7 posts categorized "Karin Richards"


Philadelphia Inquirer: ADHD in women: A lifetime of frustration, its cause easily missed

Karin Richards, chair of the department of kinesiology at USciences, is featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about women with ADHD.

Richards was pursuing her doctorate when she was diagnosed with ADHD and said she tries to talk to her students about being more open about their ADHD and take advantage of the resources available to them so they don’t struggle like she did.

Inquirer_160Read the full story at Philly.com.


KYW Newsradio: Karin Richards on keeping kids active even in the dog days of summer

Karin Richards, chair of the Kinesiology Department, spoke to KYW Newsradio about her tips for keeping kids active even in the peak of summer's heat and humidity. The story aired 16 times over the weekend. 

Listen here.


6abc: Staying Fit As Kids Go Back To School

Carrie Collins (USciences VP) is a busy woman. So when it comes to fitness, she tries to grab time whenever she can to exercise. Karin Richards, chair of the Department of Kinesiology at USciences, says that's the right idea.




Philly.com: With Kids in School, Parents Can Work Out

"Forget New Year's resolutions; the start of a child's school year can also be the start of a new fitness and exercise program for parents," Karin Richards, a professor of kinesiology at University of the Sciences.


U.S. News & World Report: Health: http://health.usnews.com/health-news/articles/2014/08/22/with-kids-in-school-parents-can-work-out


KYW Newsradio: Expert Says Parents Should Start Prepping Kids for the School Year Now

The new school year is just around the corner, and kinesiology professor Karin Richards at University of the Sciences, says now is the time to start getting your children out of summer mode and refocusing them for school.


Listen: http://bit.ly/1p5Od0V




Break Out of Your Workout Rut

In this article by Denise Schipani, Karin Richards provides expert commentary. It appeared in American Life: Women’s Health glossy.

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6ABC: Training tips for the Broad Street Run

Action News caught up with Karin Richards. She's Director of Exercise Sciences at the University of the Sciences and an avid marathon runner.

Web story & video: http://abclocal.go.com/wpvi/story?section=news/health&id=8548383

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