As a physical therapist and strength coach, I often receive questions from coaches and athletes. Recently I was asked about weighted plyos.
In a press conference yesterday at IDWeek 2014, the annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, the HIV Medicine Association and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, researchers unveiled...
Conshohocken Physical Therapy in Conshohocken and Total Performance Physical Therapy in North Wales have been going through some growing pains lately as they renovated, expanded and added new talent to their roster in order to offer more comprehensive rehabilitation and sports training services.
LeBron James is taking a lot of heat for being carried off the court due to leg cramps. It seems that every news outlet and everyone with a Twitter account has an opinion of how this should have been handled and what caused it.
From serious matters like concussions and performance enhancing drugs, to inspiring stories of athletes overcoming the odds, we’ve enjoyed covering the sports and fitness scene in and around Philadelphia in 2013.
Last year, Ray Lewis and Adrian Peterson made news by quickly returning to high levels of play following serious injuries. Are these gifted athletes uncommonly determined... or is there more?
As the world recently watched Kevin Ware’s horrific leg injury, many questions arose. How much pain is he in? How does this happen? Will the doctors be able to fix it? Will he return to basketball?
For sports fans, March Madness is the ultimate reality show. It is impossible to script the drama that occurs in many games, and the upsets that can occur at any time. Even for seasoned sports fans, the unpredictability of the Tournament draws them in like a magnet.
Sports Doc: The Sixers confirmed this week that Andrew Bynum’s season is over before it even started.
It turns out those responsible for torturing us with that phrase the majority of our childhood might have been on to something after all.
Newly acquired 76ers center Andrew Bynum has yet to make his on-court debut in Philadelphia, but he’s been a hot topic. A knee expert offers some insight into the procedure Bynum underwent.