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Role of the athletic trainer: An athlete’s best friend

Before I discuss the role of the Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC), I think it is important for the reader to realize the significance of the ATC. 571 more words


Dress for success, I guess

Seemingly, one of the requisite combinations of clothing in a coach’s or athletic trainer’s wardrobe is the khaki/tennis shoe blend.  I attended a professional conference on concussion recognition and management, which means I was in the company of many former-athletes-turned-coach, and this is what I observed: 342 more words

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I went and done it.

You’d think with almost 7 years of education, I’d know better than to go all-out doing crazy jumping around exercises barely 2-weeks… 508 more words


It Takes a Team: Head and Neck Injuries in the Helmeted Athlete

Increasingly, the care of patients with musculoskeletal problems is being provided by teams of providers with varied professional backgrounds and diverse types of experience.

On March 1, 2016, … 134 more words

Need To Know

Trainer: Kyle Younkin

Athletic Trainer

Name: Kyle Younkin

Cell: 402-217-2595

Email: kyle.younkin@bryanhealth.org


A&M Coaches Pressured Trainer to Clear Injured Players

Sports Illustrated reports that former Texas A&M trainer Karl Kapchinski claims that series of Aggie Football Head Coaches repeatedly pressured him to clear players to return to action when they were still recovering from injuries.  181 more words

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