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Winter sports injuries - prevention tips by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Sun 20 Dec 2009 12:00am Published December 20th, 2009 in , , , , , , - The tragic death of actress Natasha Richardson put a spotlight on the potential risks inherent to skiing, as well as the deadly consequences that can result from head trauma. Richardson di ... Read on »
Shed Tip: Get Into Winter Sports! by Rachel Wilkerson Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 05 Jan 2010 10:25am The thing that sucks about the holidays ending is that you feel like winter should be over too…and it’s so not. It’s just getting started. Now there’s no cheer, just lots of slush as you trek to the gym. It’s dark at 6 PM. Sad. But just like eating seasonally is great for your health, working out seasonally can be a good way to mix up an otherw ... Read on »
Winter Sports Tourists at Higher Risk of Heart Attack by Medline Plus Posted Sun 05 Sep 2010 6:00am Too little conditioning, cold and high altitude all contribute to hazard, researchers say By Robert Preidt Sunday, September 5, 2010 SUNDAY, Sept. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Skiers and other winter sports tourists who visit the Alps are at increased risk for heart attack due to low temperatures, high ... Read on »
How to prevent winter sports injuries by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Tue 21 Dec 2010 12:00am San Francisco Chiropractor Comments: If you are anything like me, you get excited about winter sports when the snow falls...and boy has it been falling this year...there is already a 15 foot base in Lake Tahoe. There is nothing like the feeling of exercising in the snow. But along with all the fun and excitement comes the ... Read on »
Prepare for Concussion Risk in Winter Sports: CDC by HealthFinder Posted Sat 22 Jan 2011 12:00pm healthnewslink Wear protective equipment, get medical help right away for injury head, agency advises. ... Read on »
Three Ways To Stay Light For Winter Sports by bengreenfield Facebook Posted Tue 25 Oct 2011 1:14pm 1 Comment Today, I went shopping for season tickets at the local ski resort, and received that gentle reminder that winter is quickly approaching. For us cold-climate athletes, skate skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, ice skating and snowshoeing are all fabulous forms of cross-training. But a bit of a paradox exists between the u ... Read on »
The UK’s Biggest Ever Winter Sports and Music Festival Returns north face jackets for cheap women to London by nicelyalicet Posted Fri 14 Dec 2012 7:46am October 21st cheap north face jacket sale London, England LONDON FREEZE OLYMPIC FEVER HITS LONDON AS WORLD CUP WINTER SPORTS AND MUSIC EVENT RETURNS TO BATTERSEA Battersea Power Station hosts festival from 30th October 1st November32m snow jump with 17m drop to be re-created using 500 tonnes of real snowSnow-based, FIS sanctioned World Cup eve ... Read on »
High school winter sports cancelled by fatimacotton Posted Wed 16 Jan 2013 1:51am It’s a confirmation of what many high school athletes were dreading: no winter sports this year, school board officials say. The official decision will be made by Monday but it’s unlikely anything will change between today and then, said Laura Elliott, a superintendent of education with the Thames Valley District school board. Elliott is in ... Read on »
Anti-Ab Exercises for Winter Sports and Activities by JoachimsTraining Posted Fri 11 Jan 2013 6:45pm Skiing, snowshoeing,  snowboarding, snowball fights, ice skating, shoveling, ice climbing, mountaineering and whatever those fools are doing in the picture above are all dangerous and yet fun activities for winter.  Too many people don't satisfactorily prepare for these activities and consequently sustain injury.  A properly working and stabl ... Read on »
Image description: The National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports... by Posted Wed 22 May 2013 3:00pm Image description: The National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic is the worlds largest learn-to-ski, adaptive winter sports rehabilitative event for U.S. military service veterans. The clinic’s purpose is to motivate veterans with traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, orthopedic amputations, visual impairments, certain n ... Read on »