Category Archives: SAVE CHILD ATHLETES FROM CRUELTY AND ABUSE

APPOINT AN MD AND SCIENTIST TO THE SUPREME COURT

The United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) has handed down many Sports, Recreation and Exercise (SRE) decisions. SRE athlete participation, numbers of games, TV broadcasts and so forth have exploded and dominate society. Meanwhile, while difficult to believe, there are NO Requirements for a person who can be appointed justice to the Supreme Court, even though […]

SPORTS’ ADVERSE CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES ARE TOO HIGH

Sports, recreation and exercise (SRE) adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are too high. A physician, I have also been trained and certified, during my retirement, to teach physicians and their office staff about Child Abuse Recognition (Education, CARE), but my interest, expertise and past experiences have directed my attention and advocacy to Sports, Recreation and Exercise […]

BASKETBALL SOLD ITS SOUL AND FINESSE TO ROUGH-AND-TUMBLE WAY-TO-PLAY

BASKETBALL SOLD ITS SOUL AND FINESSE TO ROUGH-AND-TUMBLE WAY-TO-PLAY • U.S. Basketball has traded finesse i.e. excellent free throw and field goal percentages, few turnovers, many assists, basketball IQ etc. • for physical basketball i.e. selling the soul and basketball finesse to rough-and-tumble way-to-play i.e. weight lifting, banging, rough-and-tumble, concussions, severe injuries, danger. • possibly […]

OVERTRAINING SYNDROME

Overtraining and too much practice backfire because they alter normal human mental and physical performance during competition. Doctors suspect “Overtraining Syndrome” when Athletes are unable to perform their normal skills and capabilities competently, lack their normal athletic agility, are mentally and physically exhausted and apathetic. Yes. Overtraining Syndrome results in both mental and physical pathology. […]