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Despite transition period, maximal running shoes may still lead to increased risk of injury

April 17, 2019

A six-week transition period did not help wearers adjust to “maximal” running shoes, indicating that increased impact forces…
How to run on rough terrain — a guide for humans and robots

March 18, 2019

Running on rough terrain is an incredibly complex process, yet animals from guinea fowl to cheetahs manage to…
Supervised Aerobic Exercise Highly Effective for Major Depression, New Meta-Analysis Finds

October 22, 2018

While exercise has been known to be an effective means to improve mood for a long time now,…
‘Maximal’ running shoes may increase injury risk to some runners

June 27, 2018

Lower leg pain and injuries have long been a problem for runners, but research at Oregon State University-Cascades…
Scientists use chickens and ostriches to reconstruct the gait of the dinosaurs

February 22, 2018

We get to know stuff about dinosaurs by researching their bones. That can tell us a lot about…
Marathon running may cause short-term kidney injury

March 29, 2017

According to a new Yale-led study, the physical stress of running a marathon can cause short-term kidney injury.…
Digital relay baton enables remote crowd cheering of athletes

February 9, 2017

The loneliness of the long distance runner could soon be a thing of the past as new technology…
Runners’ Brains May Have More Connectivity, Research Shows

December 16, 2016

If you’re thinking about taking up running as your New Year’s resolution and still need some convincing, consider…
Small increases in running shoe weight tied to slower race times

October 31, 2016

It makes sense that running with heavier shoes on will cause you to exert more energy than running…
Where Runners Go Wrong

March 3, 2016

As evidence has mounted that distance running is not just a natural human activity enjoyed by millions, but…
Researchers discover optimal range of slopes for extreme uphill running

December 19, 2015

Running uphill on steep inclines is never easy, but researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder have discovered…
Scientists offer sweet solution to marathon fatigue

November 30, 2015

It turns out a spoonful of sugar might not just help the medicine go down, but could also…
Why does running make us happy?

September 2, 2015

The joy of running. That sense of well-being, freedom and extra energy that runners often experience is not…
New design makes treadmill more like running outdoors

April 15, 2015

Exercise researchers have developed a new treadmill that automatically changes speed to match the pace of the runner.…
Distance running may be an evolutionary ‘signal’ for desirable male genes

April 10, 2015

New research shows that males with higher ‘reproductive potential’ are better distance runners. This may have been used…
Excessive Running or Walking May Eliminate Health Gains in Heart Attack Survivors

August 13, 2014

Heart attack survivors who exceed 30 miles of running per week may lose the health benefits accrued by…
Inactivity ‘biggest factor’ in women’s heart risk

May 29, 2014

Lack of exercise is a greater risk for heart disease in women over 30 than smoking, obesity and…
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