Sports Medicine / Fitness News

The latest Sports Medicine News & Fitness News articles published daily. Includes news on sports injuries, injury prevention, treatment, maximizing peak performance and exercise physiology.

  • Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 +0000: Dementia: New WHO prevention guidelines evaluate 12 risk factors - Sports Medicine / Fitness News From Medical News Today
    The WHO have recently released a new set of guidelines around strategies for dementia prevention, in which they evaluate potential interventions.
  • Fri, 17 May 2019 14:00:00 +0000: More women risking heart health through lack of exercise - Sports Medicine / Fitness News From Medical News Today
    New research examines the patterns of physical activity among women in the United States who also have a form of cardiovascular disease.
  • Tue, 14 May 2019 20:00:00 +0000: What to know about calories and body fat - Sports Medicine / Fitness News From Medical News Today
    A pound of body fat contains approximately 3,500 calories. A calorie is a measurement of energy, and to lose weight, a person must consume fewer than they burn. Learn more here.
  • Sun, 12 May 2019 07:00:00 +0000: Do we have the wrong idea about the global obesity 'epidemic?' - Sports Medicine / Fitness News From Medical News Today
    To date, experts have seen urbanization trends as a key driver of the global obesity 'epidemic,' but a major new study now challenges that assumption.
  • Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 +0000: Depression: Exercise may reduce symptoms but not in women - Sports Medicine / Fitness News From Medical News Today
    A recent study concludes that while exercising often relieves symptoms of depression in men, it may not be as effective for women.