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Entries for May 2015

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

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

Articles:

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001075.htm

http://www.betterbraces.com/injury-info-center/knee-injury-guide/knee-hyperextension

http://espn.go.com/nba/playoffs/2015/story/_/id/12926215/atlanta-hawks-forward-demarre-carroll-hyperextended-knee-game-2-status-uncertain

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfVgWgw3NdU

http://hml.rowan.edu/Play/16

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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Weekly Text Article! "Fueling the Lean, Mean Vegetarian Machine"

Read the weekly text article by Kyle Levers, M.S., entitled "Fueling the Lean, Mean Vegetarian Machine"! Kyle discusses athletes, particularly those who value strength and power, and the various nutritive requirements to fulfill the needs of those athletes.

"Strength and power athletes are a unique athlete subset, which includes many different types of athletes and can span highly varied requirements for strength and power development.  The difference in strength and power requirements stems from..."

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It's Podcast Friday! with Dan Giuliani and Online Strength Training Programming

Technology is making sports medicine more effective every day.  Joining us today in the podcast is Mr. Dan Giuliani the CEO of Volt Athletics.  The purpose of Volt Athletics is provide expert, online consultation for Strength Coaches and Athletes who may not have access to the best coaching and newest ideas in resistance training.  This is an interesting application that will help to bring the best knowledge and coaching to athletes across the country

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Weekly Text Article! "The Female Athlete Triad"
Read the weekly text article by Kaleigh Camp, M.S., entitled "The Female Athlete Triad: The Importance of Energy"! Kaleigh discusses various women-spe...

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio: "Re-Warmups"

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

Articles:

http://www.scienceofsocceronline.com/2014/08/halftime-carbohydrates-and-re-warm-up.html

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/sms.12236/full

Information on Injuries:

http://sportsmedicine.about.com/od/soccerinjuries/a/soccerinjury.htm

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 Android version of Huffines App up...
There is a new android version of the Huffines App up on Google play - thanks to all our users who have been patient while we fixed some issues with t...

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

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

Articles:

http://www.boston.com/sports/football/patriots/2015/05/06/physics-professor-deflategate-report-science-holds/T2HqI3vFVivr9grXOD2VEI/story.html

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/can-science-solve-the-mystery-of-deflategate/

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 Sports Performance Coach Dr. Brandon Marcello

Joining us today in the podcast is Dr. Brandon Marcello who is an independent performance consultant who most recently was the Director of Sports Performance at Stanford University.  This is an interesting conversation that shows the changing nature of coaching to include nutrition, supplements, and conditioning.  LISTEN NOW!

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Huffines Institute Human Performance Minute Broadcast by TexAgs SportsRadio "Boxing Gloves"

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

Articles:

http://www.economist.com/news/international/21639765-bare-knuckle-fights-would-break-more-hands-fewer-heads-hang-up-boxing-gloves

http://www.connectsavannah.com/savannah/the-true-force-of-a-boxers-punch/Content?oid=2133328

Video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRmOOWPTRBs

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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2015-2016 Huffines Faculty Research Grant RFA now up! Deadline - June 1, 2015
The RFA for the 2015-2016 Huffines Faculty Research Grant program is now up at the Huffines Institute website.  Just log in and navigate to the S...

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It's Podcast Friday! with CSU-LB's Dr. Karen Clippinger and the anatomy of dance!

Today in the podcast we've got a great conversation with Dr. Karen Clippinger from Cal State Long Beach.  Our topic today is the use of anatomy and biomechanics to help dancers perform better (and recover from injuries). Dr. Clippinger is brought to us by the TAMU program in Dance Science!  LISTEN NOW!


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Please Spit In This Tube, and I'll Tell You How Stressed You Are

Read the weekly text article by Dr. David Ferguson, Ph.D., RCEP entitled "Please Spit In This Tube, and I'll Tell You How Stressed You Are." The article discusses performance optimization through preparation for athlete.

"In the competitive sport world, athletes are required to train year-round in order to maintain a state of physical conditioning that will optimize performance during game day..." 

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