Search Results for "injuries"

Sport

Sports Injuries: When Keep Fit Backfires

Each and every single year, a number of elite level athletes in the United Kingdom (superstar professionals at the top of their game) go down with a variety of different injuries – some of them more ordinary, and some of them quite gruesome – but that kind of just goes […]

Sport

Common Golfing Injuries and How To Prevent Them

Golf might not seem like the most dangerous sport to the outside observer, but the excessive strain and repetition put on a golfer's body can lead to serious injury. Each swing puts pressure on various joints, muscles, and tendons of the body, which overtime can lead to overuse injuries leaving […]

Employment

Injuries at Work Factfile

Injuries at work happen with great regularity. From bumping into colleagues, to bashing your foot against an errant door. These things happen. But there are a number of injuries that you might be entitled to claim compensation for. This shouldn’t be seen as ‘getting one over’ on employers, or ‘cheating […]

Yoga

Should You Push on Through Yoga Injuries?

A yoga class is commonly used to prevent injury in the first place through increasing your flexibility. There are those occasions where you'll actually cause a soft tissue injury by pushing yourself to the max. Injuries won't necessarily cripple you, though. In many cases, it will hurt but it won't […]

Health

Types of Children Injuries and How to Handle Them

There are several reasons why kids are more prone to injuries. To begin with, they are at a stage when they want to discover their surroundings. Their physical skills may still be developing, and they have poor coordination. Also, they may not yet recognize the danger of some situations. Most […]