Indiana-based researchers performed a study to determine whether the use of a prefabricated orthotic affects postural stability in patients with functional ankle instability (FAI).
Researchers from the Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winton-Salem, NC, performed a study to determine the effects of repeated H-Wace device stimulation (HWDS) on blood flow and angiogenesis in the rat hind limb.
In an effort to create more American jobs, Med-Fit Systems, Inc, recently announced that it has signed a multi-year Chinese distribution agreement designed to deliver American-made fitness equipment to Chinese fitness clubs.
Elastic resistance may provide more neuromuscular benefit than isotonic resistance, according to a study done by Italy-based researchers published in the December 2011 issue of the Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology.
Implementing an exercise program for seniors, specifically one using resistance training, can alter the trajectory of cognitive decline, according to a new study by researchers at the Centre for Hip Health and Mobility at Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) and the University of British Columbia (UBC).
Performance Health, Akron, Ohio, recently donated Biofreeze Pain Reliever, at a retail value of $212,000, to SupportOurTroops.Org. The donation is intended to go to United States service members in Afghanistan.
Sweden-based researchers performed a study to investigate the relationship between Olympic (amateur) boxing and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) brain injury biomarkers.
Laser Gym, Santa Barbara, Calif, has introduced the Core Laser Pro, a professional version of its Core Laser.
In a systematic review published online April 13, 2012, in Obesity Reviews, Australian researchers examined the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and foot disorders.
An article published online ahead of print in the Journal of Nephrology examines the rehabilitative programs that most benefit older adults as they face functional limitation and residual abilities.