You’re asked a lot of questions when you’re an assistant coach for your son’s Little League team, as I was for two …
By all accounts, it was a freak accident that shattered Louisville Cardinal Kevin Ware’s lower right leg in an NCAA regional championship game. But what makes young bone so vulnerable to such breaks?
Researcher and former skater Jessica Green wanted to test how microbes are spread by contact. What better way to do so than via a sport with plenty of contact?
A sturdy neck can protect the head from blows, according to researchers at the Colorado School of Public Health. Read about the findings on our companion blog, Keeping Score.
The U.S. Department of Education says schools must do more to ensure disabled students are participating in sports.
Cases of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) are rising among football players, but detecting the condition is challenging. Researchers now say they have a way of picking up buildup of a protein that signals the disease.
The fine line between competition’s drive for excellence and dangerous win-at-all-costs mentality
Some celebrities bounce back from scandal; some never do. Armstrong looks like a longshot
They’re popular events throughout the winter, but do they provide any health benefits?
All that training, regardless of the sport, my pay off in extra years, according to two recent studies.
Check out this guide of sweat-friendly must-haves to keep you motivated for staying in shape this season on our companion blog, Style.
For the first time, researchers classify the brain injury from head trauma into four distinct stages
A small study of professional soccer players found that even those who have never experienced a concussion still have changes in the white matter of their brains, likely from routine and unprotected headers.