1 in 3 Varsity Athletes Has Exercise-Induced Asthma
Condition arises even in those with no asthma history, study finds
FRIDAY, Sept. 7 (HealthDay News) -- One out of three college athletes have what's known as exercise-induced asthma, even though they may have no prior history of the illness, a new study shows.
Previous research in Olympic ath...
Google to Digitise 800,000 Books at Mysore Varsity
At least 800,000 books and manuscripts, including India's first political treaties the "Arthasastra" written in the 4th century B.C. by Kautilya, that are lying in Mysore University in Karnataka, will be digitised by Google, the world's leading Internet search engine.
"Written in both pape...
Cheerleading is Leading Cause of Catastrophic Injury in Young Women
...ety precautions more closely
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a bright, young cheerleader trying out for the high school varsity
squad, 14-year-old Laura Jackson had everything going for her.
But when a back flip went wrong during a try-out without a trained spotter on ha...
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals Announce 2009 Celebrating UC Success Contest Winners
...n addition to teaching, Nathan has played college, semi-professional and competitive soccer -- sometimes with an ostomy bag -- has coached high school varsity
soccer and competed in triathlons. He's currently training for an ironman race and will apply to medical school with hopes of becoming a pediatrician....
Blood, Marrow Drive Offers Hope for Baseball Player, 15
...ol, this season will be a fight to shut out cancer.
Mele, a catcher and third baseman for the Brentwood Bandits and member of the Longwood Junior varsity
Baseball Team, suddenly fell ill last November. He was diagnosed with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML), a fast-growing cancer of the blood and bone m...
ACL Injury Prevention Program is First in Nation to Tackle Growing Problem
...nt from the Greater Rochester Health Foundation (GRHF), will cover junior varsity
female athletes playing soccer, volleyball and basketball - the three main ...
Texas and North Carolina Students Tackle Lifesaving Research in Chemistry and Genetics, Taking Home the Grand Prize at Nation's Premier High School Science Competition
...e Quiz Bowl. Mr. Guo received First Place State Team in the Goldman Sachs National Economics Challenge. Mr. Guo was captain of the 2008 State Champion varsity
Tennis Team and plays Ultimate Frisbee as part of his extracurricular activities. Mr. Guo speaks Mandarin Chinese and aspires to manage his own compan...
Sudden Death Hits Stadiums Across Florida
... target consumers where they would not be
expecting to see an anti-tobacco message. Situated among other tailgaters on
the corner of St. Augustine and varsity
Drive, this highly visible football
tailgate will open Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
After this weekend's game, the display will travel around the st...
North Carolina School Wins National got milk?(R) Refuel Your School Contest
...econd nature to the superstar athletes at North Stokes High School.
The National Milk Mustache "got milk?(R)" campaign announced today that the
football team has earned the title of Body By Milk MVP
(Milk's Valued Players). The team was nominated to be part of the
first-ever nationwide Refuel ...
Peck School Wins National got milk?(R) Refuel Your School Contest
...ecome second nature to the superstar athletes at Peck High School. The
National Milk Mustache "got milk?(R)" campaign announced today that the
Girls Basketball team has earned the title of Body By Milk
MVP (Milk's Valued Players). The team was nominated to be part of the
Studies: Children obese due to a host of unhealthy pressures
...class at some time during the school year.
Minority students from lower socioeconomic levels attend schools in which fewer students are involved in varsity
sports, quite possibly because such schools have fewer resources available to offer a full range of sports and the exercise that goes with them.
Study finds a high rate of asthma in college athletes
... University Medical Center screened 107 Ohio State varsity
athletes for exercise-induced asthma. Forty-two (3...sually occurs just after exercise.
We targeted varsity
athletes in this study because many of the reporte...e expected changes in exercise-induced asthma.
athletes show a high incidence of exercise-induced...