Clash of the tight ends?
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As the Kansas City Chiefs prepare to take on the Philadelphia Eagles, The Conversation takes a critical look at some of the biggest news stories from the past NFL season.
Medical personnel attend to Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin after he collapsed on the field during an NFL game in Cincinnati on Jan. 2, 2023.
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ESPN commentators avoided speculation and struck a compassionate tone.
Make sure you include a good warm-up.
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Aches, pain and injuries are often reasons people put off exercise.
Road traffic crashes are the most common cause of facial injuries in Nigeria.
More Nigerians should be encouraged to have health insurance to reduce the burden of treating facial injuries.
We need a uniform regulatory framework balancing the risks and benefits of e-scooters, and clarifying avenues for compensation.
Reconsidering the rules of the game may help prevent concussions and other injuries.
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Girls’ rugby is a sport with higher than expected concussion rates. As the sport grows in popularity, preventing concussions is more effective than treating them.
Cirque du Soleil contortionist Aruna Bataa makes it look so easy.
Circus is exciting, though sometimes unpredictable. At any moment during rehearsal, performance or travel, injuries can occur.
Most running injuries happen because of overuse.
Running injuries don’t have to be inevitable.
Musculoskeletal injuries can cause severe pain and lead to greater problems.
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A biomedical engineer explains how human-made materials inserted in the body hold hope to repair painful injuries more efficiently than bone grafts.
Tendon and muscle injuries are the most common.
Top tip: take it slow when you get back to training.
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Once his leg fracture heals, his leg can potentially be just as straight and strong as it was before. But his foot and ankle are more of a worry.
The guidelines are informed by a review of the best available evidence. The less you drink, the lower the risk of harm to your health.
Comparing presentations to Victorian hospital emergency departments in May 2020 to those in May 2019 reveals some important differences.
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Running, jumping, tackling, not to mention handling the ball, means Aussie Rules players risk injuries to their hands and wrists serious enough to send them to the emergency department.
The U.S. is nowhere near the goal, set 20 years ago, of cutting medical errors in half.
Twenty years after a landmark report on preventable deaths and injuries in hospitals, is the medical profession doing better?
Injuries from firearms are a leading cause of death for American children and teens.
Firearms are the second leading cause of death among US children and adolescents.
Tottenham’s Kieran Trippier has been struggling with a persistent groin problem.
Elite football teams that do not have a winter break lose on average 303 more player-days per season to injuries than those teams that do.
Parents can fork out big bucks for different shoes for different sports for their children.
If you’ve been injury-free in your current sports shoe, and you’re performing at a level you are happy with, you may already have the right shoes on your feet.
John Adams believed the fourth of July should be filled with ‘illuminations from one end of this continent to the other.’
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An economist explores data on injuries, which states ban fireworks and other interesting stats on what President John Adams referred to as ‘illuminations.’
Francois Etoundi hurt his shoulder but kept competing to win a bronze medal.
Recent injuries are symptoms of a belief that athletes should stop at nothing to achieve success.