Athlete Diets Must be Impeccable in Order to Achieve Success

by Jenna

New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez was recently suspended for 211 games, the harshest penalty handed out to 13 players recently who were caught using and possessing a number of forms of prohibited performance-enhancing substances over the course of a number of years. Of course, Rodriguez is under a lot of pressure to perform, from the team as well as the fans. He had an incredible run earlier in his career, becoming an All-Star by the age of 20 and appearing ready to break the all-time home run record. Unfortunately for the aging player, as of late, his enormous pay...

Basketball player Kevin Ware Stays Positive as he Recovers from Devastating Leg Injury

by Jenna

Louisville Cardinal basketball guard Kevin Ware shattered his leg in a freak accident during the NCAA regional championship game at the end of March. On that fateful Sunday night the sophomore player leaped into the air to contest a three-point shot and when he landed, his tibia broke on impact and shot a piece of the bone through his shin. Following the gruesome injury, Ware underwent a successful surgery to reset the broken bone. His bone was set and a rod was inserted into the right tibia in order to stabilize the bone while it heals. Just hours after the...