Recovery Today

Interview with Behzad “Bear” Bakhshandeh: Young Athletes Need Play Again Now

My name is Behzad – but everybody calls me Bear. I am 24 years old, and I train and compete in powerlifting and strongman. For strength sports, I have been training for four years – working out six days a week and combining strength training, conditioning and cardio. My goal is to become a pro-level…
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Play Again Now™ – The Next Step in Hyaluronic Acid Supplementation

Viscos, LLC is pleased to announce our new and improved oral, liquid hyaluronic acid (HA) product: Play Again Now™. Our new formulation – with the same HA you love and depend upon – now has added MSM. MSM is a proven supplement ingredient used extensively for joint and connective tissue health. The flavor has been…
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Hyaluronic Acid: Combat Whole Body Soreness and Stiffness

Hyaluronic acid (HA) could be one the most important compounds in the human body. HA is present in cartilage, ligaments, tendons, bone, in the cornea of the eye, skin, tendons, lungs, blood vessels, and heart valves. The largest concentration of HA is found around the joints, in the vitreous humor of the eye, and in…
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Beating Cancer and Training Through Injury for the Olympic Trials: Our Interview With Athlete Adriane Wilson

I began competing in sports at an early age with softball and golf, but I found my passion for training and throwing at Ashland University in Ohio. I earned seven NCAA Div. II National titles, and six Runner Up honors in the shot put, discus, hammer and 20lb. indoor weight throw. I’m proud to still…
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Powering Change: Play Again 2015

Play Again is a brand with meaning for so many people at every fitness level. Play Again powers endurance for triathletes and distance runners, powers recovery for weightlifters, strongman competitors and bodybuilders, powers pain management for people who want to continue to play with their children and grandchildren. Play Again powers dreams, goals, competition, and…
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“My Experience with a New Knee!” – By Vince Rua

My left knee received a total knee replacement January 7, 2014, compliments of Jared Roberts and his team at Capital Region Orthopedics.  My post-op rehab has been overseen by Mark Garcia of Kingston Plaza Physical Therapy and Dr. David Ness, Sports Medicine and Chiropractor in New Paltz, NY.  Mark provided exercise guidance for 8 weeks…
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#teamplayagain: Fitness At Any Level

Replenishing your body’s naturally-occurring hyaluronic acid (HA) keeps your joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles lubricated and flexible. #teamplayagain athletes excel at the levels they select. These athletes are able to continually re-set and expand their fitness goals taking the HA daily that is the main ingredient in Play Again. Here are some comments from four…
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Are You Feeling Your Workout Recovery?

If you feel like there are a lot of marketers out there trying to grab your sports nutrition and recovery supplement dollars, you are right. That’s because emerging trends in sports nutrition and recovery products are focused on providing consumers with new sensory experiences, promoting new ingredients, and developing seemingly healthy and convenient nutritional products….
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Fitness Gifts for Family and Friends

What better way to encourage and support your family and friends to keep those New Year’s resolutions than a helpful fitness gift this holiday season? We’ve explored the Internet, and offer some suggestions for everyone – from aspiring couch potatoes to fitness fanatics. If you’re searching for just the right gift for the cyclist in…
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