To spread the scientific production in the areas of exercise and sport sciences, through the publication of results of original research and other document forms that contribute for the basic and applied knowledge in physical activity, exercise and sport in the scope of Biological Science... Leia mais.
Exercise during pregnancy may be as effective in protecting the next generation from age-related health risks as efforts made during the offspring´s own adulthood. Researchers think that short-term lifestyle changes during pregnancy may have a long-lasting effect on future generations.
Athletes in the National Football League who underwent patellar tendon repair had worse return-to-play rates, career length after surgery, games played and performance at 1 year and 2 years to 3 years after surgery compared with other injuries, according to study results.
I am very honored to launch the new Swiss Junior Doctors and Undergraduate Perspective blog series. This series will help amplify Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM) as a medical specialty in our country. It will also encourage dialogue and raise awareness about SEM issues, both unique to Switzerland, and global. Topics of interest will likely include: (i) access to ‘hands-on’ learning opportunities (ii) strategies to raise awareness about and implement physical activity in the daily care of patients, (iii) the integration of research and practice.
Participating in yoga is relatively safe, according to a new study which was the first large scale analysis of yoga injuries. Yoga-related Injury rates are rising, especially in older participants.