Girls who played after-school sports in elementary school seem to have fewer symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder once they reach middle school, a new study suggests.
The research included both boys and girls, but the effect of sports on attention and behavior symptoms was only significant in girls.
“Girls, in particular, benefit from participation in sport when it comes to ADHD symptoms,” said lead author Linda Pagani. She’s a professor at the University of Montreal School of Psychoeducation in Quebec, Canada.
ADHD is a condition that includes ongoing patterns of inattention, hyperactivity and/or impulsivity — issues that interfere with a person’s functioning or development, according to the U.S. National Institute of Mental Health.
ADHD signs and symptoms include: Making careless mistakes in schoolwork, at work or during other activities; having difficulty paying attention in tasks like a lecture or lengthy reading assignment or during play; seeming not to listen when spoken
The Pa. Department of Health has released new guidelines for ‘safe gathering limits’ across the Commonwealth. How will that affect spectators of high school sports?
PENNSYLVANIA, USA — Editor’s note: The above video is from September 24.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has released new guidelines for ‘safe gathering limits’ across the Commonwealth amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The guidelines were announced via a press release Tuesday morning.
Among the highlights are definitions of what an event or gathering is defined as by the Department of Health, how businesses must conduct business, and an amendment to two sections of the July 15 mitigation orders that will now include a “maximum occupancy calculator” for both indoor and outdoor events.
Here are the calculators:
Maximum Occupancy Calculator for indoor events:
For every event with 0-2,000 people, the allowable indoor rate of maximum occupancy a venue can allow is 20 percent.
For every event
Renowned orthopedist Dr. Matt Provencher and his company Proven Performance Technology (PPT) deliver data-driven injury insights to football fans. In this first-of-a-kind role as Athlete Injury and Performance Analyst for FOX Sports’ digital platforms, Provencher provides important predictive player health and recovery information about post-injury performance, the impact of weather, field conditions and more — serving hometown team loyalists, fantasy league owners and wagering interests.
Provencher first created the core algorithm for PPT’s proprietary insights while working as the Navy Special Forces (SEAL Teams) Head Orthopedic/Sports Surgeon and now leads a team of world-class data scientists and technologists with more than 50 years of collective professional sports league experience, at PPT.
Captain Matthew T. Provencher, MD MC US, a native of Barrington, New Hampshire, attended the United States Naval Academy, where he was appointed the Deputy Brigade Commander (Second in command), graduated with Distinction (Highest Honors) with a
In quarantine, Danish supermodel Nina Agdal has made the transition from walking runways to leading workout classes.
The 28-year-old stunner whose been spending her time in the Hamptons with boyfriend Jack Brinkley Cook, 25, was spotted arriving at her socially distanced workout class in Amagansett.
The model was masked up at The Reform Club Inn, as she prepared to get heart rates soaring at her Agdal Method class.
For her day of teaching, Nina showed off her statuesque physique in a red Nike sports bra that she paired with black spandex leggings.
She toted along a green sweatshirt around her waist, tucking her cell phone
There was once a day when the vast majority of snow sport and cycling footwear featured traditional shoelaces. BOA Fit System changed that. Without losing focus on the outdoor industry, BOA now aims to take on shoelaces across a variety of footwear segments, including court sports and running, while using a new Performance Fit Lab to prove its benefits.
“If you dissect our tagline on what BOA is: fast, effortless, precision fit,” says Ilya Minkin, vice president of commercial Asia, global snowboard and medical, “fast and effortless are core benefits and very obvious in a lot of sports and segments. What we are proving in the Performance Fit Lab is an inherent benefit with connecting the user’s foot to the midsole and that is uniquely done by BOA.” Therein lies the precision fit proof point.
Pigi, now a well-known brand in the market was established initially as a membership-based business in the field of grocery delivery in October 2016. It later pivoted to sports nutrition retailing in early 2017 and ever since then, it has been focusing primarily on delivering a variety of authentic health and bodybuilding supplements to consumers through its online store. It provides the best quality products with zero side-effects at highly competitive prices through authorized channels only. Having already made a mark for itself in the market, the brand has successfully scaled in 2 years to an impressive 50 crores annual run rate (pre Covid’19 figures) that were bootstrapped and cash profitable. With more than 800K+ downloads on Pigi’s app, on both Android and iOS, the brand has become extremely popular in no time.
Pigi Emphasizes on holistic health and wellness alongside bodybuilding, it offers a wide range of supplements including
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