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Are Chokeberries the Next Super Food for Athletes?

Chokeberries, otherwise known as aronia berries, are so called because of their bitter, sour taste. Native to North America, they grow prominently...

By: Maddy Lucier

Prevent the Effects of Overtraining

Serious, or even recreational, sports men and women would have no doubt experienced the 'athletic curse' that is when they over train. It comes in many...

By: Ross Edgley

Disease Prevention and Sports Hygiene Tips for Athletes

Athletes are at increased risk for numerous infections. High school, collegiate and Olympic athletes who travel and live in close contact environmen...

By: Dr. Jane Chung

YOU Docs: Q&A on Testing for STIs

Q: How do I get tested for sexually transmitted infections (STIs)? A: When you have sex with someone, you're essentially having sex with everyo...

By: Dr. Mike Roizen and Dr. Mehmet Oz

YOU Docs: Q&A on Creatine

Q: Some of my friends are taking creatine and other products to get stronger. What's your take? A: Creatine, maybe. Other products? NO! Some at...

By: Dr. Mike Roizen and Dr. Mehmet Oz