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Entries for February 2015

It's Video Podcast Friday! with Huffines Scholar Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz and Sports Concussions!

Today is the sixth video and audio-only rebroadcast from the 2014 Huffines Discussion.  Up today in our series is Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz from Univ. North Carolina Chapel Hill.  Dr. Guskiewicz has been a long-time leader in the field of sports concussions as related to football and in honor of his work, was named a MacArthur Genius (look it up - it is impressive!).  Dr. Guskiewicz's talk is called "Sports Related Concussion: Legitimate Concern or Paranoia?  This is the talk to see if you want to learn about football and concussions!   LISTEN or WATCH NOW!


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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Strength Training Gains"

For more information about this week’s Human Performance Minute, check out the links listed below.

Videos:

http://simplesciencefitness.com/

Journal:

http://www.fmh.utl.pt/agon/cpfmh/docs/documentos/recursos/110/Hipertrofia%20e%20Neural.pdf
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/453338

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQSjaonxr9I&index=11&list=PLlCgH-clu_wdtKCceBV_iC9kVLPArBTFD

Be sure to check out future weekly Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute broadcasts at TexAgs SportsRadio (The Zone 1150 AM) every Wednesday morning at 10:45am. If you missed it you can listen to it here!

http://www.zone1150.com/

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It's Video Podcast Friday! with Huffines Scholar Mr. Randy Dick and Athletes and the Arts!

Today is the fifth video and audio-only rebroadcast from the 2014 Huffines Discussion.  Up today in our series is Mr. Randy Dick of Health and Safety Sports Consultants in Indianapolis, IN.  Mr. Dick has started a national initiative called "Athletes and the Arts" that aims to connect sports medicine with the performing arts.  Mr. Dick's talk is titled "Athletes and the Arts: Get In Tune". This is a great talk that may help you look at the performing arts in a different context.   LISTEN and WATCH NOW!

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Proper Hydration for Performance"

For more information about this week’s Human Performance Minute, check out the links listed below.

Articles:

https://www.acsm.org/docs/brochures/selecting-and-effectively-using-hydration-for-fitness.pdf
http://www.unh.edu/news/news_releases/2005/january/sk_050128cold.html

Journals:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3445088/
http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/9303999

Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPd_V-rQNFs

Be sure to check out future weekly Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute broadcasts at TexAgs SportsRadio (The Zone 1150 AM) every Wednesday morning at 10:45am. If you missed it you can listen to it here!

http://www.zone1150.com/

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It's Video Podcast Friday! with Huffines Scholar Mr. David Epstein and Small Data!

Today is the fourth video and audio-only rebroadcast from the 2014 Huffines Discussion.  Up today in our series is an award winning journalist, New York Times bestselling author, and reporter for ProPublica.org, Mr. David Epstein.  Mr. Epstein's talk is titled "Small Data in Sports: Finding What Matters and What You Can Change".  Much of this talk directly relates to talent identification - how do we find out who is going to be a great athlete.  Mr. Epstein always gives engaging talks (just check out his HD2 talk and his TED Talk) and this is a great talk!   LISTEN or WATCH NOW!

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "The Yips"

For more information about this week’s Human Performance Minute, check out the links listed below.

Article:

http://www.ibtimes.com/yips-condition-causes-notable-cases-645142

Journal:

http://link.springer.com/article/10.2165/00007256-200333010-00002

Videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52-l9ZW60dk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JjwFTodE1l8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Kp6U9voyDk

Be sure to check out future weekly Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute broadcasts at TexAgs SportsRadio (The Zone 1150 AM) every Wednesday morning at 10:45am. If you missed it you can listen to it here!

http://www.zone1150.com/


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It's Video Podcast Friday! with Huffines Scholar Dr. Ann McKee and Concussions!

Today is the third video and audio-only rebroadcast from the 2014 Huffines Discussion.  Up today in our series is a leader in the research being done on concussions, Dr. Ann McKee from Boston University. Dr. McKee's talk is titled "Sports and military TBI: Pathways to Neurogeneration".  Concussion prevalence in sports is a huge health and safety topic and Dr. McKee has been one of the leaders in understanding what is happening - especially in football.  This is great talk that is provocative!   LISTEN NOW!

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Weekly Text Article! "Cardiovascular Health in Combat"

Read the weekly text article by Jorge Granados, titled "Cardiovascular Health in Combat." "Performing loaded work in hot ambient environments is a common challenge for military soldiers. Blood delivery to the skeletal muscles in the attempt to maintain body temperature within certain boundaries place simultaneous demands on the volume of blood being pumped by the heart, also known as cardiac output (Q)..."

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Adrenaline in Sports"

For more information about this week’s Human Performance Minute, check out the links listed below.

Videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOaYrGxPs2U

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ZSJSB9W1iM

Journals:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18500380

http://jap.physiology.org/content/jap/16/1/157.full.pdf

Be sure to check out future weekly Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute broadcasts at TexAgs SportsRadio (The Zone 1150 AM) every Wednesday morning at 10:45am. If you missed it you can listen to it here!

http://www.zone1150.com/

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