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Sports Medicine: What Happens With Ankle Sprains?

commons.wikimedia The ankle ligamentous sprain injury is the most common single type of acute sport trauma.  Over the years, various preventive strategies have been implemented. However, a recent epidemiology revealed that ankle sprain injuries still dominated in sport injury, as...

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Sports Medicine: How Safe is Buying Supplements?

Sports Medicine All You Wanted to Know About Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements In Part 4d of this series about Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements, we will explore dietary supplements used by all of us – athletes and nonathletes – for our...

Sports Medicine: What’s the Impact of Fish Oil? 0

Sports Medicine: What’s the Impact of Fish Oil?

In this article, we will explore fish oil and Vitamin B-12 dietary supplements. We include a great deal of well-researched up-to-date medical information about the fish oil you may take, so that you can use it to get the most...

Sports Medicine: Do We Need Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements? 2

Sports Medicine: Do We Need Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements?

In this part and the following articles in this series about Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements, we will explore dietary supplements used less often by athletes to improve performance. In addition, many non-athletes use these as well.  We will also...

Sports Medicine: Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements 0

Sports Medicine: Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements

In Part 3 of this series on Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutritional Supplements, we will explore some of the dietary supplements used by athletes to improve performance. Future articles will continue this discussion, as a full discussion of all of them...

Sports Medicine: All You Wanted to Know About Sports Nutrition and Energy Production – Part 2 1

Sports Medicine: All You Wanted to Know About Sports Nutrition and Energy Production – Part 2

Figure 1. Making good diagnoses. Figure 2. A Balanced diet is the best way to eat for energy and good health.   In Part 1 of this article, we discussed energy production, storage and expenditure.  Part 2 explores how we...

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Sports Medicine: All You Wanted to Know About Sports Nutrition and Energy Production – Part 1

Sports nutrition is the study and practice of nutrition and diet as it relates to athletic performance. It is concerned with the type and quantity of fluid and food taken by an athlete, and deals with nutrients such as vitamins,...

Sports medicine: All You Wanted to Know About Drugs and Doping in Sports – Part One 1

Sports medicine: All You Wanted to Know About Drugs and Doping in Sports – Part One

 The latest news stories about Lance Armstrong, Alex Rodriguez, and other athletes, initiated the desire to write this article to educate readers about the topic of doping and drugs in all sports. While it is not as much as a...