Human Performance Lab

Rethinking Your Advil Habit

August 27, 2015

By Jillian Rose Lim, Men’s Journal Read Original Article The Truth About Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Most of us have taken anti-inflammatory drugs at some point: From Advil to Excedrin to pharmacy-brand ibuprofen or naproxen, they can help with fever, headaches, back pain, and muscle cramps after the gym. But research links this class of drugs, also known as […]

Runners and Appalachian’s Human Performance Lab add science to the Charlotte Marathon

November 19, 2012

By: ASU News   N.C. RESEARCH CAMPUS—Recently, 55 runners did more than just compete in the annual Charlotte Thunder Road Marathon. They were part of a field trial conducted by the Appalachian State University’s Human Performance Laboratory. Researchers from Appalachian State University’s Human Performance Lab tested 55 runners who completed the Charlotte Thunder Road Marathon […]