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Five Tips for Staying Sports Injury-free

Exercise and fitness are important at all ages. Especially aging baby boomers find regular exercise is vital for bone, heart and muscle strength. The trick, as we age, is to remain injury-free. Unfortunately, baby boomers, who range in age from 50 to the late 60s, are at higher risk for certain injuries compared to younger […]

High Risk of Overuse Injuries among Ironman-distance Triathletes

Athletes who train for Ironman-distance triathlon events are at high risk for overuse injuries, according to a new study.

Researchers, who published their results in September 2013 in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, studied 174 participants in the 2011 Norseman Xtreme Triathlon in Norway. The triathlon is an ironman distance, where athletes swim, […]

Pain Is Most Common Reason for Doctor Visits; Yet, Few Doctors Have Adequate Training to Effectively Treat Chronic Pain

Pain is the most common reason people go to their physicians. Ironically, few physicians have received adequate training to help patients who suffer from chronic pain, according to an article published in the Journal of American Osteopathic Association.

An estimated 100 million people in the United States are living with chronic pain. A 2011 […]

Postmenopausal Women Might Have Rotator Cuff Tears and Not Know It

Italian researchers studying women before and after menopause found postmenopasual women had nearly three times the number of asymptomatic rotator cuff tears compared to premenopausal women.

This finding, published June 10, 2013 online in the journal Menopause, could present an opportunity to prevent what could later become symptomatic, painful shoulders among women, the researchers […]