In addition to washing your hands thoroughly and avoiding people who may be sick, follow these tips to protect yourself against viruses and support a strong immune system.
Your child will get a leg up on the competition in our summer camps specialized to improve strength and agility and excel at combine testing.
We know fruits and vegetables are good for us, but to support healthy weight we need to know exactly what makes up a serving.
A series of micro muscle tears during workouts lead to increased strength and performance but it's important to jumpstart the recovery process during high-intensity training.
Getting Back into Running after Taking Time Off: Athletic Trainers Share Their Secrets | OrthoCarolina
Anytime you’ve been sidelined, it can be daunting to find the motivation to step back into running
Even with good intentions, many goal-setters fail to see their resolutions through for any significant amount of time.
The holiday season is upon us. It’s the time of the year to enjoy celebrating and spending time with family and friends; however, for many, it’s also the time of the year that disrupts schedules and interrupts progress with health goals.
There are around two million injuries in youth sports every year. What is good news for parents and coaches? The majority of these injuries are preventable.
Nick and Josh talk a lot about sports during their daily radio show on WFNZ but when it comes to performance they're visiting the OrthoCarolina Sports Training Center.
Bored with your regular gym routine? No two workouts are ever the same.
Wondering how you should be stretching before a run? The more movement, the better.
Read the label – sports and energy drinks may have more in them than you bargained for.
When NFL hopefuls go through drills in the NFL Combine, millions of dollars are on the line but these drills can help you, too, as you chart your athletic progress or as your PT decides if you're ready to get back to activity after an injury.
We’ve been told over and over that sitting too much is highly detrimental to your health. The reality is that many of us have to sit at a desk for much of the day.
But does the fact that too much sitting is bad mean that investing in a standing desk is the best solution?
Life making it hard to get to the gym? Here's a list of resources that provide free workouts.
While there may be no perfect way to run for everyone, we can all benefit from a few tips that can improve running efficiency.
Cauliflower gnocchi is flying off the shelves at Trader Joe's. Get inspired with three ways to make these carb-saving potato substitutes.
For decades we have been told exposure to bacteria is bad for us, and so we use antibacterial everything, take antibiotics like candy, and consume pasteurized, bleached and processed foods. Is it possible these habits could be hurting our health more than they are helping us?
Many people make the assumption that there are no benefits to lifting heavy weights. Some feel that lifting lighter weights with high reps will yield the same results. This is simply not true.
Building a culture of health within the workplace can have a significant impact on our personnel and is a goal that OrthoCarolina continues to build on.
Becoming a healthy eater starts with choosing healthy, delicious foods. Selecting the right healthy foods might sound overwhelming if it’s new to you, but even small steps and changes pay off in the long run.
North Carolina is peppered with wilderness-enveloped campgrounds, from the Great Smokies to the Atlantic shores.
Matthews, N.C.-based all-inclusive health and wellness facility offers a span of health and fitness programs for all ages
These days, most people usually agree that athletes should be doing some type of warm up prior to taking the field, including sports like soccer. What is less clear is exactly what that warm up should look like. Just jogging or doing prolonged hold, stretching is inadequate, and may actually do more harm than good.