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Southern's athletic trainers care for athletes before and after games

Aaron Johnson - Sports Editor 

Sprained ankles, knee injuries, and the occasional ice bath. The training staff at Southern Connecticut State University does it all when it comes to dealing with the injuries of the athletes. 592 more words

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The one constant thing in life is change....

“Where do you see yourself in five years?”

Seems like a question that is asked a lot to measure a person’s goals and/or drive to meet them. 759 more words

Core and Posture: The PB&J of PT

“CORE, CORE, CORE. POSTURE, POSTURE, POSTURE.”

It always comes in 3’s. In the outpatient rehabilitation clinic in which I work as a technician, there’s an athletic trainer who recites this compact three-pack gem of advice as her patients meander to the checkout desk post-treatment. 391 more words

Tips, Tricks, And Techniques

ugh, pre-season tried to kill me again

Just coming up for air after the WORST time of year, which can be summed up by the P’s;

-Pre-season

-Physicals

-Paperwork

-Practice, practice, practice whenever the coaches want, multiple times/day… 826 more words

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Athletic Trainer

Duties and Responsibilities: An athletic trainer is a certified health care professional who practices in the field of sports medicine. Athletic trainers:
• Recognize and evaluate injuries… 59 more words

What Is The Cost For Care?

The fine people over at InjureFree have a wonderful blog post about the cost for care as it relates to athletic trainers.  This is an ABSOLUTE MUST READ… 293 more words

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