UFC 270 predictions -- Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane: Fight card, odds, preview, expert picks, prelims
Check out who the experts at CBS Sports are taking in the pair of title fights from Anaheim on Saturday #cirylgane #cbssports #ufc #francisngannou #titlefights (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Different masks for different workouts as exercise evolves with covid-19
“We may start to see custom-designed masks and new materials that are more tuned to the requirements of exercising,” one academic says. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Marlene Cimons Source Type: news

Survival Improving in Sports-Related Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survival Improving in Sports-Related Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Dramatic improvement in survival rates after sports-related sudden cardiac arrests are mainly a result of increased public use of CPR and automated external defibrillators, researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - January 22, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

USA TODAY Sports' NFL divisional round picks and Super Bowl 56 predictions
Eight teams, including top-seeded Packers and Titans, are two wins from Super Bowl 56. And the divisional round should end with a bang as scalding Chiefs host red-hot Bills. #superbowl #roundpicks #usatodaysports #chiefs #packers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sports mouthguards: Contamination, roughness, and chlorhexidine for disinfection - A randomized clinical trial
 Braz Dent J. Nov-Dec 2021;32(6):66-73.doi: 10.1590/0103-6440202104533.AbstractThe aim of the present in vivo study was to evaluate the bacterial contamination of sports mouthguards, surface roughness, and the efficacy of chlorhexidine gluconate spray in the disinfection of these devices. A randomized, blinded cross-over clinical trial was performed with twenty 9 to 13 years old children who practiced martial arts and participated in all phases of the study. They were instructed to wear mouthguards 3 alternated days a week for 1 hour and, after use, to spray sterile tap water or chlorhexidine 0.12%. The mouthguar...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 21, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

The Common Exercise Advice You Should Actually Ignore
Whether you sweat in a studio or in your living room, experts share how to reframe the way you think about fitness. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Concussion nondisclosure in youth sports - Bretzin AC, Anderson M, Bhandari N, Schmitt A, Beidler E.
CONTEXT: Studies regarding sport-related concussion (SRC) reporting behaviors and reasons for nondisclosure primarily focus on older athletic populations. Youth athletes participating in contact sports are also at risk for SRC; however, little is known abo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Descriptive epidemiology of injuries in Japanese collegiate men's basketball: 2013/2014 to 2019/2020 - Sekine Y, Kamada K, Koyama T, Hoshikawa S, Uchino S, Komatsu T.
This study investigated the incidence of injury among Japanese collegiate men... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Head impact exposure and biomechanics in university varsity women's soccer - Kenny R, Elez M, Clansey A, Virji-Babul N, Wu LC.
The objective of the current st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Return to play in long-standing adductor-related groin pain: a Delphi study among experts - Vergani L, Cuniberti M, Zanovello M, Maffei D, Farooq A, Eirale C.
BACKGROUND: Groin pain is a very common injury in multidirectional sports such as soccer, ice hockey, rugby and Australian football. Long-standing adductor-related groin pain is a persistent clinical condition and a frequent complaint in athletes involved ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Take 2 steps and call me in the morning: Exercise as a prescription for depression
The pandemic and revolving lockdowns have sharpened public health focus on treating mood disorders such as depression with relatively simple but effective exercise. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

French premier says vaccine pass to go into effect Monday
French Prime Minister Jean Castex says a new COVID-19 pass will go into effect Monday, severely restricting the public lives of those who refuse to get inoculated by banning them from domestic flights, restaurants, sports events and other venues (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Peloton Shares Fall on Report of Company Halting Production
The exercise-equipment maker is grappling with slowing demand. #exerciseequipmentmaker #pelotonsharesfall (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celebratory Binge Drinking a Potential Trigger for New-Onset AF Celebratory Binge Drinking a Potential Trigger for New-Onset AF
Certain holidays and mega sports events were linked to spikes in alcohol use and, separately, to acute bouts of new atrial fib that could represent teachable moments, optimistic researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

PFT ’s NFL 2022 divisional round picks - NBC Sports
Six postseason games down, seven to go.MDS won the wild-card round with a 5-1 record. I went 4-2.This week, we disagree on one of the four games.For the year, I’m 181-96-1. MDS is 177-100-1.For... #nbcsportssix #titansmds #roundpicks #thetitans #pft #postseasongames (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Djokovic-backed ‘biotech’ firm’s approach likened to homeopathy
QuantBioRes says it designs treatments for viral diseases based on electromagnetic frequencyA Danish “biotech” company in which Novak Djokovicholds a majority stake is working on a “frequency” treatment for Covid-19 that an expert says bears similarities to the principles of homeopathy.The world No 1 men ’s tennis player was forced to leave Australia on Sunday after the country’s immigration ministercancelled his visa on the basis that his presence in Australiamight risk “civil unrest” as he is a “talisman of anti-vaccination sentiment ”.Continue reading... (Sourc...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 20, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey Tags: Biotechnology industry Pharmaceuticals industry Coronavirus Novak Djokovic Business Science Sport World news Source Type: news

Film studio in space planned for 2024
Space Entertainment Enterprise, co-producers of Tom Cruise ’s forthcoming space-set film, have announced a production studio 250 miles above EarthThe company co-producing Tom Cruise ’s forthcoming space film has unveiled plans for a film production studio and a sports arena in zero gravity.Space Entertainment Enterprise (SEE) has said their planned completion date is December 2024 for the module, named SEE-1, which will dock onAxiom Station, the commercial wing of the International Space Station (ISS).Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 20, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Catherine Shoard Tags: Film Space International Space Station Film industry Business Culture Science Tom Cruise Source Type: news

Getting Back to Sports After Recovering from COVID-19
THURSDAY, Jan. 20, 2022 -- Folks who've had a tough case of COVID-19 shouldn't hit the gym for basketball or an aerobics class without getting checked out by their doctor first, according to the American College for Sports Medicine. The disease... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 20, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Europe considers new COVID-19 strategy: accepting the virus
MADRID — When the coronavirus pandemic was first declared, Spaniards were ordered to stay home for more than three months. For weeks, they were not allowed outside even for exercise . #spaniards (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: The easy exercise that could improve brain activity
RESEARCHERS at Michigan State have found a new exercise that can help error prone people to better manage their lives. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U. of Michigan reaches $490M settlement over sexual abuse
The University of Michigan has agreed to a $490 million settlement with more than 1,000 people who say they were sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor during his nearly four-decade career... #universityofmichigan #sportsdoctor (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Assessing the impact of outdoor activities on mental wellbeing; focusing on the walking path in urban area - Heidarzadeh E, Rezaei M, Haghi MR, Shabanian H, Lee Y.
BACKGROUND: Provided that COVID-19 pandemic has led to mental wellbeing disorders for city dwellers, and given that there is a significant association between outdoor activities and mental health, this paper investigated how the frequency of walking during... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news

Awareness and use of mouthguards in risk sports by Spanish children between 6 and 18 years of age - Guinot F, Manrique S.
AIM: To investigate awareness and frequency of use of mouthguards in children and adolescents who engage in high-risk sports in various federated sports clubs in different provinces of Catalonia (Spain). MATERIALS: A total of 207 athletes aged between 6... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Nick Saban, others urge Manchin to help pass voting rights bill
University of Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and other prominent sports figures with ties to West Virginia have urged U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin to support sweeping legislation to protect the... #nicksaban #westvirginia #universityofalabama #joemanchin (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ashleigh Barty health: Tennis World No 1 on being 'aware of mental health' after battle
ASHLEIGH BARTY is seeded as number one for women's singles in this year's Australian Open. The Australian world number one dominated the court in her first round match against Lesia Tsurenko, progressing into the second round in a staggering 54 minutes. Although thriving when playing in front of her home crowd, at the beginning of her career Barty left the sport altogether as a result of a mental health battle. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ghana: Covid-19 - LCB Worldwide Ghana Fumigates Abossey Okai, Other Market Centres
[Ghanaian Times] LCB Worldwide Ghana Limited, a crisis management company, on Sunday, undertook a fumigation exercise of shops at AbosseyOkai and other market centres within the Greater Accra Region. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Exercise addicts urged to build in rest days
A mental health charity is concerned some people are overdoing it to cope with stress and anxiety. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Packers are the betting favorite to win the Super Bowl
Eight teams remain in the hunt for a Super Bowl trophy. Who’s the favorite to win it?According to the Points Bet sports book, the Packers are the current favorites, at +375. The Chiefs are next,... #packers #bucs #thebills #sportsbook #superbowleight #chiefs (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two symptoms to triage acute concussions: using decision tree modeling to predict prolonged recovery after a concussion - Robinson M, Johnson AM, Fischer LK, MacKenzie HM.
The objective was to examine the 22 variables from the Sport Concussion Assessment Tool's 5th Edition Symptom Evaluation using a decision tree analysis to identify those most likely to predict prolonged recovery after a sport-related concussion.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Which psychosocial factors are associated with return to sport following concussion? A systematic review - van Ierssel J, Pennock KF, Sampson M, Zemek R, Caron JG.
BACKGROUND: Psychosocial factors predict recurrent injury and return to preinjury level of performance following orthopedic injury but are poorly understood following concussion. Current management protocols prioritize physical measures of recovery. Theref... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news

Epidemiology of injuries sustained in professional Australian netball: a three season cohort study - Toohey LA, Antcliff A, Drew MK, Wells F, Saunders N, Piromalli LE, West S, White S, Fox AS.
OBJECTIVES: To report the medical attention and time-loss injury epidemiology of Australia's premier netball competition. DESIGN: Descriptive epidemiological study. METHODS: One-hundred and nineteen players in the Suncorp Super Netball leag... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news

Foot-launched flying sport fatalities in the Canton of Berne, Switzerland - Soldati FO, Jackowski C, Sch ön CA.
We describe the epidemiology, incident circu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

The dark side of sports: personality, values, and athletic aggression - Greitemeyer T.
The present research examined whether the Dark Tetrad facets-narcissism, Machiavellianism, psychopathy, and everyday sadism-are predictive of engagement in athletic aggression. In Study 1, participants (N  = 603) received a list of 46 sport activities and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Football-related maxillofacial injuries - Gallagher N, Collyer J, Shelley MJ, Sneddon KJ, Bowe CM.
This study retrospectively examined data on ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Meeting the Physical Activity Guidelines in Children Meeting the Physical Activity Guidelines in Children
The physical activity guidelines recommend a daily minimum of exercise for children, but accumulating the same overall weekly average may realize equal health benefits.Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Elite Athletes and Women in Arduous Occupations Elite Athletes and Women in Arduous Occupations
This article explores the impact of pregnancy and childbirth changes on elite female athletes and women in physically demanding occupations. When is it safe for these women to return to sport or work?Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

NFL playoff schedule 2022: Bracket, dates, times, TV channel, scores for AFC, NFC Wild Card round games - NBC Sports
Fourteen teams remain, all with their eyes on the 2022 Super Bowl in Los Angeles. Click here for the full NFL playoff schedule, AFC and NFC games scores and more. #superbowl #nbcsports #tvchannel #afc #nfc #wildcard (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Djokovic could be barred from French Open for refusing COVID vaccine, too
French officials say a new law requiring COVID vaccination for anyone entering sports venues will apply to athletes, without exceptions. #frenchopen #sportsvenues #djokovic (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise Slows Progression, Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's Exercise Slows Progression, Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's
The study found moderate-to-vigorous exercise and even ordinary physical activity has a beneficial impact on slowing disease progression and cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 17, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Novak Djokovic returns to Serbia after Australia bars entry, French Open may do the same
A plane carrying Djokovic touched down in his native Serbia on Monday. That closed at least the first chapter in a dizzying drama that has resonance in the world of elite sports, Australian... #frenchopen #novakdjokovic (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novak Djokovic can't play French Open unless vaccinated, French Sports Ministry says
There will be no exemptions at the second Grand Slam of the year after France passed a new law on Sunday. #frenchopen #novakdjokovic #sportsministry #grandslam (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When Dementia Strikes at an Early Age
Dementia in a person in their 30s, 40s or 50s poses special challenges, starting with getting a diagnosis. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Alzheimer ' s Disease Memory Dementia Dreams Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Brain Sports Injuries Age, Chronological Frontotemporal Dementia JAMA Neurology (Journal) Source Type: news

Study protocol for a prospective cohort study identifying risk factors for sport injury in adolescent female football players: the Karolinska football Injury Cohort (KIC) - Tranaeus U, Weiss N, Lyberg V, H ägglund M, Waldén M, Johnson U, Asker M, Skillgate E.
INTRODUCTION: Football [soccer] is a popular sport among young females worldwide, but studies concerning injuries in female players are scarce compared with male players. The aim of this study is to identify risk factors for injury in adolescent female foo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Preseason symptom reporting and cognition in middle school athletes with past concussions - Iverson GL, Berkner PD, Zafonte R, Maxwell B, Terry DP.
This study examined the association between past concussions and current preseason symptom reporting and cognitive performance in 9,257 youth ages 11-13. Participants completed neurocognitive testing prior to participating in a school sports between 2009 a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Football Morning In America, Wild-Card Weekend - Peter King, NBC Sports
Peter King's Football Morning In America column on Wild-Card Weekend covers Cowboys-49ers, Bills-Patriots and more NFL playoffs. Plus MVP and all-pro votes. #peterking #cowboys49ers #billspatriots #wildcardweekend #nbcsports #playoffs (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

France OK's law banning unvaccinated from restaurants, sports arenas as COVID cases surge
France's government on Sunday approved a new law that will ban the unvaccinated from all restaurants, sports arenas, and other venues as COVID cases driven by the highly contagious omicron variant... #sportsarenas (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

No vaccine? No cafe, according to new French virus law
Law excludes unvaccinated people from restaurants, sports arenas, other venues. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

When do the 2022 NFL playoffs start: Times, TV channels, games today, schedule, dates for Wild Card weekend - NBC Sports
The 2022 NFL Playoffs are fast approaching, and the playoff picture is taking shape. Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming postseason. #nbcsports #postseason #playoffs #nflplayoffs (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Parkinson’s progression may slow with four hours a week of exercise, study says
Parkinson’s patients who were active for at least that amount of time had less decline, researchers found. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - January 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Linda Searing Source Type: news

13-year-old student dies after fentanyl overdose at Connecticut school
The seventh-grader had been listed in “grave condition” at a hospital after he collapsed in the gymnasium at the Sports and Medical Science Academy in Hartford on Thursday. #seventhgrader #fentanyloverdose #gymnasium (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news