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2013-12-03 23:34:07

At the November, 2013 Allied Health Committee meeting the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS) leadership met with the Board Administrator for the PA Society of Physician Assistants (PSPA). The group discussed the details of how the professions can work together and define their roles within emergency action plans, as well as the policy and procedures for return to play for athletes with injuries and illness. Harrisburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Athletic trainers (AT)...

2013-11-20 23:27:56

Though the hot summer months have faded, and with them the risk of weather-induced heat illness and dehydration common in fall sports, the winter sports season holds its own unique set of health concerns related to hydration, nutrition, and safe weight loss practices. As the wrestling weight certification process and competition season commences this fall, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) reiterates the importance of maintaining adequate nutrition and hydration...

2013-11-05 23:32:26

For the second consecutive year, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) hosted an educational exhibit booth at the New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) conference in Rochester, NY. In addition, NYSATA was part of the general conference program, with two representatives co-presenting on the ‘return to learning, including academic adjustments, following a concussion’ for attendees. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 The New York State Athletic...

2013-11-05 23:28:36

Impact Athletic, LLC. (IA), announces the launch of “Impact My Team” (IMT), a revolutionary crowd-funding platform designed to help equip Athletic Training facilities at High Schools, Colleges and Universities nationwide. Kalamazoo, Michigan (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Impact Athletic, manufacturer of world class athletic training equipment designed for the athletic trainer and sports medicine professional, is pleased to announce the launch of Impact My Team; an online crowd-funding...

2013-11-05 23:24:59

The Sports Facilities Advisory, along with Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Development Group, LLC, is opening youth and amateur sports facilities to develop the character and athleticism of today’s increasingly competitive athletes. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Amateur athletics have become a highly specialized endeavor and an increasing number of young athletes are dedicating themselves to a single sport by training year-round to become the very best. As a result, children have...

2013-10-24 23:34:27

As part of an on-going initiative to promote sports safety at all levels of athletic participation, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is holding the first annual “Athletic Training Recognition Week” from Friday, October 25 through Sunday, November 3, 2013. It is the hope of NYSATA that by developing a sports safety public awareness campaign in the fall, as is done annually during National Athletic Training Month (NATM) in March, the message will carry...

2013-09-26 23:37:42

As part of the continued lobbying efforts by the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) to support the recently introduced bills A6678 and S4465 to update their NYS Practice Act, athletic trainers (ATs) across the state are opening their athletic training facilities to visits by NYS legislators. Already this fall, several key legislative staff members made a visit to the University at Albany’s athletic training room to see ATs in action firsthand. Albany, NY (PRWEB)...

2013-09-24 23:40:06

As the high school fall sports season gets underway, the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS) is proud to announce the results of an ongoing state wide effort. PATS is proud to announce that Pennsylvania now has 90% of its secondary schools having access to an athletic trainer as compared to the national average of 42%. Harrisburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 As the fall high school sports season gets underway, the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS) is proud...

2013-09-17 23:26:24

Allegheny Health Network and Robert Morris University, both based in Pittsburgh, PA have entered a new partnership that establishes Allegheny Sports Medicine, the sports medicine division of Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), as the exclusive healthcare provider for the University’s athletic programs. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Allegheny Health Network and Robert Morris University (RMU) today announced a new partnership that establishes Allegheny Sports Medicine, the...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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