Wednesday, November 21, 2018

SmartTeams™ Talk: Does Child’s Doctor Know How Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation Differs From Regular Exam?

October 31, 2015 by  
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It is important for parents to ask the doctor doing their child’s pre-participation physical exam (PPE) if they know and can articulate how it its different from a regular physical, says James MacDonald, MD, MPH, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Family Medicine, The Ohio State University, Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. If the […]

SmartTeams™ Talk: Overuse Injuries: Free Play, Conditioning and Rest Are Keys to Prevention

October 30, 2015 by  
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The three keys to minimizing overuse injuries, says James MacDonald, MD, MPH, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Family Medicine, The Ohio State University, Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio are to let kids play without adult supervision,  make sure they get in shape before sports season, and get rest and a break from sports.   […]

SmartTeams™ Talks: Best Drink For Sports Hydration? Mostly Just A Matter of Taste

October 30, 2015 by  
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The consensus of experts is that any tasty drink works for sports hydration unless it is forbidden (e.g. energy drinks, coffee or tea), including room temperature or ice water, or sports drinks, says Dr. Jim MacDonald, a pediatric sports medicine physician at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.    read more MomsTeam

Striding with Skyscrapers: Shoes Of The NYC Marathon

October 29, 2015 by  
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Founded in 1970, the New York City Marathon has grown from 55 finishers to well over 50,000. And, like the city it calls home, the race is truly a melting pot, with athletes professional and casual alike traveling from around the world to run through the five boroughs. In honor of this historic race, the […]

SmartTeams™ Talk: Preventing Heat Illness – Three Tips for Parents

October 29, 2015 by  
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Make fluids readily available at games and practices, pay extra attention to hydration in high heat and humidity, and have an action plan in place if heat illness suspected, says Dr. Jim MacDonald, a pediatric sports medicine physician at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.   MomsTeam

Pierre-Paul, Giants reach deal for rest of season

October 27, 2015 by  
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Pierre-Paul, Giants reach deal for rest of season ESPN.com – TOP

Eastbay Cover Stars Who Have Won A World Series

October 26, 2015 by  
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Since the early 2000s, there have been 15 World Series-winning athletes to have been featured on an Eastbay cover. This year will make 16, but who will it be? New York’s David Wright and Kansas City’s Ben Zobrist have both been on a cover at one point in their career. The first pitch of the […]

Don’t Miss This Today: Eastbay Funk Dunk

October 26, 2015 by  
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Live from Anaheim, Cal., the first-ever #EastbayFunkDunk competition is going down today at 12:15 PST, and you don’t want to miss it. The world’s best dunkers will be competing for a ,000 prize in three jaw-dropping, action-packed rounds. You can live stream this non-stop, dunktacular thrill ride at eastbay.com/funkdunk. Don’t worry, you’ll be able to […]

Chronic Under-Reporting of Concussion Symptoms By Athletes Continues Despite Increased Education and Awareness

October 24, 2015 by  
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WASHINGTON, D.C. October 24, 2015.  Chronic under-reporting of concussions among high school football players persists, despite increased awareness, education and legislation, say researchers in a presentation today the October 2015 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition.  read more MomsTeam

This Weekend’s Can’t-Miss Releases

October 24, 2015 by  
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Each week, we’ll break down the most popular upcoming shoe drops. We’ll give you the lowdown on the prices and sizes, break down the history of the shoe, and give you the scoop on their newest tech features. Check back every week for the hottest releases. If it’s hyped, it’s here. You can check out […]

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