Muscle strains are the most common cause of muscle injury.
Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology eBook
Read how sport and exercise psychology can be used as an academic athletic counselor, fitness professional, and athlete.
Health Professional's Guide to the Physical Management of Parkinson's Disease eBook
A person with Parkinson�s who answers yes to any of these questions should obtain a referral from his or her doctor for the appropriate therapist.
Running shoes work for running because they are designed and manufactured to meet the demands of bearing three to four times the body�s weight on impact.
Focused for Soccer 2nd Edition eBook
To help coaches and players appreciate the need to place attitude training at the heart of their work, I have created a complete player profile.
Fundamentals of Motor Behavior
Over the years, many different theories have been used to explain how people learn.
Physiological Tests for Elite Athletes-2nd Edition
Despite the widespread integration of hydrotherapy into an athlete�s postexercise recovery regime, information regarding these interventions is largely anecdotal. Although a number of physiological responses to water immersion are well researched, the underlying mechanisms related to postexercise recovery are poorly understood.
Fitness & Health-7th Edition
Physical activity is the positive approach to weight control. When you decide to do something about your weight, you are committing to a course of action.
Introduction to Kinesiology 4th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Despite popular opinion, no distinguishable �athletic personality� has been shown to exist. That is, no consistent research findings show that athletes possess a general personality type distinct from the personality of nonathletes.
Lifestyle Wellness Coaching 2nd Edition eBook
Throughout most of the 20th century, needing help or consulting a therapist was thought to indicate an inherent weakness.
It is not unusual for athletes to exhibit an “abnormal” ECG due to the effect of exercise training on the anatomy and autonomic control of the heart. However, it is important to understand which ECG abnormalities may be physiologic and which are likely to be pathologic.