Tag: athletic training

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Early Specialization in Baseball – Is it Worth the Risk?

With the highly competitive nature of sports, young athletes who dream of playing professionally must beat some incredible odds. Many […]

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New EMG Research Shows 4x Eccentric Muscle Activation with BTE Eccentron

Eccentric therapy with the BTE Eccentron yields four-times-higher muscle activation than regular eccentric exercise, according to a new study by […]

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Chill out with Cryotherapy

Perhaps one of the most common treatments in outpatient/outpatient rehab, sports medicine, and exercise is cryotherapy, or cold therapy. You […]

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Endurance Testing: Speed, ROM, Resistance

In rehab and training, endurance testing is sometimes just as important as measuring strength.  Once the client has recovered strength, […]

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Planks: The do-it-all Exercise for Rehab and Fitness

Over the last decade, it seems like every fitness program and many back rehabilitation programs contain one particular exercise with […]

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New Treatment Trend: Blood Flow Restriction Therapy

For decades, athletic trainers have been training athletes with blood flow restriction therapy (BFRT or BFR). It helps participants increase […]