Focus on Family: Are you addicted to exercise?

Midday News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Dr. Anne-Marie Zeller, a sports medicine physician with the NorthShore Orthopaedic Institute

Discussion topics:

  • Risk factors – such as early single sport specialization, eating disorders, self-image issues, training for a special event
  • Symptoms – fatigue, sleep problems, anxiety, depression, decreasing performance
  • Medical evaluation – comprehensive exam, possible blood tests, dietary journal, questionnaire about mood and behavior.
  • Treatment – activity modification for 3 to 5 weeks followed by gradual return to activity, increase in calories, psychotherapy or counseling


Latest News

More News