Media Releases

June 14th, 2016

Be safe on the slopes this snow season

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) is urging all snow sports enthusiasts to make safety their first priority this snow season.

Both skiing and snowboarding carry a high risk of injury, with

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May 31st, 2016

Avoid the injury blues this winter

As the days get shorter, colder and drearier, Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) is urging Australians to ignore the temptation to go into exercise hibernation this winter.

Sports Physiotherapist Rosemary Riley

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October 11th, 2015

Software to support concussion research

New software that is able to record and collate data about injuries, and concussions, will be launched to the winter sports on March 12 by Minister for Sport and Recreation,

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June 23rd, 2015

Qantas first airline in the world to introduce exercise video to help prevent DVT

Qantas has become the first airline in the world to launch an exercise video on all its international flights to help prevent deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

The four-minute exercise video

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June 17th, 2015

Sports grounds to receive heart starting gift

Sports Medicine Australia ACT Branch (SMA-ACT), the peak body for sports medicine and injury prevention, along with the ACT Minister for Sport and Recreation, Shane Rattenbury will launch the placement of

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