Home > Fitness > Sport > Rugby Rugby All sections in Fitness » Exercise » Getting started » In the gym » Lifestages » Sport » Sports injuries » Running » Rugby » Walking » Cricket » Soccer » Cycling » Sports nutrition How to choose the best sport supplements Before you jump into sports supplementation, weigh up the cost of the supposed benefits with the risks. take a Flexibility test » Receive Health tips » Join Health24 on Facebook » Ask Fitness Expert » Jesse Kriel talks rugby and nutrition 44 killer body-weight exercises for women 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. How to eat healthily at a restaurant Balancing your training demands for rugby with other commitments may leave little time for shopping and food preparation. Eating out may provide you with a much-needed break. Did repeat concussions in rugby cause Joost's MND? Repeat concussions sustained in contact sports such as rugby could put players at risk of neurological brain diseases such as Motor Neuron Disease and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. The perfect rugby player The face of rugby has changed. The overweight props of the first World Cup in 1987 have been replaced by much leaner, more muscular players. What now makes perfect rugby player? Swim yourself slim Swimming is one of the best forms of exercise. We spoke to Virgin Active's swim coach Anton Louw to get an easy to follow programme to get you fit and trim in the pool. Rugby neck injuries If a rugby player suffers a serious injury in this category, death or permanent disability may be the result. Rugby coach vs scientist With the Super 14 in full swing , Health24's FitnessDoc, Dr Ross Tucker, grapples with why rugby has a bad attitude towards science. Training tips for rugby players Personal trainer Dave Giloi trains the members of the False Bay Rugby Club.He offers some training tips for rugby players. Rugby head injuries One in four rugby injuries are to the head. There are two types of head injury, namely external and internal. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors The three stress-busting basics you can’t afford to ignore Detangle the myths from the facts Why you should try the cold or hot approach for sports-related injuries Head lice myth busters! Live healthier Coffee and wine for the win! » Could heartburn drugs upset your 'good' gut bacteria? Life is a gut reaction Good news! Coffee & wine may promote a healthy gut Diverse bacteria help your gut stay healthy. Here's how what you eat and drink can help or harm that balance - and it's not all bad news. I gave hubby HIV » Giving babies antibodies promptly may eliminate HIV Vaginal ring to prevent HIV on the cards I gave my husband HIV and watched him die Stephanie van Niekerk unwittingly infected her husband with HIV and ended up having to watch him wither and die in front of her very eyes. This is Stephanie's story in her own words.