Posts tagged "injury prevention for mma"

The Fighter's Fracture

Although this injury in the past was known to be common amongst the boxing community, it has quickly become a frequent experience to many MMA fighters.  Because there is less protection of the hands, for example a 4 ounce fingerless glove verse the 8 or 10 ounce glove used in boxing, it is no longer... Read more »

Fight Sports Are Getting Safer. New Mouthpiece Protects Against Concussions and Jaw Injuries.9

Did you know that the International Sport Karate and Kickboxing Association has mandated that all athletes must wear a bi-molar jaw protective mouth guard during contact play.  This is the first mandate of its kind for mouth guard protective usage in a sports organization and many MMA organizations are considering the same.  Because of more... Read more »