July 2015

CERVICAL SPINE DEGENERATION WORSE IN FORMER RUGBY PLAYERS

Former rugby players tend to suffer greater degeneration of the cervical spine, according to a French study. Researchers used clinical examinations and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies to determine whether retired professional rugby players experience more serious symptoms of cervical spine degeneration than people in the general population. They recruited 101 retired rugby players and

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ANKLE SLEEVES AND LACE-UP BRACES CAN ENHANCE ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE

People who wear silicone ankle sleeves or lace-up ankle braces when they participate in sports can benefit from improved neuromuscular control, according to new research. A study presented at the recent annual meeting of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) showed that such support aids can benefit an athlete´s performance, although it´s not

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ANKLE SLEEVES AND LACE-UP BRACES CAN ENHANCE ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE

People who wear silicone ankle sleeves or lace-up ankle braces when they participate in sports can benefit from improved neuromuscular control, according to new research. A study presented at the recent annual meeting of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) showed that such support aids can benefit an athlete´s performance, although it´s not

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