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Sports Medicine
March 16, 2018
Some years, it’s knees. Some years, it’s shoulders. When a certain issue seems to be plaguing your athletes, Texas Christian University Head Athletic Trainer for Football David Gable says sit down with your staff to figure out why. 
March 9, 2018
Combining information from the biomechanics lab and wearable tech, a new arm sleeve for baseball pitchers hopes to help with training, injury prevention, and longitudinal studies. 
March 6, 2018
Looking to maximize player performance throughout its minor and major league teams, the Texas Rangers have adopted a hands-on approach to sports nutrition.
Sports Medicine
March 2, 2018
Ever wonder what it takes to become a sports medical provider for U.S. Olympic athletes? Here's an inside look. 
Sports Medicine
February 23, 2018
In exchange for renaming its football venue Logansport Memorial Hospital Stadium, Logansport (Ind.) Community School Corp will receive $500,000 worth of medical care over the next 10 years.
Sports Medicine
February 20, 2018
A behind-the-scenes look at the medical procedures employed by athletic trainers, physicians, and data technicians during an NFL football game. 
Sports Medicine
February 16, 2018
NATA Secondary School Athletic Trainers’ Committee Chair Larry Cooper says establishing a relationship with your team physician is the “single most important investment you can make for your professional development.” Here are his tips on how to do it. 
February 13, 2018
A year after a fraternity pledge died in the house where Tim Bream served as an advisor, he will step down as Head Athletic Trainer for Football at Penn State University. 
Sports Medicine
February 9, 2018
Using motion capture technology, researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center uncovered new solutions to clearing up low-back pain in runners. 
New Research
February 6, 2018
Researchers report that ball velocity from fastballs may factor more heavily on baseball pitchers’ joints than other pitches. 
Sports Medicine
February 2, 2018
After a sports-related emergency identified weaknesses in protocols, athletic trainers and EMS in South Carolina are working together to create a standard for these situations. 
Company News
January 30, 2018
Senaptec, the leader in stroboscopic eyewear, is excited to announce the release of the Senaptec Quad Strobe eyewear.  Quads are the next generation of stroboscopic eyewear designed to improve reaction time, spatial awareness, balance, and visuomotor skills. Using liquid crystal technology, the lenses flicker between clear and opaque, removing visual information and forcing an individual to process more efficiently.  The new Senaptec Quad Strobe eyewear allows the user to select regions of strobing to customize a performance or therapy activity. 
Optimum Performance
January 30, 2018
Rest and recovery are always important for athletes—especially when they’re more than 30,000 feet in the air. Here’s how several pro teams keep their players in top shape during airplane travel.
January 26, 2018
For those who work in athletics, there may be nothing more gratifying than being enshired in your alma mater's Hall of Fame. Veteran athletic trainer Maria Hutsick relays what the moment meant for her.
Sports Medicine
January 25, 2018
The athletic trainer and strength coach for University of Central Florida football recently teamed up to diagnose sleep apnea in an offensive lineman, which the player says has drastically changed his life. 
January 19, 2018
A new study by Boston University researchers has correlated hits to the head, rather than concussions, to the onset of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).
January 18, 2018
When faced with the prospect of losing his district’s athletic trainers due to budget restraints, this Colorado high school athletic director launched a fundraising campaign to continue coverage. 
Optimum Performance
January 16, 2018
At Emory University, the athletics department has teamed with the department of mathematics and computer science to study the training of swimmers.
January 12, 2018
Studies suggest athletes with learning disabilities face a higher rate of head injuries. In response, many athletic trainers are working hard to better screen these individuals during concussion baseline testing. 
Optimum Performance
January 11, 2018
A look at how the University of North Carolina's men's basketball program works in recovery while traveling during the season.
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