Sports Medicine News
Sports medicine experts applaud new spine injury guidelines Jul 27, 2015 The National Athletic Trainers’ Association recently released new guidelines for treating athletes with potential spinal cord injuries on the field, a decision applauded by a sports medicine expert at Baylor College of Medicine.
Tips help prevent blisters Jun 18, 2015 While blisters can be a common occurrence for those leading an active lifestyle, they can be prevented. Our sports medicine experts offer tips for blister prevention.
Thirsty? You’re already dehydrated Jun 15, 2015 Summertime means lots of people are outside dealing with the heat – some by choice and some because they have to. Whatever the reason, staying hydrated is the key to dealing with hotter temperatures.
Baylor College of Medicine partners with Texas Southern University to provide healthcare for student athletes Apr 27, 2015 Sports medicine physicians at Baylor College of Medicine are now the official team physicians for Texas Southern University men’s and women’s athletic teams.
Athletic trainers cover all bases for sports teams Mar 17, 2015 Athletic trainers' specialty is centered around appropriate sports medicine care on the field, from pre-injury all the way through post-injury.
Baylor sports medicine expert addresses great debate on running versus walking Mar 9, 2015 Dr. Theodore Shybut examines the benefits of running and walking when it comes to forms of exercise.
Don’t let back pain disrupt your sleep Feb 6, 2015 If back pain has you tossing and turning at night, an expert at Baylor College of Medicine has a few tips that could help you catch some Zs.
Safely, slowly introduce new workout routines Jan 5, 2015 Sports medicine expert Dr. Theodore Shybut offers tips on how to safely participate in new exercises in the new year.
Ensure safe start to school with sports physical Aug 15, 2014 Participating in school sports is a great way for kids to get exercise and stay healthy but it’s important they get a sports physical before starting an activity, say experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Encourage non-athletic children to become physically active Aug 14, 2014 Not every child is immediately drawn to athletics, but all children and teens should learn the importance of physical activity as a part of a healthy lifestyle.