A federal judge in California refused to dismiss a lawsuit by 1,500 former NFL players claiming the teams and their training staffs routinely dispensed a range of powerful drugs, often without prescriptions, to mask pain and injuries and get players on the field without regard for their long-term health.
The captain did some captaining. Ashley Williams was a doubt to play on Friday because of a nasty-looking arm injury sustained in the last round of Euro 2016. But the Wales captain played anyway, and he did this. Credit: user declanrand on r/soccer That's some truly awful set piece defending by Belgium, it has to be said. Show More Summary
After being forced to withdraw from a pair of pay-per-view main events earlier this year due to injury, Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier admit a change in training methods was needed.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos
By RICHARD “RJ” VALENTINE In my 40 years as a pro racer, there have been memorable highlights and multiple finishes, but there have also been serious injuries. The same may be said for many other drivers, but, in some cases, they lost their racing career and in others, their life. In November 1987, I [...]
According to the National Golf Foundation, more than 28 million Americans love to hit the links. However, after a day on the course, some may wonder if the links are hitting back. Wrist and hand injuries for golfers are common. Why? And what can you do about them? Take a minute to check your golf swing. Reporter Dennis Douda and photographer Andy […]
Every Fourth of July, emergency departments see an influx of injuries caused by fireworks. Mayo Clinic experts say the hands, face and eyes are particularly vulnerable. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, reporter Vivien Williams discusses fireworks safety with Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist Dr. Show More Summary
Around 200 Americans may end up in the emergency room this Independence Day because of injuries related to consumer fireworks, if last year is an indication. In 2015, 217 people were injured by fireworks during the month of July, accounting for 73% of all such injuries for the year, according to...
An England fan who suffered brain injuries in an attack by Russia fans at Euro 2016, is preparing to fly home from a French hospital, his family says.
After a live eviction that had part of the Big Brother 18 cast reeling, Paul was concerned about a possible injury he sustained, Victor was willing to begin a new alliance to save his bacon, Corey tried to eavesdrop on conversations by acting as a spy, Bronte wants to be a jury member, and James... Show More Summary
Three children also sustain injuries in the explosion near al-Eker village that authorities called "terrorist" attack.
Alexis Sanchez had to leave the Copa America final before the penalty shootout on account of Gabriel Mercado caught him with a nasty tackle that left him unable to play past the 104th minute. Chile won anyway, thanks to Messi’s chokejob ,...Show More Summary
The hottest team in baseball is spending less than $14 million on a starting rotation that might turn Cleveland into the city of champions. The richest team in baseball has more than $36 million tied up in starting pitchers who aren’t...Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur's veteran centre back Jan Vertonghen has suffered a potentially serious ankle injury on European Championship duty with Belgium. According to the Guardian, Vertonghen could be out of action for as long as eight weeks. Jan Vertonghen has a 'serious' ankle injury. Show More Summary
At least 351 companies across the United States are marketing unapproved stem cell procedures at 570 individual clinics. Such businesses advertise "stem cell" interventions for orthopedic injuries, neurological disorders, cardiac diseases, immunological conditions, pulmonary disorders, injured spinal cords, and cosmetic indications. read more
Falling up to six months before an elective surgery was common and caused injuries among adults of all ages, according to researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Middle-aged patients fell more than the elderly. The study suggests that falling may be an important indicator of baseline health.
In a large study of 15,000 adults undergoing elective surgery, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis found that falling up to six months before an operation is common and often causes serious injuries -- not only in elderly patients but across all age groups. Show More Summary
Despite swimming with an injury, Ryan Lochte finished ahead of Michael Phelps in the 200-meter individual medley semifinals at the USA Swimming Olympic trials on Friday. Both Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte will be in the 200-meter individual medley finals at the USA Swimming Olympic trials. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons announced today that guard Darrun Hilliard suffered a stress fracture of the lower back and will not participate in 2016 NBA Orlando Summer League. Hilliard will be evaluated by Detroit Pistons team physicians and a rehab process and timeline for his return to basketball activities will be determined once the diagnosis is complete.
There’s still a little more than four weeks before the Texans open training camp, and outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus says he’ll be ready to go when the Texans take the field. Mercilus has been battling a hamstring injury, but he told the Houston Chronicle that with extra treatment and rehab, he plans to be on…
DOHA (Reuters) - A Bahraini woman died and three children sustained minor injuries when their car was hit by a bomb blast on Thursday that police said was carried out by "terrorists" in southern Bahrain.