty minutes in an hour. Forty-eight minutes in a game. Every second counts.

How to Prevent a Pitching Sports Injuries

"The debate over youth pitching has shifted in recent years from what types of pitches youth pitchers should avoid to how many pitches ar

New Youth Baseball Safety Recommendations

Play Ball Safely, With New Baseball Guidelines From Pediatricians:


New Guidelines Seek to Prevent Death in Young Athletes

New guidelines outlining the causes and prevention of sudden death among athletes were released this week by the National Athletic Traine

End Game: Brain Trauma And The Future Of Youth Football In America

"Protect the game of football. Protect our children's brains. The hope is that we can do both. Biology and physics suggest otherwise.

Helmet Fit Critical to Preventing Concussion, Say Researchers

Concussions and the issues that can occur following one, continue to be a serious problem for football players.