Sports psychologist, Matthew Sacco, discussed the common mental blocks that stop athletes from recovering from physical injuries, creating a strong link between mental health, recovery, and performance.
Digital Health Organization (DHO), managing director, Nathan Thynne, discussed the makings of DHO, the future of digital health, and how DHO’s partnerships with Presagia Sports and Saccade Analytics will help equip and empower humanity.
In the United Nations (U.N.) report and policy guidance on COVID-19 and mental health, health experts have urged populations around the world to protect all those facing mounting mental health pressures.
With the ever-increasing emergence of new technology, Digital Health Organization (DHO) managing director, Nathan Thynne, said “the digital revolution and the explosion of health and wellbeing sensor-based devices and technologies is now dramatically changing the global health and wellbeing landscape.”
Sydney football club, APIA Leichhardt has become the first Australian club to announce a ban on players heading the ball, due to growing international concerns about concussion and long-term brain injuries.
A new study has identified the importance of removing athletes from play immediately following a concussion, stating athletes who are removed from playing a sport following a concussion have a shorter recovery time and higher neurocognitive scores.