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Charlotte Church Warns kiss n tell girls not to flirt with Henson
... of young ladies who drape themselves all over the rugby
ace. // The singer, who recently confessed that she would rather quit singing forever than lose Henson, has reportedly admitted that she gets really annoyed when girls flirt with her boyfriend, and has also insisted that she is prepared to come to b...
Aussie Rules, High on Football Injuries
...cond place being occupied by league , the third by rugby
union and the last , being soccer. A report publi... per 100,000 participants, compared with 677.9 for rugby
league. Union and Soccer were way behind to even compete - on 316.9 and 242 hospital treatments per ...
The Struggle of Stroke Survivors
...imes, he persisted and gradually his commentary of rugby
games came back. He said, "I could tell you all about rugby
games, but when it came to quotes or songs the words just didn’t seem to stick." Although things go...
Kids in Sport—Great for Fitness, but Concern About Injurie
...n certain sports: notably including ice hockey and rugby
in boys, basketball and gymnastics in girls, and soccer in both sexes. The authors emphasize the need for further studies of incidence and risk factors to help develop effective strategies to prevent injuries. One study analyzes various approaches ...
Philippoussis' Knee Operation a Success
... like such as cricket fast bowlers, netballers and rugby
league players. He cited a rugby
player who was back in action after six days following a similar operation. The prognosis for Phil...
Sportsmen – Beware of Hepatitis
...titis B should be made mandatory to professional// rugby
players before they embark on a sporting tour. This would prevent the spreading of this dangerous disease among sportsmen and women. The virus is passed on through infected blood and also via other contaminated body fluids putting drug users and pe...
Flooded Oz Town Demands Beer to Quench Thirst
...b would run out of stock ahead of much-anticipated rugby
league match between the New South Wales and Queensland. The State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers, who have been bringing bread, milk, medication, newspapers and other essentials things to the town in two flat-bottomed flood boats, came to thei...
Innovative Education Scheme Sees Fewer Rugby Players Suffering Spinal Injuries
...ucating coaches and referees in the dangers of the rugby
scrum could be a key reason for a reduction in the number of spinal injuries suffered by rugby
players, says a researcher writing in this weeks BMJ. Spinal cord injuries, although rare, are a ...
Charlotte Church Turning to ITunes to Overcome Labour Pains
...serious suggestion'. "Gavin has been telling his rugby
mates about the playlist. He was asking for advice from the lads who have babies about what would make labour easier. "They suggested music. The team-mates without kids couldn't come up with a serious suggestion between them," the source added....
Lost And Found -Tooth In A Sportsman's Head
...as always hanging over and it was always sore, the rugby
player added. The 24-year-old was forced to cope...I had all these thoughts that I'd lost passion for rugby
league, but I just didn't have any energy."I realize why my energy levels were down now because my b...
Double Amputee Finishes Last, but Still Looks Forward to Beijing Olympics
...he had his legs amputated at 11 months, yet played rugby
as a schoolboy until an injury steered him toward running five years ago, by now using blades an Icelandic company modeled after the curvature of the legs of the cheetah. At the Paralympics in 2004 in Athens, he won the 100, 200 and 400 meters. At ...
Ice Bath by Sports Star Questioned
...he therapy include Paula Radcliffe and the England rugby
team. Paula Radcliffe says when she emerges from the bath, her limbs fills up with fresh blood which invigorates the muscles with oxygen and helps the cells repair. Although physiotherapists who promote the bath have had little evidence to prove thi...
UK Sports Clubs Failing to Run Comprehensive Health Checks on Professional Players
... covering football (premiership and championship), rugby
(union and league), and County cricket. Unlike s...f the professional football clubs and over half of rugby
union premiership clubs surveyed took pre-employment medical histories but less than half of the cri...