Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:00 PDTNew research finds gradually increasing muscle resistance improves brain function in elderly people. This might delay the onset of dementia.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDTResearchers from the University of Stirling have explored the true impact of heading a football, identifying small but significant changes in brain function immediately after routine heading...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PDTResearchers, it is hoped, will one day find a miracle cure for all kinds of diseases.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have identified changes in white matter in the brains of youth football players after just a single season, despite no diagnosed concussions.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe time of day determines a muscle's energy efficiency and metabolic response.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew research from the University of Montana demonstrates a unique relationship between fluid volume and fluid temperature during arduous work in the heat.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:00:00 PDTYoung athletes ignore safety regulations by returning to play on the same day after a head injury, new study finds. This may lead to serious complications.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTAs little as 10 minutes of high-intensity physical activity per day reduces the amount of adipose tissue and enhances cardiorespiratory fitness in 6-8-year-old children, according to a new study...
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:00:00 PDTThe incidence of football-related TBI is reaching epidemic proportions. Dr. Paul Auerbach has suggested changing the rules of the game to stop the problem.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTProtein shakes are used as nutritional supplements but why might they be an issue for diabetics? Learn about different protein shakes and nutrition tips.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew research from New Zealand's University of Otago suggests that people managing type 2 diabetes should walk after meals to gain the greatest blood sugar-lowering benefits.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PDTHeart study finds frequent and varied exercise is linked to lower risk of premature death in older people, but intense exercise is linked to higher risk.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTOne million participants across four continents provide the most in-depth analysis of exercise and its ability to stave off type 2 diabetes.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTBut overall quality of evidence for impact of exercise during pregnancy not strong.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTBreaking research finds that, in an animal model, exercise can strengthen damaged circuits and help unhealthy neurons work more efficiently.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTExperiencing anger/emotional upset or heavy physical exertion appears to double heart attack risk.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTStanford bioengineer David Camarillo knows all too well that bicycling is the leading cause of sports- and activity-related concussion and brain injury in the United States.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PDTNew research finds even with charity or cash incentives, regularly wearing activity trackers may increase exercise levels, but not enough to boost health.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTThis article provides a brief summary of anatomy, purpose, and disorders of the cerebellum, also offering tips on preserving brain health.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTIn a study of adults with asthma, active individuals had slightly less lung function decline than inactive individuals.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTAlthough rare, sudden cardiac death in young athletes raises serious concerns, especially because most victims report no warning symptoms.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe full range of risk factors for MS are not yet known. Breaking research shows that one contender - level of physical exercise - seems unlikely.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTHyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is known as a cure for SCUBA divers with decompression illness, but it can be used for other conditions. Find out more.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTElderly patients who participated in a structured exercise program reduced the amount of time spent suffering from major disability by 25 percent compared to their peers who did not.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA research group at Uppsala University has investigated how levels of endocannabinoids - which target the same receptors as cannabis - are affected by short sleep duration, and whether acute...