A Massey University study has found a big night on the booze has little effect on the anaerobic performance of rugby players the following day.
Exercise boosts the diversity of the bacteria found in the gut, indicates the first study of its kind published online in the journal Gut.
The rugby maul can sometimes look like the most unscientific of game techniques, but players are now benefitting from a new technical training aid, designed with help from engineering experts at Heriot-Watt ...
(Medical Xpress) -- Rugby players and the sports media continue to underestimate the seriousness of concussion, a School of Psychology study has concluded.
(AP) -- In a case that challenges Britain's definition of murder, a severely disabled man who says his life has no "privacy or dignity" will be granted a hearing on his request that a doctor be allowed to ...
A new study published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine highlights the injury risks for schoolboys playing rugby.
Families suffering from a history of motor neuron disease have helped an international scientific team locate a new gene linked to the incurable disease.