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Interview With BJ Maack, ATC

I’m very excited to share this interview with the lovely, sexy, talented, and stupendous BJ Maack. You can catch up with him on Twitter (which you should do…right now!) Alright, lets get to the interview. 1,366 more words

Physical Therapy

Pro Hockey (AHL) Athletic Trainer Saves "Heavy-Sweater" Goalie from Dehydration Symptoms

Kevin Kacer chose to attend Indiana Central University, now the University of Indianapolis, because he figured he’d get more experience as a student athletic trainer at the small school. 484 more words


What's Missing in Youth Concussion Laws

by Tony Doran, Psy.D.
HeadFirst Concussion Care Program Director

A recent Fox Sports article discusses the youth concussion laws that have passed in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, but it also highlights some key elements that were missed. 683 more words

Youth Concussions

Preparing the next generation of athletic trainers

Meghan McKay was 16 years old when she found herself standing on the sideline of the football field at Cypress-Fairbanks high school during a spring football game when a player had a seizure. 340 more words

Baylor College Of Medicine

Sickle Cell Disease/Trait And Athletics

By: Lauren Crockett, ATC

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a very common disease seen primarily in African Americans, individuals from Spanish speaking regions in the western hemisphere, Turkey, Greece, Saudi Arabia and India.  501 more words

CHKD Sports Medicine

Evidence Based Practice

This past weekend, January 9-12, was the 67th Annual Eastern Athletic Trainers’ Association (EATA) Meeting and Clinical Symposium in Philadelphia, PA. A great addition to this year’s program was the opportunity for the attendees to listen to four… 346 more words

A friend of a friend-John Wooden and Tony Spino-January 11, 2015

One thing I have learned is that good friends have other good friends. This is a series of stories about friends of my friends.  The post below is the story on a friend of a friend for January 11, 2015. 559 more words

A Friend Of A Friend