Many types of physical activity, whether in recreational or occupational contexts, have a high prevalence of back pain.
Massage for Sport Performance
The purpose of this chapter is to help the trainer understand how to apply sport massage to athletes who are participating in specific sports.
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Balanced meals provide all of the nutritional requirements to be healthy and perform well.
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Rushing into athletic competition without proper conditioning and training can cause a heat-related injury. Here are a few suggestions to prevent those injuries.
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Understanding the many risk factors for sport injury is essential for designing risk reduction interventions.
The lumbar region may become stiff for reasons similar to those causing stiffness in other regions of the spine, namely immobility or after injury.
Recovery for Performance in Sport
The water-immersion recovery technique consists of covering part of the body, or the whole body, in water.
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A relatively new noninvasive method to investigate changes in muscle architecture is becoming popular. The use of ultrasonography to image muscle structure has proven to be a valid and reliable method of examining changes in muscle.
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Bowling can be traced back more than 5,000 years ago to Egypt. In the 1930s, a British anthropologist named Sir Flinders Petrie discovered a collection of objects in a child�s tomb in Egypt that appeared to have been used for a primitive form of bowling.
Many different theories of negligence have arisen over the years in litigation concerning injuries sustained during contact sports. These theories are limited only by the innovative thought processes of skilled attorneys.
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