Hajime no Ippo- Aerobic vs Anaerobic Exercise

            Hajime no Ippo continues to deliver an enjoyable plot and science to explore.  While we patiently wait for Ippo to return to the ring, he has taken to coaching a new crop of boxers.  Most of the training is boxing specific, so I can’t really comment as the only sport I really coached was Read More …

Head Injuries in Anime Part 4- CTE- Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Head Injuries in Anime Part 4- Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy   Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or CTE, has been in the news a lot recently with the concussion crisis that the NFL and American football in general has been dealing with.  Now you are probably expecting me to be looking at Eyeshield 21, an American football anime.  Read More …

Head Injuries in Anime Part 3- Concussions

Head Injuries in Anime Part 3- Concussion As promised, here is the third in my series on head injuries in anime, specifically concussion.  Now we can finally talk about what happens to Ash when Misty cracks him on the head for doing something stupid again, or when Erza has to reign in Natsu.   Concussions Read More …