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Heat strokes likelier to be life-threatening for long distance runners

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 18:33

A study has revealed that heat strokes are ten times more life-threatening than cardiac events for runners in races over 10 km.

Why athletes likelier to need pacemakers during old age

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 14:27

A new research from the University of Manchester has found as to why athletes are more likely to have abnormal heart rhythms.

Post-run ice baths don’t ease athletes` discomfort

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 20, 2013, 15:54

A new study has found that the popular post-workout regimen used by athletes that involves dunking in a tub of ice water after exercise is not beneficial at all.

Elite athletes believe drugs improve performance: Study

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 19:32

A majority of elite athletes use drugs to achieve athletic success, improve performance or alternatively for financial gain, a new research has revealed.

`Jocks beat bookworms on brain test`

Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 15:41

Athletes and sports-person have better developed cognitive functions than the average university students, according to a new perception study.

Olympians live 3 years longer, says study

Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 15:13

The Olympians live longer, nearly three years longer, than the general population, regardless of the country of origin, the category of medals or specific sport, a study said.

Running too fast may pose heart risk for older athletes

Last Updated: Friday, November 30, 2012, 15:40

Older athletes speeding to the finish line may be racing toward the end of life, new research has warned.

Indian Olympic athletes appeal to root out polio

Last Updated: Friday, August 03, 2012, 09:26

Indian Olympic athletes Thursday appealed to parents to get their children vaccinated in time in a bid to root out the disease forever.

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