Statement From MomsTEAM Institute and Brooke de Lench on Sports Legacy Institute's Hit Count® Certification Program + MORE

Statement From MomsTEAM Institute and Brooke de Lench on Sports Legacy Institute's Hit Count® Certification Program + MORE

ABUSIVE SPORTS PARENTS: The Latest Update from Australia + MORE

More About Australia’s Ugly Parent Syndrome: Post-Game “Debriefing” By Doug Abrams  Australians have a label for the negative influence of some adults in that nation’s youth sports leagues. Aussies call it the “ugly parent syndrome.” Most often, the label describes acts of parental viol.... More »

PITCH COUNTS: Brand New Pitch Limits Start This Spring All Over the Country: Be Forewarned!

PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL PITCH COUNTS TO GO INTO EFFECT THIS SEASON By Steve Kallas In July 2016, the National Federation of State High School Associations (“NFHS”) announced that, beginning with the 2017 spring baseball season, each state member would have to institute a pitch count rule for high sch.... More »

How to Publish a Study Report + MORE

School composition writing is really not that challenging. Documents might be tough duty for a few students. Regrettably there’s no sure-fire way of creating a college entrance essay. Composing the same article for exceptional faculties but forgetting to alter the title. Custom article writing.... More »

3 Ways for Athletes to Travel Fit

3 Ways for Athletes to Travel Fit Whether it’s an away game, out-of-town tournament, or a family vacation, the chances are high that traveling is in your near future. And, if you’re anything like me, your body is likely not used to traveling on a regular basis. Unfortunately, traveling can t.... More »
 1431466207 1190463722 Statement From MomsTEAM Institute and Brooke de Lench on Sports Legacy Institute's Hit Count® Certification Program + MORE

Elbow “Tommy John” Surgery: Are You Better Than Before Surgery? + MORE

By Dev Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University   Key Points: A common myth is that Tommy John surgery will actually make the elbow better than a “normal” elbow- this is not true But results from surgery on a torn .... More »

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MomsTEAM.com and the non-profit MomsTEAM Institute applaud the announcement today by the Sports Legacy Institute (SLI) of its Hit Count® certification program as a welcome development in the utilization of impact sensor technology in contact and collision sports to make sports safer…

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It’s not actually snowing, but no school today because of -20′s windchill.  With my kids out and some time to relax, I have found myself looking back and getting a bit nervous for the upcoming week. It was a heckuva weekend as an athletic trainer and this week is shaping up to be a big […]

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Where we live it has been cold, snowy, and icy for a couple months now. You may be like me and feel the cold is getting old now. And not only can the cold and snow get old, but sometimes your marriage can get cold also.
If you’re feeling the cold in your marriage, then your wife probably has frostbite!  It’s time to defrost and turn up the heat in your marriage…

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Video Interlude

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I occasionally look for videos for education purposes.  Today, I found a really good one, except for the “minor concussion” note early on… More to come today…Filed under: Education, General, Video Tagged: YouTube

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SLI Press Release Primer

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Coming up at 3:30 EST in New York City as part of the Super Bowl week the Sports Legacy Institute will being having an announcement about an initiative that could help with concussion issues.  It is no secret this will deal with the Hit Count ideas floated two years ago.  Below is the re-post of […]

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We don’t highlight pro wrestling content in the Shoutouts very often, but this 2014 WWE Royal Rumble Preview by Big Nasty is worth it. Big Nasty is nice in front of the camera, comfortable and with good body language and an engaging style. The text isn’t just a blurb either. There’s some meat there…

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Hit Count® Has Come To Fruition

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Prevention of concussion is a bit of an oxymoron; nothing we know about concussions can stop them from occurring while in action.  HOWEVER, there is one way to prevent concussions – limiting exposure to the collisions that create a concussion.  Moreover, research suggests – as well as observations – that being exposed to subconcussive hits […]

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NOCSAE Advancing Testing?

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Perhaps, pending a vote in June, new standards could be set to get a helmet NOCSAE certified.  The news comes as the research arm has come up with plans for a testing scenario for something beyond linear drops; The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) board of directors has approved the development […]

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