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Drink Up!

We constantly lose water, so we need to replace it. But how much do you really need? Drink Up ... , the American College of Sports Medicine recommends adding 12 ounces of water to your daily intake

Stress Fractures

often occur in the foot after training for basketball, running, and other sports. Stress Fractures ... , and other sports. While stress fractures can occur in many bones that are subjected to repetitive ... stress fracture; sports injury; bone break; orthopedics; overuse; sports workout; sports medicine;

Getting the Most from a Mental Health Support Group

Health America for help finding mental health resources. Sites to try Anxiety and ... that's right for you. Getting the Most from an Online Mental Health Support Group If you have ... mental health, mental health support group, self-help group, find self-help group, online support group

Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Cancer

Complementary medicine is used in conjunction with other therapies. It usually serves to relieve ... those therapies are proven to be safe and effective, they become part of standard medicine. Different ... complementary and alternative therapy and cancer, complementary medicine, alternative medicine, CAM, fraudulent therapy

Sports Injury Prevention

child's safety gear fits properly. Also make sure all sports equipment, such as bats, baskets, and ... physical strengths and weaknesses and help determine which sports are best. A sports physical is a health ... sports safety, sports safety gear

The Pediatric Sports Medicine Specialist

A pediatric sports medicine specialist is a healthcare provider who helps children with injuries ... caused during sports or athletic activities. The Pediatric Sports Medicine Specialist A pediatric ... sports injuries; sports medicine; pediatric sports medicine; medical specialty;

Preventing Sports Injuries

in poor health condition improper warm-up or stretching practices before a sporting event or ... Good preventive steps: Warm up before you work out, alternate days for exercising certain muscle ... sports injury, sports injury prevention, safety sports

Physical Rehabilitation at the Hospital

, healing from an injury, or being treated for a disabling health problem, physical rehabilitation may be an ... important part of your treatment. Physical medicine and rehabilitation, or simply rehab, is a

Health Tip: Escaping Rip Currents

Health Tip: Escaping Rip Currents (HealthDay News) -- Most beach rescues performed by ... lifeguards are caused by rip currents -- strong currents that can pull swimmers under, says the American Red

Exercise During Pregnancy

keeping your heart healthy and your energy up.  It can boost your mood and help you sleep better ... minutes on most days of the week.  If you're not used to exercising, start slowly and build up to 30 ... prenatal; pregnancy; exercise; sports; walking; swimming; bike; cycling; exercising; obstetrics; gynecology; women's health; women's services

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation If you have a heart condition, your healthcare provider may recommend cardiac ... rehabilitation, also called a cardiac rehab program, to help you recover. Your healthcare provider may ... heart; heart health; cardiac rehabilitation; cardiac rehab; heart attacks; heart disease; bypass surgery; angioplasty; cardiovascular; cardiology

Sports Safety

-developing teens not take part in contact sports until their bodies have developmentally "caught up ... with equal amounts of fluids each hour of intense sports activity. You or your child should drink ... sport safety, helmet, sports gear, hydration

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Tests After Diagnosis

Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL): Tests After Diagnosis  What tests might I have after being ... diagnosed? After a diagnosis of ALL, you will likely have other tests. These tests help your ... ALL, tests to evaluate ALL

What Is Sports Medicine

training in sports medicine. Some, but not all, sports medicine healthcare providers have surgical ... Sports medicine healthcare providers have special training to restore function to injured patients ... sports; sports medicine; sports injuries; athletic injuries;

Managing Chronic Pain: Therapies for Mind and Body

*Chronic Pain Therapies Mind Body ... -body therapies may help change how your brain "reads" pain signals. " Managing Chronic Pain ... : Therapies for Mind and Body Both the brain and the body are involved in the pain response. The brain ... 85793; Managing chronic pain: therapies for mind and body; chronic pain management, therapies for mind and body

What Do You Know About Concussions?

injury. Find out more about concussions by taking this quiz. 1. All symptoms of a ... concussion show up right after a head injury. You didn't answer this question. You ... concussion; head injury; traumatic brain injury; sports injury; nausea; vomiting; dizziness; emergency medicine; helmet;

Racket Sports: Tops in Training

as improve your balance, strength, and agility. Racquet Sports: Tops in Training Playing tennis ... improve your balance, strength, and agility. Racquet sports alternate bursts of high-intensity exercise ... racquet sports, work out for racquet sports, heart benefits of racquet sports

Brain Stimulation May Soothe Severe Depression

information The U.S. National Institute of Mental Health has more on brain stimulation therapies ... stimulation techniques, which use electrical currents or magnetic fields to alter brain activity. Medical

Staying Healthy While You Travel

Detailed information on health preparations before you travel and during travel Staying Healthy ... planned. Contact your travel agent to get local health information. This should include food and ... travel health, travelers health, travel medicine

Making Sense of Medical Advice

set up a website making health claims. Good sites to explore for information are those run by ... advice before following it. Closely examine who's giving the health advice. Watch out for the all-too ... medical advice, new health tip, health information web resources, multi-billion-dollar health-fraud industry

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