Home > Fitness > Sport Sport All sections in Fitness » Exercise » Getting started » In the gym » Lifestages » Sport » Sports injuries » Running » Rugby » Walking » Cricket » Soccer » Cycling » Sports nutrition Brain changes found in kids after one season of football A recent study found associations between the amount of exposure to head impacts and the amount of change in the brain in competitive football. take a Flexibility test » Receive Health tips » Ask Fitness Expert » Join Health24 on Facebook » 10 minute bikini-ready workout Why you need strength to run How to choose the best sport supplements Before you jump into sports supplementation, weigh up the cost of the supposed benefits with the risks. Will Smith highlights concussions in football with new movie The world is wisening up to the debilitating and often deadly health problems players face when they sustain concussions in contact sport. Will Smith's new movie Concussion, shines the light brightly on the dangers. Walk your way to fitness Walking is an effective way of getting some exercise - and there's a right way to do it. Health24 tries Skechers Go Flex Walk Health24's editor Laura tries a pair of Skechers GO FLEX Walk shoes and finds they are quite the comfy fit. 10 tips on diving survival As with all leisure sports, diving has its dangers, and those who participate in diving should always take extra care. Here's an excellent weekly plan to walk off 5kg Here's an excellent weekly plan to walk off those excess kilos without getting bored. Researchers show fat isn't necessary for marathons Muscles prefer carbohydrates as their fuel source during high-intensity, long-duration runs, a new study has found. Boxing injuries more severe than in mixed martial arts Mixed martial arts fighters were more likely than boxers to suffer an injury during their bouts, but most of those injuries were minor, such as cuts and bruises. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Keep an eye on your vision Which skin products are better, ‘medical grade’ or ‘over-the-counter’? Win 1 of 6 R5000 cash prizes Win a R2 000 Skin Renewal voucher Live healthier Exercise benefits for seniors » Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them. No relief for MS » Drug shows promise against MS in mouse study Vitamin D may slow multiple sclerosis Obesity in girls tied to higher MS risk Exercise may not lower women's risk of MS A Harvard study showed no evidence to support the idea that exercise lowers the risk of multiple sclerosis.