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Gold's Gym Debunks America's Most Common Fitness Myths

... reach their individual goals. From muscle soreness after a workout, to the timeless argument of ... you're sore the next day. FACT: soreness is related to a number of factors, none of which ... to muscle growth. In fact, Delayed Onset Muscle soreness (DOMS) occurs when nerve endings become inflamed ...

Elite Athletes Use Active Recovery Muscle Stimulator to Prevent Muscle Soreness After Exercise

... Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) June 28, 2009 -- Muscle soreness plagues almost every athlete after an intense workout and can sideline an ... like Mark Sanchez, New York Jets quarterback, are preventing muscle soreness after exercise with the Active Recovery ® program in the Compex ...

Pre-Workout Stretching Won't Prevent Sore Muscles

... that stretching before or after exercise offered little benefit, reducing soreness by less than one point on the 100-point scale. "The data were ... suggests that stretching before or after exercise does not prevent muscle soreness in young healthy adults." However, he and his colleagues said more ...

Sanofi Pasteur Begins Shipments of Fluzone(R), Influenza Virus Vaccine for 2009-2010 Seasonal Influenza

... in persons 6 months of age and older against influenza virus types A and B contained in the vaccine. Side effects to Fluzone vaccine are soreness at the injection site that can last up to 2 days, pain, and swelling; fever, fatigue, and muscular pain. Other side effects may occur. Fluzone ...

PureSport Athletes Phelps and Liukin Named Athletes of the Year at 2009 ESPY Awards

... recovery drink helped me race at peak levels day after day at the Olympics. It makes a huge difference in terms of reducing muscle tissue damage and soreness and promoting muscle repair." "I've been training with PureSport since before Beijing and it's made a huge difference in my endurance ...

7 out of 10 women too embarrassed to discuss vaginal dryness and pain with their physician

... to a female physician than a male physician about the problem." Local symptoms such as painful intercourse, vaginal dryness, itching, burning, and soreness are caused, like other menopausal symptoms, by the gradual decline of oestrogen production in ovaries. Despite the survey highlighting that so ...

KT Tape: Secret Weapon of Elite Athletes - Now Available to Everyone

... relief for runner's knee, tennis elbow, Achilles tendonitis, shin splints, sprains, and general back and shoulder pain, as well as most muscle soreness or pain. All of these injuries respond well to treatment with KT Tape, allowing people to remain active while injured. KT Tape is launching ...

U.S. FDA Licenses Sanofi Pasteur's New Influenza Vaccine Manufacturing Facility

... in persons 6 months of age and older against influenza virus types A and B contained in the vaccine. Side effects to Fluzone vaccine are soreness at the injection site that can last up to 2 days, pain, and swelling; fever, fatigue, and muscular pain. Other side effects may occur. Fluzone ...

Survey shows Americans may be missing direct route to head and neck cancer care

... lives. Symptoms can include: a mouth sore that bleeds easily and doesn't heal; a lump or thickening anywhere in your mouth or neck; soreness or swelling in the mouth that doesn't go away; prolonged hoarseness of the voice; a red or white patch on the tongue, gums, or cheeks that ...

Singapore First in Southeast Asia to Use Novel Treatment for Sports and Musculoskeletal Injuries

... infections such as hepatitis or AIDS. For the doctor, it offers a relatively quick procedure to perform." Short-term side-effects include soreness and stiffness at the injected site, while over the longer term, mild stiffening and scarring may occur but usually no worse than what is expected ...

Select Comfort Launches Entirely Redesigned Line Of Sleep Number Beds

... clinical research for Select Comfort. "If you're part of a couple who disagrees on mattress firmness, if you suffer from back pain or general soreness and stiffness, or just can't seem to get comfortable on your current mattress, the personalized comfort of the Sleep Number bed could be ideal for ...

GIVE IT A REST: Delta Dental of Illinois Encourages Routine Dental Exams to Help Detect Nighttime Teeth Grinding

... Delta Dental of Illinois. "So how does a dentist know if a patient grinds in their sleep? The most common symptoms are dull headaches or earaches, soreness of jawbone or muscles and chipped or worn teeth. Often a sleep partner will hear the grinding and may even be kept awake." If undiagnosed and ...

Nutritionist Investigates Claims of New Sports Nutritional Supplement

... to note the buffers used in the product, as well as Protease Enzyme Papain, which stimulates anti-inflammatory agents leading to less muscle pain and soreness are obviously of important benefit to extreme endurance athletes. Powerful buffers, like Magnesium Hydroxide, often cause diarrhea when released ...

Lug Your Luggage Safely

... you need to use a duffel or shoulder bag, do not carry it on one shoulder for any length of time. Be sure to switch sides often, as this may prevent soreness and discomfort to the shoulder area. Other important tips: When purchasing new luggage, look for a sturdy, ...

'Superbug' breast infections controllable in nursing mothers, UT Southwestern researchers find

... mothers develop some sort of breast inflammation such as mastitis, the researchers said. Symptoms of mastitis include unexplained fever and deep soreness or swelling in one breast but not the other. In contrast to mastitis, an abscess is caused by a localized infection, which causes pain in a ...

Cooper Aerobics Center and KGS Bikes Team Up to Give Cyclists World-Class Testing, Training and Bicycle Fitting

... for physical exams. Dr. Mitchell says, "Cyclists that use a treadmill for their stress tests can perform admirably, however they will experience soreness after the test because they are cyclists, not runners. We want to improve the experience of our exams so more people will see the value and take ...

LegalView Reveals Details of the FDA Mandated Black Box Warning For Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics Such as Cipro and Levaquin

... consultation for possible fluoroquinolone-related litigation. It is also important for patients to contact their physician immediately if muscle soreness or tenderness occurs while consuming any of these anti-bacterial prescription drugs, as this may be a sign of tendon rupture. About LegalView: ...

Homeopathic First Aid Kit: Solutions for Summer's Little Bummers

... This is good for swelling and sore muscles. -- Arnica montana pellets -- taken internally, it promotes healing and is great for overall systemic soreness from physical overexertion. -- Calendula ointment -- disinfectant, helpful for scrapes, minor wounds, blisters and even diapers rashes. Like Arnica ...

Austin Company Makes a Splash at U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials

... on his much-publicized walk across America. "In every case, their endurance was better, their recoveries were quicker, they had less post-workout soreness and three of my swimmers broke world records this year," said Reese. "I've been at this a long time; the drinks were definitely a factor." ...

Asthma medicines often not prescribed as national guidelines recommend

... have asthma, including 6.5 million children, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Asthma is a chronic disease that causes soreness and swelling in the airways carrying air into and out of the lungs. Common symptoms are wheezing, coughing, chest tightness and trouble breathing. An ...

Marathoners Share Tom Brady and LaDainian Tomlinson Pain Relief Affinity

... and Willie McGinest. According to Jeff Baird, runner and tri-athlete from St. George, Utah, MyoMed offered him an ideal way to prevent the soreness he usually feels from lactic acid build up. It extended the time he was able to perform at his pain-free best. "I'm a ranked marathon runner and ...

Scientists identify gene responsible for statin-induced muscle pain

... also the Victor J. Aresty Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School (HMS). At the other end is grumbling muscles, milder, more diffuse muscle soreness and cramps. This kind of symptomatic muscle weakness and pain is quite frequent, but often difficult to quantitate. Known by such trade names as ...

Jefferson specialists studying innovative surgery for effectively treating sleep apnea

... forward and down, then fastened to the outside of the lower jaw. A small titanium plate is used to affix the bone. The patient may experience soreness but will not have any change in dental occlusion (the way the teeth fit together), said Dr. Boon. The recovery period is usually about two weeks. ...

Work-outs, Not So Much of a ‘pain’ With Caffeie

... Aspirin, which come in handy to relieve muscle soreness after a heavy work out or exercise. A new study ... regimen, during which time complaints of muscle soreness will be the most. Researcher Victor ... to gauge the effects of caffeine on muscle soreness after a heavy work-out. Some women received ...

Stretching does not rule out soreness after exercise

... shows that pre and post exercise stretching does little to reduce muscle soreness and injury. If you do gym routines or exercise classes// you'll be well ... to prepare your muscles. It's always assumed that this will prevent soreness the following day and reduce the risk of injury like a muscle strain. ...

Ice Bath by Sports Star Questioned

... runner, says that this is the secret of her success . Many Physiotherapists recommend the bath to Sportsmen and women to prevent muscle soreness after exercise and to to speed up recovery. They claim that the icy cold helps shift lactic acid. The theory is that the icy cold causes the blood ...

Dentists Need More Training in Oral Cancer Detection

... sore that fails to heal or that bleeds easily; a white or red patch in the mouth that may not be painful but will not go away; a lump, thickening or soreness in the mouth, throat or tongue; and difficulty chewing or swallowing food. "Illinois dentists face many barriers to providing early detection ...

Vaccines — Good for Adults to

... However, they usually have a milder case. The most common side effects from vaccines are minor and temporary — such as a mild fever or soreness at the injection site. And, vaccines are still necessary. Diseases now rare in the United States are still common elsewhere, and they are just ...

Battle against Gum Disease Acquires new Weapon

... as a barrier which enables the damaged gum and bone to heal as well as regenerate. Gum disease also known as gingivitis, causes swelling and soreness of the gum tissue. Aggravation of the infection causes periodontal disease when the infection becomes severe and spreads to the supporting bones ...

Cherry Juice Could Reduce Muscle Damage Pain

... points in those drinking cherry juice. Muscle strength had slightly improved after 96 hours in those drinking cherry juice. The degree of soreness differed little between the two groups, but the average pain score was significantly less in those drinking cherry juice. Pain also peaked at ...

Expect Aching Muscles And Joints This Sports Season

... says Dr. Roux. “Monitor what parts of their body are in pain and keep a close eye on any swelling.” Parents should also pay attention to any limping, soreness or difficulty moving around that lasts longer than a few days after extreme exertion. “Normal physical activity should not cause any severe or ...

Brachytherapy Shows Promise for Cancer Treatment

... therapy to be administered. In addition most people experience very little discomfort during brachytherapy.Although, there is an initial soreness from an interstitial implant there are medications, which the radiation oncologist can prescribe to ease the discomfort. Brachytherapy has been ...

Doctors warned of fluoride toxicity

... in order to avoid the fluoride toxicity from overdose. Fluoride toxicity is often characterized by digestive disorders, inability to swallow, soreness in the joints and muscles, especially that of legs, and general feeling of unwell. Fluoride toxicity affects patients very subtly and may not ...

Stretching the muscles doesn't make them more resilient

... very sparse,” says Herbert. He thinks that repeated brisk, good exercise alone builds up resistance to muscle damage: “The only best way to prevent soreness is to get so