Posts Tagged 'health'

Sports Can Fight Depression in Young Athletes

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A recent study shows that kids who are in a positive, well-adjusted sports atmosphere are less inclined to depression than other kids.  The article was originally published on the MedicalExpress website.  Read the full article below:

 

Study: Kids in positive sports climate better adjusted, show less depression

(Medical Xpress) — It’s only natural that when kids are part of a positive, ...

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Preventing ACL Injuries in Young Athletes

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ACL injuries are some of the most damaging mainstream sports injuries.  An ACL injury can not only take a player out for a season, but also restrict the player from training, which can damper the next season.  Luckily, extensive research has been conducted on sports related ACL injuries, and many effective practices are in place to prevent them.  Please find below a helpful ...

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Should Youth Athletes Take Supplements?

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In today’s day and age, legal supplements like protein powders are a major part of the sports world, especially at the high school level and up.  However, many youth athletes, years below the high school level, are also taking supplements.  Whether or not young players should take supplements is a very controversial issue.  Check out this video on the topic featuring Dr. Shane Miller, ...

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Nutrition Tips for Young Athletes

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If you’re a coach or sports director, you obviously know how important nutrition is for a growing athlete.  Not only does proper nutrition at a young age improve health and performance, but it helps set lifelong habits for the future.  Encouraging proper nutrition for young athletes is critical.  The American Youth Soccer Organization obviously knows a lot about young athletes.  It put together a ...

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Kids Can Learn Life Lessons from Golf

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The First Tee is a great organization that has a simple, yet powerful mission:

“To impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.”

We at StadiumRoar are all for the promotion of life lessons through sports and recreation.  If you know of any kids who have ...

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Top Mobile Apps for a Fit Lifestyle

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Since StadiumRoar provides services for sports and recreation, we figure a lot of our visitors are generally into fitness and staying in shape.  We like posting articles about workouts, health and nutrition.  We also like posting videos about sports technology, since, well, we’re a sports technology company.  So, when we get the change to post an article about fitness AND ...

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Staying Safe Through the Season

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If you play, coach or are involved in sports in any way, you know that injuries are a natural part of the game.  Though many injuries are out of our control, taking proper precautions to care for them is not.  Terry Zeigler, a leader in the field of athletics-injury prevention, provides some helpful tips in her article on the PRICE method for ...

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