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Weight Watchers Canada
Mar. 2, 2018

Whether you’re a running veteran or new to the game, having a solid pair of shoes is crucial to a successful and enjoyable workout.

MSN
Oct. 19, 2017

Don't lose your focus—or should you? Coaches, personal trainers, and our own brains tell us we can improve workout form if we just focus. Put enough mind power behind a burning muscle or agile movement and our technique should improve. Or to use the common saying, put mind over matter.

Health24
Sep. 12, 2017

You don't have to feel guilty if you don't have the time to pack elaborate lunch boxes for your children.

Health News Digest
Aug. 31, 2017

Lunch — a favorite subject for school kids and often a pleasant where-should-we-go dilemma for adults. Whether you’re a parent filling your child’s lunchbox, or a university student on a budget, UNLV instructor and registered dietitian nutritionist Samantha Coogan has tips for keeping that midday meal nutritious, delicious, and affordable.

News Medical
Aug. 31, 2017

Lunch - a favorite subject for school kids and often a pleasant where-should-we-go dilemma for adults. Whether you're a parent filling your child's lunchbox, or a university student on a budget, UNLV instructor and registered dietitian nutritionist Samantha Coogan has tips for keeping that midday meal nutritious, delicious, and affordable.

News Medical
Aug. 30, 2017

Lunch - a favorite subject for school kids and often a pleasant where-should-we-go dilemma for adults.

Las Vegas Review Journal
Jul. 31, 2017

John Mercer, a biomechanist in the department of kinesiology and nutrition sciences at UNLV, has dedicated the majority of his adult life to testing the limits of physical abilities.

Ankle and Foot Center
Jul. 25, 2017

The significance behind this study helped researchers understand the effects of shock absorption in terms of preventing running injury.

New Scientist
Jun. 29, 2017

Love a good run, but keep getting leg injuries? That could be because the way we run puts the brunt of jogging’s hard impact shocks on our lower limbs.

Science of Ultra
Jun. 28, 2017

In today's podcast, we touch on a variety of topics in biomechanics, from shoe cushioning to children's shoes to pool running...and more...

Marine Corps Times
May. 22, 2017

The Marine Corps' longstanding tradition of having two-tiered fitness requirements for men and women aims to ensure fairness, but a growing chorus of critics say it creates a double standard and implies that female Marines are not as physically capable as men. It’s another political battle inside the Corps over gender and standards that stems in part from last year’s controversial decision to allow women to serve in combat units traditionally restricted to men.

Las Vegas Review Journal
Apr. 24, 2017

People set all kinds of goals when they work out. Feeling better. Losing a few pounds. Becoming a bit healthier.