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Has Social Media Changed the World of Boxing?

Social media is fast-becoming a major player in the world of boxing. Sports fans are “cutting the cord” by eliminating costly cable and satellite services and switching to primarily and/or exclusively using their mobile devices from laptops to mobile phones to watch their favourite shows and sporting events. That fact alone makes it smart for … Continue reading “Has Social Media Changed the World of Boxing?”

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An Overview of the Misleading Bias Against Spine Surgery

For a long time now, the medical world has been struggling with the issue of back pain, and nobody seemed to have a solution to this dilemma. Experts tried to come up with therapies and home remedies that worked for some and failed on others. Regardless, however, these treatments and home remedies had one thing … Continue reading “An Overview of the Misleading Bias Against Spine Surgery”

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Georges St. Pierre Set to Return Against Woodley?

Georges St. Pierre has not fought in mixed martial arts competition for nearly 3 years. The former welterweight champion may not be getting a tune up fight to shake off the ring rust. Instead, he could return against newly crowned champ Tyron Woodley. Woodley finished Robbie Lawler with a barrage of strikes to capture the … Continue reading “Georges St. Pierre Set to Return Against Woodley?”

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Russian Olympic boxers anti-doping records under review

By this point it is well documented that the entire Olympic team of the Russian Federation is in some hot water. A damning expose has finally put the spotlight on the issue which many have speculated for decades. The use of performance enhancing drugs in the Olympics is nothing new, in fact athletes and performers … Continue reading “Russian Olympic boxers anti-doping records under review”

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How the ‘Golden Rule’ can save your child from drowning

As a seasoned swimming instructor, I’ve spent countless hours working with children – from infants to teenagers. A common thread among them is their parents’ desire for them to be safe around water. Living in Florida, where water abounds, learning to swim is a necessity. Beyond basic swimming skills, it’s my job to teach kids … Continue reading “How the ‘Golden Rule’ can save your child from drowning”

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Why Boxing Will Change Your Life

If you’re looking for a new mountain to climb, look no further than your local boxing gym. Obviously there are a lot of differences. The grand vistas of peaks are replaced by the cold concrete and wooden beams of the gym. The rushing wind is replaced by the moist smells of men and women pushing … Continue reading “Why Boxing Will Change Your Life”