Barefoot running: Why you should consider it to prevent injuries
Growing evidence shows running shoes might do more harm than good. Our latest review suggests wearing shoes changes the way we run and weakens the foot in a way that can contribute to common sports injuries. Here's why barefoot running has benefits.
Most golf injuries are the result of improper form or inadequate preparation. Make sure that you are protecting your joints each time you tee off by using these easy golf injury prevention tips.
How To Prevent Injuries
Injuries and fatalities happen all the time due to people being distracted when they are either walking or driving. Make sure this doesn't happen to you.
Olympic athlete's tips to prevent injuries
Soccer star Alex Morgan tore her ACL when she was in high school, but she went on to win Olympic gold in the 2012 summer games. Now, she’s spreading the word about the importance of preventing injuries at clinics across the country
Exercise Tips for Beginners: How to Prevent Injuries
Why Group Training Can Help Prevent Injuries
Group Training with local groups, such as Boca Raton Triathletes, provides many resources for the runner and triathlete to help train properly and prevent in...
Tips to prevent injuries on icy, snowy sidewalks
Ice is building up on many sidewalks across the Midwest. Clinics and emergency departments are beginning to see patients present [...]
Fireworks safety tips to help prevent injuries
Meredith Spell, RN, New Hanover Regional Medical Center's Injury & Violence Prevention Coordinator, discusses fireworks safety. For more information, visit h...
Cold takes extra toll on the elderly; how to prevent injuries
Preventing Injuries: How Can I Keep My Child Safe?
Information from Your Family Doctor Preventing Injuries: How Can I Keep My Child Safe Car safety Use a car seat or booster until your child can properly fit in a seat belt, usually between nine and 12 years of age. Children should sit in the back seat until they are at least 13 years old. Never drive after drinking alcohol or taking drugs. Focus on the road, and don't text and drive. Even hands-free phones increase the risk of a crash. Parent resource:…
Running through the pain: Local athletes share tips on preventing injuries
"It's very hard in the beginning to understand that the whole idea is not to beat the other runners. Eventually you learn that the competition is against the little voice
Fireworks Safety: How You Can Prevent Injuries (Video)
Who doesn’t enjoy fireworks on the Fourth of July? They light up in bursts of color, celebrating independence. Of course, it’s important to celebrate safely. A new study from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) finds an alarming increase in
Urgent Care Tips on How to Prevent Injuries from Falls While Hiking
Spending time outdoors and walking, biking or hiking on the trails at Clark’s Creek Park is a great way to get some fresh air, enjoy nature and observe the area’s wildlife. These activi…
Want to Start Exercising? These 5 Tips Can Help You Prevent Injury
Know the difference between normal soreness and injury
Maximizing Your Child’s Athletic Potential: Expert Advice on Training Smarter and Preventing...
Join the Junior League of Greenwich and the Greenwich Library for a discussion moderated by two-time NBA all-star Allan Houston and featuring a panel of experts from the NBA and NFL on the prevention of adolescent sports injuries.
How to Prevent Injuries on a Scooter
Before taking to the streets on your stylish new scooter, make sure you've taken the proper precautions to keep yourself and your scooter safe.
CarWash Safety 101 blog: Preventing injuries at the wash
Mike Benmosche discusses the importance of employee and customer safety procedures.
Forklift Safety: 4 Tips to Prevent Injuries
One of the biggest dangers in the workplace can be operating heavy machinery, specifically forklifts. With over 100,000 injuries per year, it is important to provide the proper training and equipment to protect your employees.
A runner's guide to preventing injuries
As much as I am loathe to admit it, I am definitely injured, which means my current training consists of working out on elliptical machines at Planet
Tips on Preventing Injuries
Gardner Family Chiropractic in Clifton, NJ shares tips on preventing injuries such as maintaining good posture, seeking chiropractic care and stretching.
Top 10 Preventable Injuries
The top three leading causes of preventable injury-related death – poisoning , motor vehicles and falls – account for nearly 83% of all preventable deaths. No other preventable cause of death—including suffocation , drowning , fire and burns and natural or environmental disasters —accounts for more than 5% of the total In contrast, nonfatal emergency department visits are dominated by fall-related injuries, accounting for 31% of…