Sponsored: To Ice or Not to Ice: That is the question
Ice has gotten a bad rap recently. Anti-ice proponents have stated that “Icing doesn’t work,” and ice has “never been proved effective.” Such statements are biased, inaccurate, and just plain wrong. Unfortunately, these claims have done nothing but create confusion and even anger. It’s easy to make these statements by looking at a few selected studies that support the anti-ice position while ignoring the hundreds of other studies on the benefits of cryotherapy.
How A Chargers Athletic Trainer is Pursuing Her Passion While Breaking Barriers
For athletes, playing in the NFL is a dream come true. For Chargers Assistant Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapist, Allison Miner, sharing the same field with those players and working for the team she grew up watching is hers.
Sponsored: What’s the best way to perform “Monster Walks”?
Recently, the hip has become en vogue in rehab and sports training, particularly the gluteal muscles (maximus and minimus). It started with the realization that the hip extensors and abductors play an important role in stability and function, yet are often neglected and weak.
John Hay, James Ford Rhodes High School Athletic Trainers Receive $1,000 in Supplies
John Hay High School and James Ford Rhodes High School received $1,000 of athletic training supplies for the upcoming season through a collaboration between Medco Sports Medicine, Cramer Sports Medicine, Professional Football Athletic Trainers’ Society (PFATS)
Partners Donate Supplies and Equipment to Local High School Athletic Trainers
The Professional Football Athletic Trainers’ Society (PFATS), Medco Sports Medicine, Cramer Sports Medicine and the Indianapolis Colts Athletic Training Staff today donated thousands of dollars in athletic training supplies and equipment to two local Indianapolis High Schools
Sponsored: Top Football Programs Go Next-Level for Athlete Recovery with NormaTec Recovery Rooms
Athletic trainers and players have embraced the benefits of these pneumatic compression devices. Today, many of the nation’s top programs, from elite high schools to NFL training centers, have created dedicated Recovery Rooms for their athletes, powered by NormaTec.