Last week our dispensary passed a big milestone. Since the opening of our in-office dispensary we have filled over 100,000 prescriptions for our patients. Our in-office dispensary serves only Trin…
Why More Professional Athletic Teams Are Using Chiropractors
There has been an increasing number of professional athletes and athletic teams in recent years that have chosen to use chiropractors to treat their injuries, help manage their pain, and help keep them at the top of their game in terms of performance and stamina. Top athletes like Jordan Spieth, Phil Mickelson, Vernon Davis, and …
Athletic Shoes: How to Find the Proper Fit
When it comes to athletic shoes, it is important to find the proper fit. A properly fitting athletic shoe can help prevent injury and improve performance.
Athletic Training: Why I Love My Job
I’m an Athletic Trainer. Oh, so you’re a gym teacher? NO. Oh, so you’re a personal trainer? NO Oh, so you’re a strength coach? NO Wait, so what do you do? Believe it or not…
How Sleep can affect Athletic Performance
Tara Hackney PT, DPT, OCS, KTTP from Athletico Physical Therapy discusses how athletes quality of sleep can affect their performance -plus- the best sleep positions for proper spine alignment. Tara…
Why Athletic Women Are Going Under the Knife
For CrossFitters, bodybuilders, and other women in weightlifting, it's not about removing stubborn fat; they're already quite good at decreasing their body fat as they build muscle.
Reaching a Milestone: Researchers Report Results of First 10,000
Researchers are reporting the first results from MSK’s genomic sequencing test, which analyzes patients’ tumors and helps match them to the best treatment.
How Toxins Are Affecting Your Athletic Performance
How Toxins Are Affecting Your Athletic Performance In the industrial age, which spans our entire lives—unless we predate King George II of England!—companies have dumped their harmful by-products and waste into the most convenient places available to them: into the air, rivers, lakes, and other areas where the unwanted materials would seem to “wash away.” It wasn’t until the late 1970s that the EPA began to…
Parents guide to foot health for athletic kids |
A parent’s guide to foot health for athletic kids Millions of American children will participate in warm weather sports this year, from softball to soccer and swimming to cycling. No matter what their sport or whether they play competitively or just for fun, they will have one important thing
6 Tips for Recognizing Milestones in a Life With Cancer
Living with cancer is filled with important dates—milestones. Here are 6 tips to make sure they matter to you in the right way.
How to Prevent Athletic Injury by Training Your Brain
Here are four ways you can enhance your motor control to help keep sports related injuries at bay, or to simply feel more comfortable in your daily life.
Freihofer's Training Challenge "Athletic Training Tip of the Week": Muscle Tightness
As part of the annual Freihofer's Training Challenge, Sean Leggett, ATC, athletic trainer with St. Mary's Healthcare at Amsterdam, provides tips for dealing ...
Jump test tool to predict athletic performance
Researchers studying the impact of fatigue on athletic performance have developed prototype software that can enable coaches to predict when elite athletes will be too fatigued to perform at their best.
Milestones Matter: 10 to Watch for by Age 5
Birth through age five is an exciting time to watch your child grow and learn to do many new things, like smiling, talking, walking and making friends, for the first time. Here are 10 to milestones to watch for.
How to Stay Fit and Athletic During the Holidays
Athletes are urged to avoid an all-or-nothing attitude about holiday eating.
Why Your School Needs An Athletic Trainer
I strongly encourage parents to reach out to athletic directors and let them know they want athletic trainers onsite to help prevent and treat injuries in their athletes.