The opportunity to play in postseason college football tournaments on national TV may motivate student athletes to keep their grades up.
Playing sports like basketball or soccer is better long-term for the bones of young athletes than sports like running, cycling, or swimming, a study shows.
High school athletes who play contact sports are more likely to misuse prescription stimulants throughout their 20s, a new study shows.
A survey of coaches and athletic officials in Texas indicates an opportunity for them to better protect athletes during high heat, humidity, and climate change.
A tool used to diagnose concussion may misidentify symptoms like fatigue and neck pain that are actually the results of intense exercise and not a brain injury.
Climate change may pose the biggest challenge at this year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing. The Games will be the first to use almost 100% artificial snow.