Latest Stretching Stories

2011-02-18 09:00:00

However, runners who typically stretch should continue, or risk injury SAN DIEGO, Feb.

2011-02-18 10:56:08

Stretching before a run neither prevents nor causes injury, according to a study presented today at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).

2010-12-15 00:00:45

Multiple research studies show that stretching before physical activity alone does not help prevent injury.

2010-11-25 00:00:46

Recent studies have shown that stretching alone does not help prevent injury.

2010-09-01 15:03:00

May Help Explain Higher Risk of ACL Injury in Females; Improve Prevention Approach ROSEMONT, Ill., Sept.

2010-06-11 07:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- During the most-watched sporting event in the world, elite soccer players from 32 different countries will have their skills and fitness tested in pursuit of soccer's holy grail.

2010-04-19 12:05:00

LOS ANGELES, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- G2 Lifestyles - the world's premier fitness products company to bring you a line of self-guided stretch mats and exercise balls - has finalized an agreement with Big 5 Sporting Goods to acquire the Trainermat for Abs & Trainermat for Yoga.

2009-10-06 13:00:00

How far you can reach beyond your toes from a sitting position – normally used to define the flexibility of a person’s body – may be an indicator of how stiff your arteries are.

2009-02-10 11:32:00

Follow these steps to avoid injury--while getting kicked, punched, and thrown ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Whether it's for self-defense, competition, discipline, or just exercise, people are turning to martial arts in increasing numbers.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]