First Aid in Case of Injuries for Sport and Exercise
If this is a closed injury, you need to immobilize the injured limb, otherwise the person may lose consciousness from a painful shock. If you need to get to the emergency room yourself, then put the injured limb on a firm support and fix it.
If you hurt a limb, apply cold to the place where it hurts. If the spinal cord, head or neck is damaged, do not touch the affected person. It is important that the tongue will not sink.
Recovery after sports injuries
Do not perform anything without doctors review. The recovery after sports injuries depends on its kind. But in the first place after all, physical therapy, thanks to which you can quickly return to a normal way of life.
When stretched a limb you should have 2 weeks of rest, then sparing training regimen with fixation of elastic bandage. In case of fracture - for 2-3 months you will forget about physical exertion. When the ligaments are broken or the meniscus is damaged, the recovery time after sports injuries depends on their complexity. That is approximately - from 1 to 3 months.
A new study, led by Professor Pernilla Wittung-Stafshede from the Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, suggests that eating cod, herring, and red snapper may help in preventing Parkinson’s disease. The researchers also highlight that fish is normally a lot...
American fitness instructors and doctors have come up with a way to make your workout in the hall or at home interesting. According to the American medical show, a simple deck of cards will be needed for this. How to play For each suit, a certain exercise is assigned....
Quiz about this article
0 of 2 questions completed
Please answer on few questions to make our service more useful
You have already completed the quiz before. Hence you can not start it again.
Quiz is loading...
You must sign in or sign up to start the quiz.
You have to finish following quiz, to start this quiz:
0 of 2 questions answered correctly
Time has elapsed
You have reached 0 of 0 points, (0)
Question 1 of 2
Was this article useful for you?Correct
Thanks for your feedback!Incorrect
Thanks for your feedback!
Question 2 of 2
What else information about this disease you want to know ?Correct
Thanks for feedback!Incorrect
Thanks for feedback!
Good weather is the best reason to do outdoor sports, which will help not only lose weight, but also will strengthen health. Bicycle The sun dries out the local paths, so you can safely sit on your favorite bike and confidently twist the pedals, where the eyes look....read more
Many people spontaneously decide starting to do sport, while others weigh all the pros and cons for a log time. But almost all of them make the same mistakes, listening to the advice of non experts. There are 10 anti-tips for those who want to do plan to do some sport...read more
Spring is not far off and very soon you will see many people riding a bike. It's worth to join them and now we will give you the 8 reasons why. Weight control Scientists of the University of Surrey (England) found that it's enough riding a bike for an hour, and, not...read more