Many Young Football Players Get Concussions at Practice, Study Says

MONDAY, May 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Most concussions among high school and college football players occur during practice, a new study finds.

Be a Responsible Camper

SUNDAY, May 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- When you camp out, take steps to reduce your impact on the environment, experts advise.

Mow With Safety in Mind

SATURDAY, May 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Before you get ready to cut your grass, remember lawn mowers can pose a significant injury risk, experts say.

Fitness May Help Lower Odds for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

FRIDAY, May 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A lifetime of vigorous exercise may lower the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma -- a form of cancer that affects the lymph nodes, according to a new study.

2-Minute Walk Every Hour May Help Offset Effects of Sitting

THURSDAY, April 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Getting up and walking for two minutes every hour could help reverse the negative health effects from prolonged sitting, new research suggests.

Health Tip: Fitting a Bicycle Helmet

(HealthDay News) -- Wearing a helmet while biking can offer significant protection against head injury, but the helmet must fit properly.

Health Tip: Gear up for Sports

(HealthDay News) -- Playing on a team is a great way for kids to learn sportsmanship and to get exercise. But it's also important to take precautions aimed at reducing the risk of injury.

Health Tip: Get Active During Summer

(HealthDay News) -- The often-pleasant, warmer weather of summer offers lots of chances to get outside and become active.

Orthopedist Offers Tips for Preventing Shoulder Injuries

THURSDAY, April 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- As the most flexible joint in your body, your shoulder can move and position your arm in many ways. But this flexibility also makes it prone to instability and injury.

Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Hip Strain?

(HealthDay News) -- Injury to the muscles that surround the hip can range from mild to severe, and athletes are considered at higher risk.