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Quadricep muscle contracts differently after ACL reconstruction, may contribute to lingering weakness

After an anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery, it’s common to experience quadriceps weakness, which was thought to be caused primarily by muscle atrophy, or shrinkage. But researchers at the University of Michigan School of Kinesiology have found an additional cause, which could help clinicians design more effective rehabilitation programs. They found that besides muscle loss, […]

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The state of research into youth helplines

“Helplines are a seemingly ubiquitous service and have numerous benefits such as being free, anonymous, flexible in their ability to be delivered online, and offered 24 hours a day, seven days a week, said senior author Kairi Kõlves, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Principal Research Fellow at the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, School […]

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