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Sports Medicine
September 19, 2017
Georgia’s Gwinnett Medical Center is introducing a sports medicine and concussion mobile unit that will travel throughout the state.
Concussions
September 14, 2017
An editorial in Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research suggests that orthopedic surgeons should reconsider supporting the game of football and possibly no longer cover games, in light of the danger of concussions.
Concussions
September 14, 2017
Researchers at Ohio State University found that brief, daily use of a gaming app could help teenagers in their concussion recovery.
Sports Medicine
September 8, 2017
The parents of a football player at Sachem East High School in Farmingville, N.Y., who was killed when a 400-pound log fell on him during training, plan to sue the school district and the Sachem East Touchdown Club for $15 million.
Sports Medicine
September 8, 2017
At the University of Arkansas, the new UREC Sports Injury Clinic will offer athletic training services to students participating in recreational and club sports four nights a week.
Sports Medicine
September 6, 2017
The Richmond (Va.) Public School District is scrambling to find coverage for its games after Bon Secours Health System announced it would end its contract that provided five athletic trainers.
Sports Medicine
August 31, 2017
At the U.S. Naval Academy, all students must wear dress shoes throughout the day, which seemed to be causing foot injuries among football players. This fall, the team's athletic trainers are devising solutions.
Sports Medicine
August 31, 2017
A North Carolina high school is testing out an injury spotter program during football games this fall, with hopes it will keep athletes safer on the field.
Concussions
August 28, 2017
Last Friday, Creighton Prep used Riddell SpeedFlex helmets, which announce when players take a hard hit, for the first time in a game.
Sports Medicine
August 25, 2017
Through a new program, high school student-athletes in Missouri are being given access to athletic trainers through videoconferencing.
Sports Medicine
August 22, 2017
At risk of losing their athletic trainers due to budget cuts, coaches and administrators at Florida high schools in Hillsborough and Pasco counties are working on figuring out new ways to fund them. 
Sports Medicine
August 22, 2017
The University of Maryland has implemented a markerless movement assessment platform that has reduced injuries and assisted in return-to-play protocols.
Sports Medicine
August 17, 2017
Few athletic trainers are being paid what they are worth, and it’s time to do something about it, says Medfield (Mass.) High School Head Athletic Trainer Maria Hutsick.
Sports Medicine
August 15, 2017
Budget cuts targeting athletic training services have left several Florida high schools scrambling to find coverage before the start of the school year.
Sports Medicine
August 5, 2017
A New Jersey senator says he will propose a law requiring high schools to use Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT) monitors to avoid heat-related illnesses.
Sports Medicine
August 4, 2017
Athletes in Levy County (Fla.) will have athletic trainers from the University of Florida this school year, thanks to the revenue generated by a new participation fee. 
Concussions
August 4, 2017
Neurologists have suggested three ways to enhance concussion management from a scientific standpoint: develop a better definition of concussion, improve diagnosis, and bring in additional research models. 
Technology
August 1, 2017
As part of MLB's collective bargaining agreement with players, restrictions have been placed on the use of wearables.
Optimum Performance
July 28, 2017
With a new focus on ensuring its players get proper sleep, Clemson University has provided a nap room in its recently opened $55 million football complex.
Sports Medicine
July 27, 2017
A recently published study suggests that female runners with a low BMI are at an elevated risk of developing stress fractures and may take longer to recover from injuries.
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