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BJJ Community Mourns Anthony Bourdain Health/Lifestyle MMA News 

BJJ Community Mourns Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain’s death was reported Friday morning. An apparent suicide at the age of 61 for reasons only he knows. Many that followed him for his “Parts Unknown” series and his storytelling exploration of other cultures around the world are mourning his passing and many memoriam posts on social media are currently flooding your feeds. When I see the CNN... Read More
Gaining a Mental Edge in MMA Health/Lifestyle Opinion 

Gaining a Mental Edge in MMA

Many spectators believe that MMA and other fighting sports are a measure of physical skill and talent. Although true to some extent, athletes understand that the mental aspect of their game is also critical. A strong mind helps a fighter to achieve their fullest potential during training, fights and challenging situations. MMA fighters should focus on mental toughness if they... Read More
Your Teeth, And Their Crucial Impact On Performance Health/Lifestyle 

Your Teeth, And Their Crucial Impact On Performance

Any fighting sport has inherent health dangers later in life that require careful management, as outlined in a study by the Luo Reva Center in Las Vegas, which found that more MMA bouts increases brain injury risk. With a lot of focus going towards neurological health and  that of your joints and muscles, it can be easy to overlook other areas. One such example is your teeth, which... Read More
Mental Toughness in Martial Arts: Interviews with Some of the Best in Women’s MMA Health/Lifestyle MMA News Opinion 

Mental Toughness in Martial Arts: Interviews with Some of the Best in Women’s MMA

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” Every child is asked this question many times throughout his or her life. Many respond with answers such as “a professional baseball player,” “a professional basketball player,” or, more generally, “a professional athlete.” Many young children watch their favorite sports religiously and see their favorite athletes as “God-like.” These kids... Read More
Key Points about Modafinil: Uses, Doses, Side Effects Health/Lifestyle 

Key Points about Modafinil: Uses, Doses, Side Effects

Provigil is a brand of Modafinil manufactured by Cephalon. It comes in two different doses: 100mg and 200mg. Modafinil Provigil helps improve memory and alertness in healthy adults. It also helps users stay awake, so that they can function normally and optimally. Provigil is a prescription drug used for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy, and work sleep disorder.... Read More
Mauro Ranallo documentary airs during Mental Health Awareness Month Health/Lifestyle MMA News 

Mauro Ranallo documentary airs during Mental Health Awareness Month

Prolific combat sports broadcaster Mauro Ranallo and his lifelong battle with mental illness are the subject of a new documentary film from SHOWTIME Sports. BIPOLAR ROCK ‘N ROLLER – named for the moniker Ranallo gave himself as a broadcast personality and DJ in the early 90’s – will premiere on SHOWTIME during Mental Health Awareness Month on Friday, May 25... Read More
ONE Championship VP of Medical Services Says Athlete Health and Safety is Top Priority Health/Lifestyle MMA News 

ONE Championship VP of Medical Services Says Athlete Health and Safety is Top Priority

As martial arts continues to introduce revolutionary developments in its rapid evolution over the last few years, safety for athletes has become even more paramount to the sustainability of the sport. When Dr. Warren Wang came on board ONE Championship as Vice President of Medical Services, the renowned physician saw plenty of opportunities to improve upon the promotion’s medical practices.... Read More