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Accident Victims Often Need Psychological Help
...cident and repeatedly experienced the event like a football
match in slow motion." The mind looks at the situation over and over again trying to reach a conclusion. Sometimes an answer is found that might say: "I have to be more alert when children are playing next to the street." But even when the person...
Foul Play- Football Hero Convicted of Aggravated Sexual Assault
...e- upon- a -time hero of Regina//. The Canadian football
league linebacker was convicted of aggravated sexual assault last Thursday. The 31-year-old football
player was quiet as the judge announced the verdict of the trial, which has been going on for some t...
Kiss – and Not Tel
Trevis Smith, celebrity football
player, is in the dock. The Canadian Football Lea...llegations of reckless sexual encounters while the football
player was knowingly infected with HIV. ANN...
Liposuction, Quick Fixes for the Obese
... of Denise Hendry, the wife of the former Scotland football
captain Colin Hendry, who suffered complications from the procedure.She was in intensive care for nearly two months after sustaining nine punctures to her bowel and colon during a procedure. At one point her heart stopped for four minutes. Douglas...
CA-MRSA, a Tough Bug to Trap
...on the rise amongst baseball players, professional football
players and children in day care. The infection could manifest as a huge boil which could trigger hemorrhagic pneumonia or flesh-eating disease, albeit rarely. The organism is an "old foe with new fangs: a pathogen combining virulence, resistance ...
Victoria Beckham Explains Weight Loss
...g disorder//. Victoria, married to former England football
captain David Beckham, insists that she eats healthy food. People.com quoted her as saying: "I eat really healthy, I love Japanese food, lots of fish, any sort of vegetable, lots of fruit, that kind of thing." She added: "I think there's a big d...
Even Slight Weight Gain Can Set Stage for Obesity and Health Risks
...b, but here are some other tips:· Organize a touch football
game during halftime of televised football
games. · Arrange holiday-related activities, such as ice-skating or skiing. · Take a walk to see h...
Athletic Gear in Youth Not Protective Against Near Fatal Blows to chest
...dren who play active sports like baseball, hockey, football
or lacrosse risk sudden death from a hard blow to ...round the home. There were 14 hockey players, 10 football
players, six lacrosse players and three baseball catchers among these athletes. In 23 of the deaths,...
Findings Suggest New Method to Fight Staph Infections
...acteria associated with athletic equipment such as football
pads. Recently, Tenney attended a conference whe... reduce bacteria associated with shoulder pads and football
helmets. For these studies they worked closely with MTSU football
equipment manager Chris Matusek. ...
A young scientist recognized for biomechanics innovations
...juries that began during Virginia Tech's 2003-2004 football
season. Working with Dr. Gunnar Brolinson, head football
team physician and a professor in the Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Mike ...
Proper Fitting Of Football Helmets Essential To Prevent Concussion
... to the players. The study found that high school football
players are at high risk for head injury as coache...er one million students participate in high school football
each year and it is estimated that these players experience about 30,000 to 250,000 concussions annu...
Craniofacial Surgery Gives Tijuana Teen Chance to be 'Normal' Kid
...t happened when Lozano joined some friends to play football
then realized he didn’t have his spiked shoes. He borrowed a friend’s bicycle to retrieve them from home -- not realizing the bike didn’t have brakes. He was halfway down a hill when he saw a taxicab approaching … neither the driver nor Lozano was ab...
Kolkata Restaurants Serve Beckhams and Ronaldinhos on Plates
...ther star hotel in Kolkata, it seems as if a whole football
stadium in Germany has been transplanted. The Atrium at The Park has installed a goalpost in the restaurant. The restaurant's waiters are dressed like Beckham, Ronaldo and Zidane. From the main course to cocktails, they have it after the names of D...
Football Fans Warned
Health experts at BUPA issued a warning to football
fans, ahead of Sunday's game, after research has s...of heart attacks increased by a quarter// during football
matches. The game with Ecuador is the first knockout match and could end with penalties. Tony Urw...
UN Sending Aid To Angola To Counter Cholera
...th global attention focused on the World Cup, four football
stars have taken to the airwaves encouraging Angolans to participate in an upcoming immunization campaign aimed at preventing killer child diseases. (Source:PTI News)...
Basketball Top For Injurious Sports
... second highest with 485,000 injuries, followed by football
with 418,000 injuries,’ said Tonino, assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery, department of orthopaedic surgery and rehabilitation, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Ill. ‘Soccer came in fourth at 174,000 injuries. ‘...
Budding Footballers at Risk from Blood Infection
...dren's Hospital doctors warn that children playing football
are at risk of developing toxic shock syndrome from blisters caused by football
boots // . According to the British Medical Journal most cases of toxic shock syndrome in the UK h...
Why Fans Drink While Watching Football
...e study comes amid concerns about the link between football
and alcohol when the World Cup extravaganza kicks off in Germany on Friday. Media reports in the UK have pointed out that beer consumption in local pubs is expected to rise by 40 per cent every time England plays and authorities are bracing themselv...
Heroin Addicts Chained For Cure
...home's team winning the district's senior division football
league on several occasions. Monthly charges for each inmate are Rs.2,000 but around a third, too destitute but horribly addicted, are admitted free. Some are even permitted to keep their wives and children with them but the women live separately ...
Freak Incident Kills College Kid
Keith Koster, 20, of Boxford, former high school football
star died in a freak accident, after he was dragged to his death in Danvers by a car thief //who was speeding after stealing Koster’s car. Koster had beseeched the car thief, Roy C. Dowds Jr., 31, of Lawrence, to not rob his car, as per police rep...
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