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Could using lighter-weight balls in practice be a safer way to speed up a pitcher's arm -- and the ball?

Marcus Woo, Contributor

Panel of experts says there is not enough evidence to give solid recommendations on many youth sports safety issues.

Chris Gorski, Editor

The telltale tau proteins present in the disease known as CTE display distinctive features.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Performing artists sometimes need the same injury prevention and treatment as athletes.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Research suggests most North American college and professional hockey players don't specialize as youngsters.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Trainers have used Lasix for decades to reduce bleeding and improve performance in North American racehorses.

Kimberly Hickok, Contributor

Research suggests that developing strength or aerobic fitness can improve long-term health. But is another method even better?

Chris Gorski, Editor

An attempt to run the fastest ever backward marathon highlights how wrong-way locomotion could assist in rehabilitation and athletic training.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

When it comes to reducing ankle injuries, high-tops aren't as important as you might think.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

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