Being able to adapt to variable stimuli: the key driver in injury and illness prevention?

  title={Being able to adapt to variable stimuli: the key driver in injury and illness prevention?},
  author={Philip Glasgow and Chris M. Bleakley and Nicola Phillips},
  journal={British Journal of Sports Medicine},
  pages={64 - 65}
The capacity of the human body to adapt and flourish in a wide range of environmental conditions is well recognised. Indeed, it is this ability to effectively adapt physiologically, psychologically and genetically that makes us successful as a species. Significant attention has been given to the long-term adaptation to environmental factors, for example, the ‘mismatch hypothesis’ of evolutionary medicine.1 Of particular note, however, is the capacity to make rapid changes at neurophysiological… 

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