Health and Sports

Eagleton Elementary Students Participate In 20,000-step challenge

Physical education teacher Ryan Acuff at Eagleton Elementary School, knows the power of goals and gadgets to motivate students. Currently the students at Eagleton Elementary School are using app to track their work out sections and steps, Physical education teacher Ryan Acuff, who has an educational specialist degree, records the student sets data on a …

Eagleton Elementary Students Participate In 20,000-step challenge Read More »

Outdoor Activities See Increased Demand Post Relaxation Of Covid Restrictions

As the restrictions placed on indoor activities in public places due to COVID-19 pandemic are being relaxed, people are getting outdoor in record numbers. According to the recent study, places that host traditional outdoor activities such as fishing, hunting, boating, tent, RV camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities has increased compared to 2019. The study …

Outdoor Activities See Increased Demand Post Relaxation Of Covid Restrictions Read More »

New York City and San Francisco NBA Teams To Be Fully Vaccinated

New York City and San Francisco have recently passed laws mandating some level of COVID-19 vaccination requirements in various public settings. The NBA has said that the vaccine requirements for New York City and San Francisco teams will completely enforced covering both staff members and players. According to a memo released, unless there is an …

New York City and San Francisco NBA Teams To Be Fully Vaccinated Read More »

Sandra Day O’Connor’s Sports Medicine Program Sees 350 Student Enrollment

Full-time athletic trainers also double as teachers at the Sandra Day O’Connor, where 350 students have enrolled in sports medicine program. The $1 million facility can treat athletes in all sports. The Sandra Day O’Connor sports medicine facility that outshines those at many colleges. The athletes at the school are fortunate. The cutting edge, college-level …

Sandra Day O’Connor’s Sports Medicine Program Sees 350 Student Enrollment Read More »

MCRI Study Links Junk Food To Lower Mental Health

A recent study published in the British Journal of Nutrition has linked healthy diet to better wellbeing and mental health, the report further notes that there is a need move away from processed and junk foods. The research conducted by team from Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, found that diet can influence mood and processed and …

MCRI Study Links Junk Food To Lower Mental Health Read More »

Pandemic Forces Big Changes In Fitness Industry

On March 16th last year city of Philadelphia ordered all nonessential businesses to shut down. As the lock down hit, fitness studios found themselves in unfamiliar territory. Owners tried to hustle by renting out equipment to clients and introducing virtual classes, but this wasn’t enough to save most of them. Most of the studios in …

Pandemic Forces Big Changes In Fitness Industry Read More »

BUSM Study Finds Short Vigorous Physical Activity Greatly Increases Fitness

The largest study to understand the relationship between habitual physical activity and physical fitness was recently concluded by researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). This has been the largest study performed to date to analyse habitual physical activity and physical fitness. According to the conclusions by the researchers from Boston University School of …

BUSM Study Finds Short Vigorous Physical Activity Greatly Increases Fitness Read More »

The Buffaloes officially forfeit the game against Watseka

Ridge Farm/Chrisman football teams of Georgetown will have to wait for another week for the open match. The Buffaloes cancelled the game with the Warriors on Thursday as The Buffaloes officially forfeit the game, Ridge Farm were was supposed to start the season on Saturday against Watseka. Georgetown-Ridge Farm principal and athletics director Kevin Thomas …

The Buffaloes officially forfeit the game against Watseka Read More »

Waterloo Public Health Agencies To Implement Vaccine Certificate

Public health officials from the region of Waterloo, along with the Public Health Department of Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph have announced their support for Ontario to implement a COVID-19 vaccine certificate program. As both the health departments are lending their voices to support a call for implementing the Vaccine Certificate Program. Head of the Local Association of Public …

Waterloo Public Health Agencies To Implement Vaccine Certificate Read More »