Dance

PODCAST – Health Issues and Sports Athletes

Athletes and the Arts Program: Health Issues and Sports Athletes
PODCAST – Randy Dick, FACSM on the Health Radio – Sports Medicine and Fitness Show discussing health issues related to dancers.

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Dance Education and Injury Prevention – Overview (Dr. Clay Miller)

Download Dance Education and Injury prevention – An Overview (doc)

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Current Concepts in Dance Medicine (Dr. Clay Miller)

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Preventing Dance Injuries (AOSSM) – One Page Fact Sheet

For many people dance may not spring to mind when thinking about sports, but the physical demands placed on the bodies of dancers have been shown to make them just as susceptible as football players to injury. In particular, most professional dancers began dancing at the age of five or six, the repetitive practice of movements that require extreme flexibility, strength, and endurance make them prime candidates for overuse injuries.
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Video Interview: Robin Kish, MFA

Robin Kish, MFA, Faculty, Chapman University
Topics: Dance injury issues / prevention, wellness, nutrition, cross-training, stress, choreographers

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