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NHL Head Athletic Trainer shares the solution to hydration challenges even in the cold of the hockey rink

Like any hockey player growing up in the Detroit area, Piet Van Zant dreamed of playing with the National Hockey League (NHL) Detroit Red Wings. An injury that sidelined him in high school put him on a career path that led to the Red Wings organization more 20 years ago. 368 more words


Degree, Certification, and License

By: Kate Bartlett, MS, ATC, VATL

There are hundreds of different types of healthcare jobs, from physicians to X-ray technicians, from athletic trainers and physical therapists to art therapists and home health care aides. 531 more words

CHKD Sports Medicine

Athletic Trainers in Secondary Schools

The Certified Athletic Trainer (AT) is specially trained and educated to handle injuries related to sport and recreation. ATs undergo clinical and didactic tracks in the pursuit of a bachelor’s or master’s degree that allows one to sit for the certification exam through the Board of Certification. 2,087 more words

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Athlete's Mentality After Injury

By: Kellie Gilmartin, MSEd, ATC

You have worked hard to make yourself the most competitive athlete that you can possibly be. You’ve put in the time during conditioning, weight room, and preseason practices. 464 more words

CHKD Sports Medicine

Vector Mouthguards - Day 1

Don’t get to excited, I don’t think I will give you daily updates about the Vector Mouthguards but I do feel that the first day is important on many fronts, including: customer service, supplies, and ease of use out of “box”. 1,303 more words

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Who's Taking Care of Your Kids

I wrote this article several years back and thought it would be a good idea to revive it here.

You may not see us at the game, but we are there.

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Athletic trainer JP Stowe, shares some Preseason Sports Tips-WABI TV

Healthy Living: Preseason Sports Tips

AUG 4, 20154:32 PM EDT

Newest member of the Healthy Living team, Athletic trainer JP Stowe, shares some Preseason Sports Tips. 627 more words

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