Volume 2 Issue 1
Effects of Chronic Omega3- Supplementation on Tendon Structural and Mechanical Properties
Stephen John Pearson* and Syed Robiul Hussain
Omega-3 fatty acids have previously been shown to modulate collagen expression. Given that collagen protein is ubiquitous in connective tissue such as tendons, it is possible that omega-3 can also modify the composition of tendons,resulting in changes to its structural and mechanical properties.
Sports Injuries in University Physical Education Teacher Education Students: A Prospective Epidemiological Investigation
The university physical education (PE) program is rigorous and exposes the students to increased risks of sports injuries. The higher risk of injuries in the university PE students is a concern as it can adversely affect their teacher training and also interfere with their professional career in the long term. This study was a prospective epidemiological investigation of sports injuries in university physical education teacher education (PETE) students.