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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 […]

TOMMY JOHNS ELBOW EPIDEMIC

“A new study found a dramatic increase in the number of adolescents undergoing “Tommy John” surgery to repair a pitching-related elbow injury in recent years, outstripping growth among major league pitchers. The study, performed by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), was published in the January online issue of the American Journal of Sports […]

TOO MANY KNEE INJURIES ARE LOCO MOTION

The human (Homo sapien-sapiens, modern anatomical cognitive human, created 50,000-70,000 years ago) knee evolved • for forward and backward locomotion, • when in pursuit of food and reproduction. • The ligaments, supporting the knee for human locomotion, evolved like the brake pads on a Ford 150 truck, • evolved to prevent the stress and torques […]

HIGH SCHOOL ALL-AMERICA TEAM 1947-1961

“In 1909, St. Mary’s University, then known as St. Louis College, organized its first football team. Coached by a group of priests, the early years of the program were met with unfavorable results. From 1911-1915, St. Louis College went without a win, losing games by wide margins with scores 50-0 and 80-0 being commonplace.”[Thanksgiving Throwback: […]

WHAT IS MEDICAL MARIJUANA NIH

What is medical marijuana? The term medical marijuana refers to using the whole, unprocessed marijuana plant or its basic extracts to treat symptoms of illness and other conditions. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not recognized or approved the marijuana plant as medicine. However, scientific study of the chemicals in marijuana, called cannabinoids, […]

MARIJUANA PRODUCTS DANGEROUS INACCURATE LABELING JAMA

“Discrepancies between federal and state cannabis laws have resulted in inadequate regulation and oversight, leading to inaccurate labeling of some products, [Journal of American Medical Association].2 “To maximize sampling and ensure representativeness of available products, Bonn-Miller et al examined the label accuracy of CBD products sold online, including identification of present but unlabeled cannabinoids. ‘There […]

TEEN ALCOHOL AND MARIJUANA LESSENS SUCCESS IN LIFE

“>This study found that chronic marijuana use in adolescence was negatively associated with achieving important developmental milestones in young adulthood,” said study author Elizabeth Harari. A new study has revealed that young adults who are dependent on marijuana and alcohol are less likely to achieve adult life goals. The research by UConn Health scientists was […]

SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES NOW RECORD HIGH 2017

[Sexually Transmitted Diseases at record high, indicating urgent need for prevention, September 26, 2017, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)] Press Release Recommend on FacebookTweet For immediate release: September 26, 2017 Contact: National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (404) 639-8895 | NCHHSTPMediaTeam@cdc.gov Latest U.S. data reveal threat to multiple populations […]

PUBLIC POLICIES SHOULD KEEP PACE WITH NEW DISCOVERIES, JEFFERSON

“laws and institutions must go hand in hand with the progress of the human mind. As that becomes more developed, more enlightened, as new discoveries are made, new truths discovered and manners and opinions change, with the change of circumstances, institutions must advance also to keep pace with the times. “Otherwise, we might as well […]

MARIJUANA HARMFUL COMPLICATIONS

Please review the entire reports from the following research summaries. Unintentional Cannabis Intoxication in Toddlers “CONCLUSIONS: Children are collateral victims of changing trends in cannabis use and a prevailing THC concentration. Intoxicated children are more frequent, are younger, and have intoxications that are more severe. This raises a real issue of public health. “BACKGROUND AND […]