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  • Serious weight-room accidents are uncommon

     
    Despite the high number of athletes who lift weights, serious injuries are rare, according to strength and conditioning experts. The injury to USC tailback Stafon Johnson on Monday is among the worst in memory, several experts said. Johnson, a senior,.......
  • Live review: Pearl Jam at Gibson Amphitheatre

     
    The band rode wave after wave of its music, surfing steadily through its songs' curls and switch ups. The sound was excellent and the size of the venue let fans and band connect. Four songs into Pearl Jam's Wednesdaynight performance......
  • Angels honor minor leaguers Amarista, Reckling and Bourjos

     
    The Angels announced their minor league organizational awards Thursday, naming infielder Alexi Amarista player of the year, left-hander Trevor Reckling pitcher of the year and outfielder Peter Bourjos defensive player of the year. Amarista, a 20-year-...
  • Is your flu bad enough to see a doctor?

     
    A new website launched by Microsoft Corp., called H1N1 Response Center, will help you determine whether you do, in fact, have the flu and whether you need to see a doctor or can safely treat yourself at home. Doctors from......
  • Live review: Thom Yorke at the Orpheum Theatre*

     
    With Flea driving the groove, Radiohead's frontman funks it up. To understand what Thom Yorke is up to with the new ensemble he brought to the Orpheum Theatre on Sunday, it's useful to quote one of pop's surviving godfathers. "Once......
  • Stiff back and legs = stiff arteries, study says

     
    Want to know whether your arteries have begun to stiffen, putting you at greater risk of developing cardiovascular disease? Bend over. Sit down against a wall, with your legs on the floor in front of you, that is, and try......
  • L.A. in the grips of Gustavo-mania

     
    Gustavo Dudamel throws himself into his conducting during his inaugural performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall as new music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times / October 8, 2009) Through the generosity and...
  • Heart-healthy fish consumption: Is the big one getting away?

     
    For even the most skeptical consumer of news on health and nutrition, the link between increased consumption of fish and better heart health seemed to be something one could take to the bank--a reliable, unassailable finding. No more. A major......
  • A clean house and a toned body: What more could a multi-tasker ask for?

     
    Anyone who has cleaned a house -- really cleaned a house -- knows that all that elbow grease can translate into a fairly good calorie burn. But what if you could combine cleaning with an actual workout, targeting muscle groups......
  • Moderate amounts of protein, rather than a lot, might be best for muscle

     
    Protein is essential for building muscle, but how much protein is needed is often disputed. Many bodybuilders, for example, tout large amounts to develop serious musculature. But a new study says smaller may be better. Researchers tested 34 men and......
  • This Santa's abs should be on your holiday wish list

     
    This is the time of year when children delight in festive decorations, kitchens bustle with preparations for tempting meals, and people flock to the Beverly Center to see the new Hunky Santa. Hunky Santa is a 9-year-old Beverly Center tradition......