Leisure sports can lead to unexpected health problems later in life

October 30th, 2008 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI  

Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): One may say that people who take up bowling are productively using their spare time to stay fit, but if not careful, these amateur sports might lead to health problems later in life, warn scientists.
A new study led by Dr. Navah Ratzon, a long-time occupational therapist and director of the Occupational Therapy Department at Tel Aviv University, has stated that a number of improper leisure sport activities may have negative effects on the musculoskeletal system.
“Increasing numbers of adults are pursuing amateur athletics during their leisure hours. But we”ve found worrying indications that this activity –

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