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New Study on Brain Trauma in Athletes and Military Veterans Published in Scientific Journal

A study done by investigators at the Boston University Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy (CSTE) and the Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System,...

Vijay Singh Cries Foul on the PGA Tour and Files Lawsuit over Deer Antler...

Vijay Singh sued the PGA Tour on May 8, a week after his doping case was dropped by the PGA Tour.  The suit claims...

Research: Sports Concussions Linked to Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts

Concussions are connected with substance abuse and suicidal thoughts in adolescents, new research presented at a St. Michael’s Hospital conference on sports-related brain injuries...

American Olympians as Guinea Pigs in Rio

There is supposed to be a global sporting and cultural event that is taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil starting in about three...

Want to Lose Weight? Eat Here

Pop quiz: It's Friday night and you're trying to decide where to take the family for a healthy dinner on the town. Should you...

Roll Tide Roll: Congratulations to UA’s Track and Field Team

As a graduate and former student-athlete of The University of Alabama, I would like to send my congratulations to the Crimson Tide’s track and...

Australian Olympic Committee warning the Rio 2016 Olympic Team of mosquito-borne diseases

“The health of our Team is paramount,” says the Australian Olympic Committee, after six people tested positive for the mosquito-borne Zika virus in Australia...

Recess as Important as Other 3 R’s for Children

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently weighed in on the heavily debated issue of recess in schools and determined that it is a...

Sunday Times Coming after Lance Armstrong

The Sunday Times has warned Lance Armstrong it will “vigorously” pursue its fraud case against the disgraced cyclist following his admission that he used...

Psycho-Social Effects of Sports and Physical Fitness on the Well Being of Veterans

Military personnel face a unique set of daily challenges and are often placed in harm’s way in life or death situations. These highly charged...

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