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Improving the Health of the Community

By Karyn Gallivan, MS, ATC, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, NASM-CPT
Contributor, Sports+Fitness Network

I am an Athletic Trainer by education. Much of my work years have been spent in high schools, colleges, and sports medicine clinics. During my career, there have been occasions to participate in health fairs and community health & wellness events. As Athletic Trainers, Strength & Conditioning Coaches, and Personal Trainers, we are all inherently teachers...

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Managing the Responsibility of Head Injuries

By Dr. Steve Juaire Contributor, Sports and Fitness Network Recent traumatic events, caused or significantly affected by concussions, should be a warning sign that all individuals involved in sport have a duty to recognize their roles in the prevention and care of athletes who train and compete under their guidance. This responsibility includes athletic administrators who are charged with creating a vision for their departments and hiring staffs to carry out that vision.
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