Health & Fitness

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High-tech headband boosts concussion detection

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/concussion-detection-boost-high-tech-headband-usa-womens-soccer-team

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Come zoom around our indoor playground!

Are you looking for something fun, healthy and safe for your kids to do this winter? Come to Zoom Zoom’s Indoor Playground! As the cold weather arrives and your kids start to go stir-crazy inside,…
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Cancer Assistance Program

Volunteer drivers provide access to cancer care…and so much more “My dad always looked forward to Mondays.  That was the day he would see Len.  He’d actually wake up excited on Mondays, saying ‘I get…
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Strides for the General aims to raise $175,000!

On Saturday, September 21st, Hamilton General Hospital Foundation and presenting sponsor, Boston Scientific, will host the third annual Strides for The General fundraising run/walk. The event will once again take place at Hamilton’s Bayfront Park…
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A Sports Facility for Everyone

By Heather Dilts-Baiano Hamilton is in for a healthy treat opening soon in the East End of the city. Located at 75 Queenston Rd at the traffic circle, people have been wondering “what’s going on…
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The risks of not wearing a proper fitted mouth guard

By Bernadette MacKay The Ontario Minor Hockey Association is the only hockey association in Ontario that has made mouth guard use mandatory. Greater Toronto Hockey Authority and Alliance have not made mouth guard use mandatory…
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Mouth guards and concussion claims

By Bernadette MacKay There is no single piece of equipment that is going to “prevent” a concussion. Helmets are no doubt the one single piece of equipment that provides some protection for the brain however,…
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National Cycling Centre Hamilton adds top MTB riders to roster

Submitted by National Cycling Centre Hamilton Marie Pierre Nadon and Will Elliott, coached by Horseshoe Valley-based Earth Adrenalin Ltd. will join Team CHCH for the 2013 road racing season. Nadon previously raced with Team CHCH…
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