Education/Government

Western Study Links Money, Exercise

A new study led by Western University shows that modest financial incentives administered as a short ‘dose’ may drive sustained physical activity. The results are published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. “We know there is a strong relationship between physical activity and health. Yet, the average adult accumulates only about half the recommended […]

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Feds Establish Investigative Unit, Helpline To Battle Abuse

Sport helps millions of Canadians across the country make new friends, stay physically and mentally fit, and express themselves. There is absolutely no place in sport for harassment, abuse and discrimination. That is why the Government of Canada is putting in place a series of measures that will help keep athletes and youth in sport […]

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Western Researchers Identify Concussion Signatures

MRI Technique Shows Unique Signatures Of Concussion In Rugby Players Using MRI to study the brains of young female athletes has helped researchers develop an objective way to monitor a concussion injury. By using a technique that combines both structural and functional MRI information, Western University researchers were able to identify three unique signatures – […]

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