Author: Mary Helfer

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I am originally from Colorado and still enjoy going back for mountain vacations when my schedule allows it. I obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from South Dakota State University and a Master’s degree in Sports Medicine from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. I have always had a passion for athletics (participating and watching), which has fueled my enthusiasm for my profession.

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An athlete goes down on the field and doesn’t get up. There are no medical personnel on-site to evaluate the athlete and determine the best course of action, the coaches and refs start to panic and a hush comes over the crowd as people watch the injured athlete rolling on the ground in obvious pain. […]