Sudden cardiac arrest is rare in athletes, but when it happens it often makes mainstream news headlines. This article examines what causes sudden cardiac death in athletes, risk factors, and sports where it’s most common.
Consumers spend more than $10 billion on sports supplements each year, but outside of a handful of products, few of these products have actually been proven to improve performance. Here’s a look at some of the common ways supplement companies manipulate research to make their products sound more effective than they really are. Title: How… Read more
In February 2020, my Italian visa was on the verge of expiring. Instead of facing the travel restricting barring my entry back to Canada, I moved to Croatia. This is the story of how I discovered baseball in the Balkans. Title: Croatian Baseball Helped Me through a Pandemic Client: Fansided Link: https://fansided.com/2021/11/24/croatian-baseball-global-pandemic/
Running is one of the most common types of physical activity in America. Although running comes with a relatively small risk of sudden injury, overuse injuries are common. This article goes over eight of the most common injuries with tips on how to prevent them.
As of June 2020, the latest research suggests that about 1 to 3 percent of people with COVID-19 will develop pink eye. This article breaks down the latest findings and explains the link between the two conditions.
A rumor began circulating around the internet in 2016 that Apple AirPods can cause brain cancer. However, there’s no evidence that this is the case. This article breaks down the origins of the rumour and the latest research looking at the health risks of Bluetooth.
Even people who hit puberty late are unlikely to continue to grow taller until the age of 25. Most guys hit their peak adult height sometime before the age of 18 but some may experience a small amount of growth into their twenties.