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A Ruptured Achilles Tendon Doesn't Need Open Surgery To Fix It

The ruptured Achilles tendon heals when repaired and doesn't need open surgery to fix it. Here is why. The Achilles is a broad tendon that connects...

Returning from the Pandemic Sideline with Eccentric Isometric Training

Everyone is eager to return to the gym and the playing field to train. However, we need to be smart and perceptive about it. Training is a part of our...

Tips for Staying Active During the Coronavirus Pandemic

If we step back and take a look at the current action taking place within our country involving the COVID-19 pandemic, we see a recipe for sedentary l...

5 Reasons 'Weight Loss' Programs Never Seem to Work

Weight loss can be an excellent goal, but there are so many misconceptions on how to lose weight that it can become very difficult to know if you are ...

Why All Athletes Should Try Acupuncture

Acupuncture should be part of every athlete's wellness routine. Many people overlook acupuncture as an option for athletic recovery and performance be...

What to Do (And Not Do) When You Can't Fall Asleep

You can read about the latest advances in training, take all the top-of-the-line supplements, and eat the cleanest diet imaginable, but if you're not ...

Study Finds Going From Couch to Marathon Makes Arteries 4 Years Younger

As humans age our arteries naturally become stiffer and less flexible. This can result in higher blood pressure and inhibited function of organs su...

How to Help Students Care About P.E.

This article was originally featured on PLT4M. PLT4M partners with over 800 high schools as an online strength and conditioning tool, delivering custo...

How a Growth Spurt Changes the Game for a Youth Athlete

Infants are incredible movers. Anyone with a little one running around knows the amazing positions they can effortlessly achieve. Their squats and ...

3 Simple Commandments That'll Guide You to Greater Fitness in 2020

Improving your fitness can sometimes feel like rocket science. Fall down the wrong rabbit hole, and suddenly you're surrounded by complex terminolo...

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