Giant Bud Banner Half the Size of Football Field Flies Sunday Protesting Hydroponics Industry Cartel Monopoly that's Harming California's Medical Marijuana Patients
Hydroponics Company Flies Banner Half the Size of a Football
Field With Giant MARIJUANA BUD to Protest San Francisco Indoor Gardening Expo Censorship that's Hurting Medical Marijuana Patients and Growers In California
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2009 -- San Franc...
Type of Knee Surgery Makes Difference in Football Career
Meniscus repair may cut playing time more than ACL reconstruction, findings show
SATURDAY, July 11 (HealthDay News) -- Complex anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction of a knee doesn't appear to shorten the career of a professional football
player, but a simpler meniscus repair...
AGA Medical Corporation Launches Fourth Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Video Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi
MINNEAPOLIS, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- AGA Medical Corporation today launched the fourth in a series of web-based stroke education and awareness videos featuring Tedy Bruschi, a professional football
player who suffered a stroke in February 2005, subsequently recovered and returned to his career. T...
Professional Football Players Mothers' Association Teams Up with Go Red For Women(R) to Beat the No. 1 Killer of Women
NFL Moms Wilma McNabb and Gladys Bettis to Tackle Heart Disease in Women at the 2009 NFL Draft
DALLAS, April 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Go Red For Women(R) is heading to the 2009 NFL Draft to announce its new partnership with the Professional Football
Players Mothers' Association (PFPMA). ...
New Study Shows Fish Oil Improves Cholesterol Levels in Professional Football Players
WATSONVILLE, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Fish oil given to professional football
players has proven to be effective for improving cholesterol levels, according to a study published in the January/February 2009 issue of Sports Health, A Multidisciplinary Approach .
The patented fish oil...
Catastrophic Head and Neck Injuries Among Focus for NFL Team Physicians and Clinical Staff at Fourth Annual Injuries in Football Conference
The Andrews Institute brings national attention to injuries in football
as it hosts conference chaired by its medical director and renowned sports surgeon Dr. James Andrews.
Gulf Breeze, FL (Vocus) March 27, 2009 -- The fourth annual Injuries in Football
Mayo clinic: Retired national football league linemen have high incidence of sleep apnea
ORLANDO, Fla. - Sleep disordered breathing, also known as sleep apnea, is highly prevalent among retired National Football
League (NFL) players, and particularly in linemen, according to Mayo Clinic research. This study, involving 167 players, adds to the growing body of research examining the rel...
AGA Medical Corporation Launches Third Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Video Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi
MINNEAPOLIS, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- AGA Medical Corporation today launched the third in a series of web-based stroke education and awareness videos featuring Tedy Bruschi, a professional football
player who suffered a stroke in February 2005, subsequently recovered and returned to his career. Th...
AGA Medical Corporation Launches Second Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Video Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi
MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- AGA Medical Corporation today
launched the second in a series of web-based stroke education and awareness
videos featuring Tedy Bruschi, a professional football
player who suffered a
stroke in February 2005, subsequently recovered and returned to his career...
Pro Football Healthcare Generates Arthritis Pain Relief Cream
Myo-Med Anti-Inflammatory Cream Moves from Athletic Roots to Help Arthritis Pain
PLEASANT GROVE, Utah, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- During the 2005 football
season, a toxin-free pain relief cream was introduced to such noted professional football
players as Tom Brady, Willie McGinest and LaDaini...
Study Shows Fish Oils Dramatically Improve Cholesterol Levels in Professional Football Players
Researchers have firmly established that supplementing a diet with fish oil can improve health and cholesterol levels, however, new research published in the inaugural edition of Sports Health: An Multidisciplinary Approach highlights the effects of the omega fish oil on professional athletes.
Finalists Announced for American Heart Association's Paul 'Bear' Bryant College Football Coach of the Year Award
HOUSTON, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Paul "Bear" Bryant Awards committee of the American Heart Association selected its Bryant College Football
Coach of the Year finalists. The winner will be voted on by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA) and named live at ...
Staph Infections Hit Professional Football Hard
NORCROSS, Ga., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Joe Jurevicius, Tom Brady, Peyton
Manning, Kellen Winslow. Unfortunately, during the past few months the list
of top professional football
players affected by Staphylococcus Aureus,
commonly called staph, seems to read as a who's who of the National Football...
Bryant College Football Coach of the Year Watch List Released
HOUSTON, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Paul "Bear" Bryant
Awards committee of the American Heart Association selected its Bryant
Watch List for the 2008 College Football
Coach of the Year. The selection
committee consists of current and past event chairmen, Bryant family
'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Professional Football Hall-of-Famer Len Dawson
WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the football
swings into high gear, Sharing Miracles, a 30-minute public affairs
television program that tells the compelling and inspirational stories of
real patients, will feature Super Bowl-winning quarterback and Pro Football
High School Football Penalty Flags Turn Blue to Honor Coach and Raise Awareness of Prostate Cancer
SEATTLE, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting tonight, penalty flags
thrown by referees at high school football
games throughout Washington will
be blue in color rather than the traditional yellow. The color switch is a
project to honor the late Terry Ennis, who coached football
Gatorade and NFL Launch Third Annual Beat the Heat Campaign to Educate Youth Football Players and Coaches About Heat-Related Illnesses
All 32 NFL Teams to Participate in Safety Campaign to Help Boost Awareness and Raise Charitable Funds
CHICAGO, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- As teams around the National Football
League (NFL) and schools across the country prepare for two-a-day preseason
practices, The Gatorade C...
UNC report: Heat-related deaths in high school football players dip, but all are preventable
CHAPEL HILL You could say two is a small number.
But that's still two too many for Frederick O. Mueller, Ph.D., professor of exercise and sports science in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The figure represents the number of reported cases...
Cool, Dry Air Blown Under Football Shoulder Pads Reduces Body Temperature and Heart Rate, New Research Finds
New Possibility to Reduce Potential for Heat Illness, Study Suggests
Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) July 10, 2008 -- Cool, dry air flowing between the athlete and their football
pads reduces core body temperature and heart rate dramatically, thereby reducing the likelihood of...
Cool, air blown under football shoulder pads reduces body temperature and heart rate, research finds
ORLANDO, Florida Cool, dry air flowing between the athlete and their football
pads reduces core body temperature and heart rate dramatically, thereby reducing the likelihood of heat-related illness, a study released today at the 2008 American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting...
Children's Miracle Network and Arena Football League Partner for First Nationwide Celebration Event
SALT LAKE CITY, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Arena Football
League (AFL) has partnered with Children's Miracle Network to help save and
improve the lives of children at children's hospitals throughout the United
States. The AFL has designated May 27 - June 9 of the 2008 regular season...
Pro Football Hall of Fame Member Jim Kelly Urges Congress to Approve the Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act
Legislation to Improve Screening of Newborns Vulnerable for Rare
WASHINGTON, April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jim Kelly, former
Buffalo Bills quarterback who led the Bills to four consecutive Super
Bowls, will be on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, April 8, 2008, to me...
Arizona-Based Healthy Lifestyle Corporate Events Helps Football Fans Commit to Good Health
PHOENIX, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Now that Super Bowl XLII is only days
away, NFL fever is on the rise and Healthy Lifestyle Corporate Events
(HLCE) is helping to spread a new wave of wellness among fans during Super
Bowl week in Arizona.
Created by Melanie Albert, Theresa Healy, Andrea Davis ...
Professional Football Takes the Field to Tackle Prostate Cancer
Teams challenge men to get screened for each point scored
CENTENNIAL, Colo., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Football
fans are known for
going to great lengths to show support for their favorite team -- camping
out for tickets, sitting in stadiums in freezing temperatures, traveling
Over one-third of former American football players had sexual relations with men, study says
A study of former high-school American Football
players has found that more than a third said they had had sexual relations with other men.
In his study of homosexuality among sportsmen in the US, sociologist Dr Eric Anderson found that 19 in a sample of 47 had taken part in acts intended to s...
Novel Cooling Therapy May Have Aided Injured Football Player
Lowering Kevin Everett's body temperature helped protect his spinal cord, doctors say
THURSDAY, Sept. 13 (HealthDay News) -- As Buffalo Bills football
player Kevin Everett was being rushed by ambulance to a hospital Sunday night with a life-threatening spinal cord injury, he was alread...
Back-to-School Parents Earn an A+ in Safety: Backpacks, Cheerleading, Football
Orthopaedic surgeons offer tips for keeping kids healthy at the start of the school year
ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Parents are beginning to think about getting their children back to school in the weeks ahead. Shopping for school supplies and backpack...
Family Planning Again Becomes Political Football
President Obama and Republican Actions Run Counter to Public Opinion
WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Political considerations threatened today to strip funding for family planning from President Obama's huge economic stimulus package, despite Obama's earlier pledges to support ...
Physical Therapist Provides Injury Analysis for Fantasy Football
APTA Consumer Web Site Features ESPN Blog With In-depth Information on
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With fantasy
football almost as popular as the real-life games, enthusiasts can now look
to a physical therapist, an expert in musculoskeletal conditio...
Foul Play- Football Hero Convicted of Aggravated Sexual Assault
It is no easy game now for Trevis Smith, once- 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 ...
Proper Fitting Of Football Helmets Essential To Prevent Concussion
A new study exploring the helmet fitting techniques and concussions among high school athletes found that proper fitting of helmets could help reduce the risk of// concussion.
In the current study, Dr. Eugene Hong of Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia and co-author Dr. Tr...
Aussie Rules, High on Football Injuries
Aussie rules always ruled higher in the opinion of parents’ when compared to rugby-codes. But this opinion stands challenged, as new research has pointed out that Australian Football
accounts for the highest injuries as compared to all other types of football. // The Aussie code seems to have topp...
CPHA Offers HIV Information Packages To Canadian Football League Teams
In a hope to create a culture where HIV positive players can fell free to disclose their HIV status without fear of being discriminated against or shunned by their teammates, the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) is offering information packages to all Canadian Football
League (CFL) teams//...
Spurt in hospital admissions following football shoot-outs
England's loss to Argentina in a World Cup match in 1998 ending with a penalty shootout increased heart attack rates by 27 per cent. The fact that extreme stress and emotion// can cause a heart attack in vulnerable people is known to almost everyone.However, research carried out at the the time o...
Why Fans Drink While Watching Football Football
fans who spend hours guzzling beer while watching the World Cup on television may be trying to compensate for not being man enough to play the game, says a new study. //
Psychology researchers at the University of Sussex claim that men who are not confident of their sporting abilitie...
Sports Icons Troy Aikman, Clyde Drexler, Mike Piazza, Ivan Lendl and Dara Torres are Among the Elite Named 2009 'Great Sports Legends'
...me linebacker Nick Buoniconti helped found The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis after Nick's son, Marc, sustained a spinal cord injury during a college football
game. Today, The Miami Project is a Center of Excellence at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and is the world's most comprehensive sp...
'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Four-Time World Series Champ Darryl Strawberry
... Award-winning actor Joey Pantoliano, who suffers from clinical depression; football
Hall-of-Famer Mike Ditka, who suffers from heart disease; Super Bowl Champi... Deborah Gibson, who has suffered from devastating anxiety attacks; and Pro football
Hall-of-Famer and Super Bowl Champion Len Dawson, who survived prostate can...
Highmark Inc. Awards $14,000 to 28 Pennsylvania Nonprofit Organizations
Ar-Ken Youth football
Cheryl Hika, HPO quality reviewer, Westmoreland
volunteers with the Ar-Ken Youth
organization, which provides
Hospital for Special Surgery Remains Top Hospital in Northeast in U.S. News & World Report's 'America's Best Hospitals' List for Orthopedics
...ly, physicians from HSS Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service perform in official capacities for major professional sports teams including the New York football
Giants, New York Mets, New York Knicks, Nets Basketball, New York Liberty Basketball, and New York Red Bulls Soccer. In addition, HSS sports medicine...
Elton John, Billy Crystal, Tony Bennett, and Gladys Knight Help Starkey Hearing Foundation Raise More than $5 Million at Annual Fundraiser
..., and Robert Culp; TV personalities Alan Kalter and Paige Hemmis; astronaut Buzz Aldrin; golf legend Arnold Palmer; Southern Methodist University head football
coach June Jones; songwriter Paul Williams; Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty; Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress; Minnesota Vikings trainer Er...