Volume 2 Issue 1

Volume 2 Issue 1

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Research Article

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.

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Research Article
Sports Injuries in University Physical Education Teacher Education Students: A Prospective Epidemiological Investigation

Swarup Mukherjee*

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.

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