Can You Still Return to Sport After a Total Knee Replacement?

Total knee replacement is common in the young people, and a rising amount of older people are playing sport and sustaining sports injuries. These factors, along with improvements in life expectancy and in general health will likely require patients to undergo knee replacement, and question the chances of returning to sport. Total Knee Replacement A […]

Athletes and Sleep Problems

Whenever there is a major sports event, it is normal for competing athletes to experience emotional stress and sleep problems especially when it is their first time and living in a very big and busy athlete’s village environment. Sleep is a necessity for them. Prolonged poor sleep may have a negative impact on their performance, […]

The Role of Exercise in Injury Prevention

Strenuous activities always come with a high risk of injury. When people get injured, most of them usually tend to injure their back, knees, and shoulders. Injuries can be harmful, as they can cause a lifelong disability, if not taken care of properly. A Good Reason to Exercise Overuse, high range of motion, poor condition, […]

Physiotherapy for Low Back Pain

Low back pain has become a cause of disability in the 21th century man. It affects the spine’s flexibility, stability, and strength, which can cause pain, discomfort, and stiffness. Low back pain can affect a person’s quality of life, making it a huge socioeconomic and emotional burden. Low Back Pain The lower back is subject […]

Physiotherapy for Older People

Older people are commonly associated with frailty. Frailty is a complex state of increased vulnerability to adverse health conditions. One of the few ways to influence frailty in older adults is through exercise. However, due to the limited strength and mobility an elderly has, it is important that an exercise program is well-structured and should […]

Exercise for Better Health!

Sport and recreational physical activity is an integral part of a society and engaging in a recreational physical activity is widely promoted as a part of a healthy lifestyle. Physical activity is a viable and inexpensive way to fight disability and most serious preventable diseases. Regular exercise throughout life can help to keep you more […]

Athletes and Hand Injuries

The hand has an intricate design and function. It is an amazing work of anatomic engineering. Form follows function in the hand, therefore, any injury to any of its underlying structures potentially results to serious handicap. Injuries to the hand are common in athletes because their hands frequently absorb impact during sports activity. Sports-related injuries […]

Injury from All-Terrain Vehicles

All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) have been a controversial mode of transportation in countries such as Australia, United States, and Canada where they are often used in rural environments. While many people enjoy the exhilaration and thrill of riding an ATV, the accident it causes is extremely dangerous. The injuries and deaths caused by ATVs is primarily […]

Rugby and the Risk of Cervical Spine Injury

Rugby is a popular game being played in over 100 countries. As there is physical contact, injuries inevitably occur. One of the major issues faced in rugby union is the risk of cervical spine injury, which has received growing worldwide attention because of their often catastrophic nature. Rugby, a High-Risk Contact Sport Rugby is a […]

Ankle Injuries: How Easy Can You Get Sprains?

Ankle injuries are one of the most common sports-related injuries, occurring in almost every sporting activity. At some point, almost everyone has twisted his/her ankle. Mild twists or sprains may not be much of a problem, but anything worse can lead to troubling pain and dysfunction. Ankle Sprains – Not Just in Sports Ankle injuries […]

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