March Madness Is Easy…

March Madness Is Easy… When your team (*cough*Wake Forest*cough*) doesn’t make the NCAA March Madness Basketball Tournament…March Madness is Easy…You print out a bracket, crumble it up, and toss it directly in the trash! Thanks Demon Deacons! I used to obsess over the brackets. I would pay to enter anywhere from 2-10 different pools. In … Read more

Do You Want to Learn About Toe Sprains?

Longhorns Mohamed Bamba WIth Big Toe Sprain Do You Want to Learn About Toe Sprains? The Freshmen Center for the Texas Longhorns men’s basketball team, Mohamed Bamba, suffered a sprained big toe on his left foot in Saturday’s win over Oklahoma State. This injury left Bamba unable to play in Monday’s loss to the Kansas … Read more

Can Your Favorite Sports Team Affect Your Mental Health?

Can Your Favorite Sports Team Affect Your Mental Health? I am about to explain to you a disorder that affects many Americans, and they may not even be aware they have it. Many of you have heard of S.A.D. or Seasonal Affective Disorder. It is a type of depression that changes based on the seasons. … Read more

Injury Prevention and Wellness Consulting in Sports Agencies

Injury Prevention and Wellness Consulting in Sports Agencies I have been a practicing physical therapist for the last 10 years. The last three years I have been specifically in the field of occupational health and worker’s compensation. These are essentially injuries that occur at work, and my job is to get these patients better and … Read more

Say Hello, Wave Goodbye: Phil Jackson

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Say Hello, Wave Goodbye: Phil Jackson There is an 80’s song by Soft Cell called “Say Hello, Wave Goodbye”. It was a pretty good song. David Gray came along and covered it and totally crushed it. (Although it is not a Makers of Music Monday, you can listen to this version here). Today, I can … Read more