Ankle Taping vs ankle bracing
Ankle Taping Versus Ankle Bracing

Both taping and bracing play an important role in the prevention of ankle injuries and in the return to play of athletes with ankle injuries. The question that is often asked by…

Making Weight: Helpful or Harmful?

Many athletes fantasize about losing weight (“Wouldn’t it be nice to lose a few pounds…”). But some athletes have to lose weight in order to meet a specific division for their sport.…

What is a Sports Medicine Doctor
Types of Sports Medicine Professionals

By Terry Zeigler, EdD, ATC  Knowing the health care system as well as having a fundamental understanding of the different health care professionals and their areas of expertise can save the patient…

concussion testing telehealth
Concussion Testing Online With Telehealth

Using Telehealth, concussion care specialists may make a diagnosis and design an individualized treatment plan.   Concussion online tests are one of the methods your doctor may use to diagnose a concussion. Read…

low calorie sweetener
Are Low Calorie Sweeteners Good For Athletes?

Today’s athletes are confronted with a plethora of foods and beverages containing low-calorie sweeteners (LNCS), like Diet Pepsi, Halo-Top ice cream, Gatorade Zero, or Nuun.  Some questions that arise: Are these products…



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