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Why We've Been Dealing With Injuries Wrong for 4 Decades

1978 – a year in which average gas price was $0.63, Jimmy Carter was president of the United States, Kobe Bryant was born and Pete Rose hit his 3000th...

By: Todd Sabol

How This Cutting-Edge Technology is Making Pro and Collegiate Athletes Stronger and Faster

Strength and conditioning is an art. You can create the best training program in the world, but things don't always go as planned. No two athletes ...

By: Andy Haley

When Your Cramps Have Nothing to Do with Hydration or Electrolytes

When a cramp strikes during a game or practice, most people chalk it up to inadequate hydration or lack of electrolytes. That is often the case. A...

By: STACK Staff

Why Better Conditioned Athletes Have Fewer Injuries

Injuries happen in sports. Sometimes they're because an athlete's body is unprepared for intense athletic movements. Sometimes they're just bad lu...

By: Andy Haley

Leading Doctor Changes Tune, Says You Shouldn't Ice Injuries or for Recovery

R.I.C.E., which stands for Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation, has been a go-to treatment for sports injuries and muscle soreness for decades. B...

By: Maddy Lucier

Latest Videos in Sports Medicine

Shock Doctor Mission Statement

Bill Best, VP of product development at Shock Doctor, discusses the company's mission to offer performance and protection for athletes.

Beacon Orthopaedics Meets D1

Dr. Tim Kremchek, medical director for Beacon Orthopaedics and the Cincinnati Reds, talks about teaming up with D1 and the mission of preventing injuries and helping athletes excel.

Dr. Tim Kremchek on The Bridge Program

Dr. Tim Kremchek, medical director for Beacon Orthopaedics and the Cincinnati Reds, talks about the comprehensive approach to injury recovery and prevention at Beacon Orthopaedics and D1.

Chet North on Being Prone to Injury

Kansas City Wizards Head Athletic Trainer Chet North talks about being prone to injury

Chet North on Coming Back from an Injury

Kansas City Wizards Head Athletic Trainer Chet North talks about coming back after an injury