Monthly Archives: November 2013

Study Finds Kids are Less Fit than Their Parents When They Were Young

The American Heart Association featured research recently, indicating that children’s fitness has declined worldwide over the last three decades. Studies determined that millions of kids across the world, don’t run as fast or as far as their parents did when … Continue reading

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NFL Player Injures Achilles During Game

The NFL’s Leon Hall sustained an Achilles injury during a game against the Lions. The Cincinnati Bengals cornerback covered Calvin Johnson in the end zone, when both players jumped to reach for a high pass that went out of bounds. … Continue reading

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Children Benefit from School Shoe Drive

‘Elementary school  students wear all kinds of shoes – big, blocky basketball shoes, barely flats, slip-ons, and even Chuck Taylors. But not all these students have running shoes, and it can be difficult to jog a mile in a pair … Continue reading

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Foot Fracture Takes Basketball Player off the Court

CJ McCollum of the Trail Blazers incurred a fracture to the fifth metatarsal bone in his left foot during a practice, a rehash of the same area earlier this year. As a result, McCollum will undergo surgery to help repair … Continue reading

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