Sports Medicine News
Muscle doesn’t weigh more than fat Aug 16, 2018 The reassuring phrase ‘muscle weighs more than fat’ can be heard reverberating in gyms across the country, but how much truth is there to it? Registered dietitian Roberta Anding says not much.
Use your ‘header’ to stay healthy during World Cup Jun 14, 2018 However you decide to join in on the World Cup excitement, try these tips from other sporting events that our Baylor College of Medicine experts recommend to stay healthy.
Rugby injuries: what you need to know Mar 1, 2018 When it comes to rugby injuries, education and preparation are the keys to prevention. Dr. Jason Ahuero breaks down the sport’s potential injuries and ways to prevent them.
New treatment offers pain relief without surgery Feb 21, 2018 A Baylor expert says a fat-derived stem cell injection may be an option for those seeking relief from sports related injuries due to conditions like osteoarthritis of the knee, partial rotator cuff tears, joint and tendon injuries, or tennis elbow.
You’re never too old to play sports Feb 20, 2018 Sports medicine expert Dr. Rosalyn Nguyen says muscle conditioning and proper training can help reduce age-related loss of muscle mass and minimize the risk of injury.
How to find your inner Olympian Feb 8, 2018 As athletes from around the world descend upon South Korea, it’s likely that fans everywhere will be inspired to consider going back to your favorite sport or even trying a new one.
Keep warm with cold weather workout gear Dec 20, 2017 When the weather outside is frightful, it doesn’t stop fitness enthusiasts from outdoor workouts. Dr. Theodore Shybut has important tips for your cold weather workout gear.
Baylor College of Medicine partners with Houston SaberCats Dec 13, 2017 Baylor College of Medicine has partnered with the Houston SaberCats to be the official medical providers for Houston’s first professional rugby team.
How to incorporate fitness into your daily life Sep 14, 2017 Dr. Irvin Sulapas gives his tips on how to incorporate fitness into your daily life.
Expert says think twice before skipping physical therapy Jul 18, 2017 Melanie McNeal says skipping physical therapy recommendations could make your injury worse.