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Dr. Booker and Patricia standing in the booth at the Penn Relays

Can You Feel the IMPACKD? We Are Certain Your Student Athletes Will

Well, we’ve finally done it!  In the last weekend of April, we launched our IMPACKD program for young athletes, introducing our 52-week injury prevention and family planning guide during the 125th Penn Relays in Philadelphia. IMPACKD is a unique online program for families of student athletes interested in continuing to play their sport in college. …

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A Pro Contract for a 13 Year Old? What’s the Game Plan?

Soccer player Olivia Moultrie has signed a multiyear endorsement deal with Nike and a representation pact with sports agency Wasserman Media Group, according to The New York Times. That’s great for her, assuming that she’s still able to play when she’s older, like age 16. Olivia has trained with some of Europe’s biggest clubs, and …

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Women's National Team Midfielder Carli Lloyd in mid-kick.

To Avoid the Common Soccer Injury to Hip Flexors, Bend It Like Carli

The 2015 edition of the Women’s FIFA World Cup was both exciting and historic. The U.S. Women’s National Team earned their 3rd World Cup since its 1991 inception, and #10 Midfielder Carli Lloyd propelled herself into the stratosphere of sports mythology as the new face of women’s soccer. Like any physical therapist, I analyze movement, efficient …

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