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3 Breathing Techniques for Athletes to Improve Focus and Relaxation

3 Breathing Techniques for Focus and Relaxation Adrienne Langelier, MA, LPC Relaxed intensity. What in the world does that mean? As contradictory as it...

By: Adrienne Langelier

What It Means If You Get a Bloody or Metallic Taste in Your Mouth During Intense Workouts

You're in the middle of a punishing workout. Your heart races. Your muscles beg for mercy. Sweat rains down off your face. And your mouth is ripe wi...

By: Brandon Hall

Miami Heat Fear Chris Bosh May Have Developed Another Blood Clot

Chris Bosh missed the final 30 games of the 2014-2015 NBA season when a blood clot that had developed in his calf moved all the way up to his lungs ...

By: Jordan Zirm

Does Putting Hands on Your Head Actually Help You Catch Your Breath?

You finished a set of sprints at the end of practice. As you gasp for air, you put your hands on your knees, because, well, you're freakin' tired. A...

By: Andy Haley

What Chest Pain Means for Athletes

You're young. You're an athlete. So why does your chest hurt? After all, don't heart problems strike older, less active people? Most of the time, th...

By: Dr. Dermot Phelan