After Getting Sick With GERD, Alicia Recovered and Gained 25 Pounds of Muscle - Here's How
When Alicia Rancier, 30, went away to college, she fell off her healthy habits. Previously an athlete, she traded in her weightlifting sessions for study sessions and turned to...
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After lacrosse players die by suicide, their families speak up on mental health
After the tragic deaths of two high school athletes, their families are hoping to avoid other losses by talking about mental health.
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Controversial cap on testosterone levels in female athletes IS fair, rule scientists
Researchers at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden went through past evidence to find women with very high testosterone could achieve male levels of muscle mass and endurance.
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Exercise capacity of vegan, lacto-ovo-vegetarian and omnivorous recreational runners
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Why Elite Athletes With Mental Health Issues Don't Seek Help?
In elite athletes with mental health issues, coaches and sports governing bodies have a crucial role in helping to de-stigmatise mental ill health and promote a culture of...
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Maternity Leave for Sponsored Runners
A video about female runners losing their pay and health insurance if they are pregnant sends ripples through the running world.
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Stigma deterring elite athletes with mental health issues from seeking help
Stigma is the main reason why elite athletes with mental health issues don't seek the help they need, finds a summary of the available evidence.
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A 16-year-old male athlete presents with fluid-filled lesions
A 16-year-old male presented with a few fluid-filled lesions on his right popliteal area, accompanied by significant pruritus. As the patient continued scratching the area, new...
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UNC School of Medicine's Dr. Harry Stafford Receives Humanitarian Award
Dr. Stafford is being recognized for "his continued efforts in sports medicine and heart health. His efforts continue to impact our local communities and student-athletes...
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Why Stiff Muscles Could Help Make You a Better Athlete
A physical therapist argues that stiff muscles are actually an elite athlete's superpower.
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Mustaches May Guard Against Sun's Rays
For all of those men who view a mustache as a largely ornamental addition to their masculine appearance, a new study reveals it can also guard against lip cancer.
Placental Stem Cells Discovered Regenerate Heart After Heart Attack
Cdx2 cells are stem cells that are derived from the placenta, which are helpful in regenerating healthy heart cells after heart attack, and also other organs.
Exposure to Common Environmental Chemicals Increases Obesity Risk
Obesity and diabetes risk can be increased when individuals are exposed to common environmental chemicals like phthalates. Therefore, there is a need to create awareness among...
Being Overweight is Just as Risky as Being Obese
Overweight and obese teens have similarly increased risks of developing heart disorders, finds a new study.
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Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of Summer. The following weeks will be filled with day trips to the beach, afternoons spent in local parks, and plenty of ice cream to...
Neck Cracking and Stroke: How Risky Is It?
A direct cause-and-effect link has not been established, but the Heart Association-Stroke Association statement recommends that health care providers tell patients of the risk...
From UV dresses to high-tech sensors: How to stay safe in the sun
Sun cream is not the only way to protect against sunburn and the risk of skin cancer. Here, we give verdict on sun protection products
Patients are STILL not being warned of withdrawal pain from depression...
Patients are still not being warned how difficult it can be to come off antidepressants, say psychiatrists campaigning for a reduction in the needless use of the drugs.
Is this proof just one tube of NHS wonder cream really can reverse sun...
Lavinia Newlands, from Amberley, West Sussex, is one of thousands to have dangerous sun damage - but a single treatment of Daylight PDT could be the answer.
Global shopper survey: Energy overtakes weight as top health concern
Nutrition giant DSM has revealed the results of its Global Health Concerns Studies showing âenergyâ has knocked âweightâ off top spot as the most prevalent health concern in EMEA.