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24th October 2020

Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. High risk factors- Being female.   Increasing age.   A personal/family history of […]
16th October 2020

Spine Health

Spine or the backbone is a vital flexible and strong structure of our body which protects our spinal cord and nerves as well as helps us […]
3rd October 2020

Heavy Metal Poisoning

The heavy metals most commonly associated with poisoning of humans are lead, mercury, arsenic and cadmium. It may also occur as a result of industrial exposure, […]
18th August 2019

Physiology of Endurance Training Part 1: Energy Systems

Understanding how our bodies work will be quite helpful in our pursuit to optimise Endurance performance. A person training for competing in endurance-based events requires a […]
17th August 2019

Physiology Of Endurance Training Part 1 : Cardiopulmonary System

In our earlier blog we have seen that endurance based activities primarily depend on Oxidative Phosphorylation (Oxygen) energy system, hence it is beneficial for an athlete […]
17th August 2019

Physiology of Endurance Training Part 4 : Skeletal Muscle

Skeletal Muscle Fibre Types : Most textbooks on exercise physiology classify the skeletal muscle fibres into three basic types. However, recent research suggests that there might […]
17th August 2019

Endurance Tests and Assessments Part 1 : Movement Analysis and Biomechanics

The goal of every Training Program is to maximize effectiveness and improve competitive performance. By minimising risk of injuries and maximising enjoyment, a well-designed training program […]