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AAP cautions youth athletes against unhealthy weight changes

September 6, 2017
In the Journals

Despite AAP warning, health food stores endorsed sports supplements for teens

January 31, 2017
More than two-thirds of surveyed sales attendants at health food and vitamin supplement stores endorsed creatine and testosterone boosters for teenage customers, despite…
In the Journals

AAP: Pediatricians need greater education to identify ‘female athlete triad’

July 21, 2016
Well-visit screening, educated diagnosis and combined intervention by pediatricians are suggested to effectively treat the female athlete triad in adolescents, according…
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Despite warnings, creatine supplements endorsed for teens in health food stores

October 26, 2015
WASHINGTON D.C. — Despite recommendations against pediatric creatine use by the AAP and American College of Sports Medicine, two-thirds of sales attendants at…
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Pearls of Practice

An Alternative Method for Treating Exertional Heat Stroke: Tarp-Assisted Cooling

Athletic Training and Sports Health Care, May/June 2019, Volume 11 Issue 3
Exertional heat stroke, defined as a body temperature greater than 40°C to 40.5°C (104°F to 105°F) with associated…
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VIDEO: Expert identifies new ways to improve profitability

March 2, 2017
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