| Jul 26, 2011
| 1:58 PM
INDIANAPOLIS The Indiana Fever announced that third-year point guard Briann January underwent successful knee surgery Monday to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee. The surgery was performed by team orthopedist Dr. Stephen Kollias...
| Aug 10, 2011
Even before Eric Pihl pulls into TheraPET Wellness Center parking lot, his dog, Bonnie, climbs up from her lounging position in the back seat and eagerly looks out the window.
If only we all could get that excited about climbing on the treadmill to...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 10:55 AM
These days, gadgets that promote health and wellness are everywhere. Here are some that use technology to keep you feeling good in clever new ways. Some are designed to make everyday activities easier and more comfortable, others help you keep track of...
| Apr 21, 2009
| 1:23 PM
| May 27, 2009
Avascular Necrosis (AVN) is a condition that affects an estimated 10,000 to 20,000 new people each year, worldwide.
It appears in the ends of the "long" bones of the body, bones such as the femur and humerus. As a result, AVN can be diagnosed in the...
| Oct 23, 2008
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP)-- Ron Steele doesn't sound too worried
about how his surgically repaired knees will hold up when he
finally takes the court again.
The Alabama point guard isn't as certain of how he'll fare at
containing his emotions.
| Jan 5, 2009
Gym memberships are something of a luxury these days. But without the usual suspects -- treadmills, elliptical trainers, cable machines and free weights -- is it easy to get a decent workout?
Absolutely. Just take your workout to the streets -- or the...
| Sep 7, 2008
For 30 minutes they swim together, two strangers lapping the pool in adjacent lanes at the Merritt Athletic Club in Towson. Finally, the older woman climbs out and slumps on the deck, in awe of the teenager still plugging away.
"She just keeps going,...
| May 2, 2007
His knees ache with pain so intense that he says he is unable to stand for more than a few minutes.
"I look silly at cocktail parties. I'm the only one sitting down," said former Ravens defensive end Michael Mc- Crary.He is 36 years old.
He has taken...
| Feb 24, 2008
Deanna Dunagan was Broadway-bound and she was not happy.
It was mid-October and she was due to leave in a week for New York, where she would reprise her acclaimed performance as Violet Weston, the pill-addicted, cancer-stricken monster of a mother at the...