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CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION (CME) DOCTOR CATEGORY II (2)

DOCTORS CME Category 2 / II IS free on this ATHLETE SAFETY 1ST, CAPPAA WEB SITE which does not authorize and has no advertising, fund raising, donations, campaings or contributions. Facts – CME Regulation 201 KAR 9:310, Kentucky Statutes. All States are similar. “What is Continuing Medical Education?” “Continuing Medical Education consists of educational activities, […]

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EXERCISING TO EXHAUSTION IN HEATED OZONE IS A FORMULA FOR DEATH OF AN ATHLETE

The following report from the United States Sports Academy was published in 2010. It is an important Public Service Message and an annual Child and Youth Athlete hazard worthy of revisiting every year. The Sport Digest – ISSN: 1558-6448, United States Sports Academy, Volume 18, Number 1, 2010 , America’s Sports University Exercising to Exhaustion […]

CHILD AND YOUTH DEFINITIONS

The presence of a Child is a Gift, placed in “perfect trust’ with parents and other adults. A Child’s value cannot be measured. Psalm 127:3-5. [Sis. Vickie Oliver] ‘Youth’ is not the equivalent term for ‘Child’ or ‘Children’. Please be specific when applying these terms. We, who are adamantely concerned advocates for the Prevention of […]

PRE-PARTICIPATION SPORTS EXAMINATION

The upsides of Child Athlete participations in Sport, Recreation and Exercise far outweigh the negatives. There remain negatives that should be addressed. The benefits and downsides from SRE participations are included in the following discussion. However, without the participations of Doctors and Healthcare Personnel in SRE severe legal liability risks would eventually terminate Child Athlete […]

SPORTS RECREATION AND EXERCISE WILL ENHANCE A PROGRESSIVE SOCIETY

Positive, Constructive Childhood Experiences in Sports, Recreation and Exercise (SRE) will contribute to a Progressive Human Society. To begin, a very disappointing report about education has emerged. U.S. Children’s education has moved from #1 to #13 to #16 in the world depending on reference. “The Centers For Disease Control (CDC) conducts research to learn more […]

DEATH OF LOUISVILLE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL ATHLETE HAS NOT BEEN IN VAIN

During the ‘Bear’ Bryant and Vince Lombardi Sports era, Athletes, teams and spectators were accustomed to ‘severe old fashioned’ traditions, coaching methods and win-at-all-costs-to-Athlete attitudes. One reason, not as many sports’ tragedies and deaths occurred during that era was that air conditioning was not widespread and Athletes were acclimated to the inclement weather. Children and […]

CONGRATULATIONS KHSAA NCHSAA

Congratulations North Carolina and Kentucky (KHSAA) High Athletic Associations (NCHSAA). North Carolina and Kentucky are the safest states to play high school sports the Korey Stringer Institute study reveals. “The Korey Stringer Institute (KSI) is a not-for-profit organization housed at the University of Connecticut (Uconn) dedicated to the prevention of sudden death in sports, with […]

COLLEGE ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Athletic Scholarships and Playing College Sports • “8 million high school student-athletes [2017] • 520,000 (6.5%) college student athletes (NCAA DI, II, III, NAIA, NJCAA, NCCAA) • ~ 138,000 athletic scholarships available (NCAA DI and DII) • ~ 140,000 (25%) of college student-athlete play Division I, 75% play at DII, DIII, NAIA, or NJCAA. • […]

CASH AND CARRY HEALTHCARE

Athletes, the entire athletic community and all citizens are impacted by the cost of healthcare, which is escalating disproportionately. Congress, healthcare personnel and many other concerned officials and citizens are evaluating and suggesting remedies for the healthcare problem. ‘Cash and Carry Healthcare’ is one of many postulated remedies. This reporter practiced ‘Cash and Carry Medicine’ […]

PEDOPHILIA NEUROPATHOLOGY

Problematic, Predator Coaches treat some Child and Youth Athletes differently than other Non-Athlete Children and Youth. The Children victimized are subjected to Sexual Harassment and Sexual Abuse during Sport, Recreation, and Exercise (SRE) participation and PTSD years after Sports Participation, which negatively impacts their entire life. “Brain injury may lead to pedophilia….and associated neurologic abnormalities” […]

CHRONIC TRAUMATIC ENCEPHALOPATHY 2017

“Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a progressive neurodegeneration associated with repetitive head trauma.1- 8 See JAMA for the complete report. “In 2013, based on a report of the clinical and pathological features of 68 men with CTE (including 36 football players from the current study), criteria for neuropathological diagnosis of CTE and a staging scheme […]