Sports Medicine
March 17, 2017
First comes a sports injury. Then comes a prescription for pain-relieving opioids. Sometimes, the third step is drug abuse. Sports medicine professionals can play a key role in keeping athletes from going down this road. This article first appeared in the March 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. By David Csillan
Sport-specific
March 17, 2017
Lacrosse players need to move with speed and power, so that’s the offseason focus for the University of North Carolina men’s squad. By remaining dedicated to the program, the team reached the top in 2016. This article first appeared in the March 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. By Jason Beaulieu Jason Beaulieu, CSCS, USAW, is the Coordinator of Strength and Conditioning for men’s lacrosse and women’s basketball at the University of North Carolina. He can be reached at: jbeaulie@unc.edu.
Strength and Conditioning
March 17, 2017
Despite being the source for so many athletic movements, power rarely gets the attention it deserves in training programs. This author’s “three pillars of power” philosophy looks to change that. This article first appeared in the March 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. By Nick Tumminello
Nutrition
March 17, 2017
The latest research indicates that athletes with eating disorders should not be treated the same as the general population. In response, a clinic in Massachusetts has developed a unique, athlete-specific program. This article first appeared in the March 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. By Matt Stranberg and Dr. Paula Quatromoni
Facilities
March 17, 2017
At Cliffside Park (N.J.) High School, what was once an old, dirty auto shop garage is now a bright, top-of-the-line athletic training room. Converting one to the other required a little elbow grease and a whole lot of planning. This article first appeared in the March 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. By Phil Struzzi Phil Struzzi, MS, ATC, is Athletic Trainer at Cliffside Park (N.J.) High School. He can be reached at: pstruzzi@cliffsidepark.edu.
Sports Medicine
March 17, 2017
Veteran Athletic Trainer Larry Cooper provides a case study of rehabbing a female cross country runner who had suffered a significant stress fracture.

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