| Mar 30, 2009
Being on your feet all day has its pros and cons. Muscles get a workout, joints and tendons stay limber through use, and, of course, there's the calorie burn. But it also can lead to sore legs, wear and tear on the back's discs, and poor posture from...
| Feb 19, 2009
Nationwide: It is the leading cause of disability in teens and adults. Arthritis is now costing our country $128 billion every year. Doctors say it's a debilitating disease that is often misunderstood and rarely addressed on time.
"I think you just learn...
| Feb 17, 2010
With just one second left in the game, Isaiah Canaan has no choice but to flick the ball from his kneews.
And against all odds, he banks it in!
It gives Murray State a 29-12 win against Southeastern Missouri State.
Canaan says he always does some crazy...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 2:26 PM
Kristine Timpert's quirky little book "If Babies Did Crunches" tries to sugarcoat an important message for adults: Beware of crunches.
The not-just for-kids book stresses that if you really want to banish tummy flab or back pain, clean up your diet and...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:41 AM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- If anyone was unclear about how swiftly Notre Dame turned the page on Michael Floyd, one only needed turn the pages of the 13-page spring practice prospectus distributed Tuesday.
He is not on the roster. He is not mentioned in a...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 1:30 AM
FARGO, N.D. - "Mom, let's use the stairs," my 12-year-old daughter said.
"But we are on the 18th floor," I replied. We were surveying the city of Bismarck from the observation deck of the state Capitol building.
"You always say that people should...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 2:24 PM
If it's true that gardening is a fine art, then for decades, many senior citizens have produced brilliant work in their backyards.
With the earth as their canvas, they've taken their green thumb and painted the landscape a colorful pallete of flowers,...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 1:45 AM
The despondent man had phoned his family to say he was going to end it all, and St. Joseph County police were racing the clock to get to the potential suicide before it was too late.
Electronic coordinates showed his cell phone in the woods behind...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 12:11 PM
Even youngish joints can feel creaky and painful without proper care. Luckily, lifestyle changes can help you stay active longer. "With an average life expectancy of more than 70 years, it's more important than ever for us to protect our bodies," says Dr....
| Nov 4, 2010
| 11:19 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — The defensive coordinator wasn't there Thursday night for the Newport Harbor High football team.
Tony Ciarelli was in the hospital recovering from successful knee surgery, Coach Jeff Brinkley said. He expects to be back at practice...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 2:59 PM
Bob Snyder has played competitive handball for more than 40 years.
Increasingly, though, the 61-year-old orthopedic surgeon was finding the wear in his right knee hindering his athletic drive. Over the years he had several scopes and endured several...