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Entries for April 2016

Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Sidearm"

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

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3778685/

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3811736/

http://web.usabaseball.com/playball/coaches/resources/pitching/biomechanics-of-pitching/

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 below!

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Weekly Text Article! "Compartment Syndrome: The Last True Orthopaedic Surgery Emergency?"
What do you think? Read Brandon Macias's article titled "Compartment Syndrome: The Last Orthopaedic Surgery Emergency?" "Compartment syndrome is a serious condition that involves increased pressure in a muscle compartment. It can lead to muscle and nerve damage and problems with blood flow, according to the National Institutes of Health’s Medline."

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It's Podcast Friday! with Dr. David Thompson and Educational Ethics!

Joining us this week is Dr. David Thompson, a Professor in the Dept. of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Dr. Thompson talks about his experiences over his career, and the often challenging circumstances that arise throughout our public education system. A really interesting talk!  LISTEN NOW

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Hamstring"

This week's Human Performance Minute discusses hamstring injuries in soccer, featuring the research of Huffines Discussion 2014 scholar Dr. Christie Aschwanden. For more information, check out the links listed below.

1. http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/soccer-hamstring-injuries-are-up-but-preventing-them-is-complicated/

2. http://www.ussoccer.com/stories/2014/03/17/13/03/prevent-common-injuries-in-soccer-hamstring-strains

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!

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New Text Article! "At-Risk Boys' Intrinsic Motivation Toward Physical Activity Declines Over Time"
Read the NEW weekly text article by Jiling Liu, MS, titled "At-Risk Boys' Intrinsic Motivation Toward Physical Activity Declines Over Time."  "R...

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Usually, the Huffines Institute releases the call for Faculty Research Grant proposals in May.  However, this year, the Institute - with the faci...

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It's Podcast Friday - With Ball State's Dr. Scott Trappe!
Joining us this week is Dr. Scott Trappe, the John and Janice Fisher Professor of Exercise Science and Director of the Human Performance Laboratory at Ball State University. Dr. Trappe talks about ... Listen in on Dr. Lightfoot's conversation with one of the field's most qualified experts!

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Text Article about Cytoskeleton Protection by Exercise Training in the Aging Heart
Check out this week's text article by Yang Lee titled "Cytoskeleton Protection by Exercise Training in the Aging Heart." "Heart cells (myocytes) have distinctive shapes, structural integrity, and functions that are maintained by proteins that are part of the “cytoskeleton”."

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Presented by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Microdisectomy"

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

http://www.webmd.com/back-pain/discectomy-or-microdiscectomy-for-a-herniated-disc

http://www.spine-health.com/conditions/herniated-disc/lumbar-herniated-disc

http://www.mytpi.com/articles/health/the_golfer's_guide_to_lower_back_pain_part_1

http://www.spine-health.com/conditions/sports-and-spine-injuries/preventing-low-back-pain-golf

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!


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Danielle Sanders - Huffines Institute staffer for three years and double major in Community Health and Nutrition - was awarded the prestigious Texas A&M Buck Weirus Spirit Award. 

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New Weekly Text Article! "Is L-Carnitine Effective On Weight Loss and Exercise Recovery"
Read the NEW weekly text article by Majid Koozehchian, MS, titled "Is L-Carnitine Effective On Weight Loss and Exercise Recovery!" L-carnitine (CARN)...

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Rotator Cuff"

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

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/home/ovc-20126921

http://www.emedicinehealth.com/rotator_cuff_injury/article_em.htm

http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00064

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3419559/

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!


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It's Podcast Friday! With Dr. Mike Greenwood and Sports Nutrition
Joining us this week is one of our own - Dr. Mike Greenwood, a Clinical Professor in the A&M Department of Health and Kinesiology. Dr. Greenwood t...

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