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October 17, 2018

Hamstring injuries are some of the most common injuries in sports and can be some of the most nagging and difficult to treat. These muscle injuries most often occur in activities and sports that involve sprinting and sudden stops such as track, soccer, and tennis. Also...

August 16, 2018

Summer is in full swing and that means one thing to all of us; it's hot! Temperatures and humidity are soaring, making it difficult to participate in outdoor activities. And that includes sports, recreation, and fitness. So if you are going to be active outside know wh...

July 17, 2018

It's summer in Louisiana and that means the days are getting longer and hotter! Not surprisingly, many of us look to the water to cool off and for recreation. Pools, waterways, beaches and the ocean are filled with people having fun!

The water can also be a great source...

June 13, 2018

Shoulder pain is a very common problem in the swimming athlete. The shoulder joint is so vulnerable to injury and problems during swimming because it is an inherently unstable joint and upper extremity force provides the vast majority of propulsion. As a result, swimme...

May 17, 2018

With the arrival of spring and summer, everyone is taking to the outdoors for sports and fitness. Two of the most popular sports enjoyed by athletes of all ages and skill levels are tennis and golf. Whether you like to swing a racquet or swing a club, or both, at some...

April 19, 2018

Baseball is big in Acadiana and with the arrival of spring, the practice fields and diamonds are abuzz with activity. Thousands of children throughout Louisiana play youth baseball under the supervision of adult coaches, administrators, and parents. Many play in commun...

March 1, 2018

Well the month of March is here and the running season is back in full force. Many of you have been training for and running in marathons and half marathons already! And I'm willing to bet that many of you have experienced pain or injury at some point during your train...

February 1, 2018

Lafayette is making strides in becoming a more "cycling friendly" city, but more improvements can still be made. Statistics from the US Department of Transportation show that cycling fatalities continue to increase each year, so above all, safety when cycling should be...

January 1, 2018


If you're making a resolution, it probably means you haven't been doing much lately. And the last thing you need is to harm yourself. Before beginning a new fitness program, you should make sure your body is ready for it. See your doctor, check yourself...

December 15, 2017

How do you know when you are pushing to hard and setting yourself up for injury? Here are four types of workout pain you should never ignore:

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