| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Hall of Fame golfer Greg Norman, 58, withrew Tuesday from the Humana Challenge Golf Tournament scheduled for Jan. 13-19 because of a knee injury.
The two-time British Open winner is meeting with orthopedic surgeon James Bradley in Pittsburgh early...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Harvard Health Blog
What doctors call "routine" back pain can really, really hurt. Surprisingly, the best treatment is usually quite conservative--over-the-counter pain relievers, ice and heat, and gentle exercise. Yet for decades, many doctors have been...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Take South Florida's enticing tropical climate, add an improving economy and throw in the booming popularity of high-intensity workouts like Insanity, CrossFit and Zumba, and what do you get?
A whole lot of injuries, area orthopedic surgeons say....
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn was being evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon after a Tuesday morning crash at Copper Mountain, Colo., while training for her first race since major knee surgery last winter.
Vonn's publicist, Lewis Kay, said in an email...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Although Lindsey Vonn's doctor says her knee is stable despite a partial tear of her reconstructed right ACL, the reigning Olympic downhill champion has withdrawn from next week's races in Beaver Creek, Colo.
But orthopedic surgeon Bill Sterett's...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Snow came early to the cotton and sorghum fields here, sending dozens of cash-strapped families to the food bank on a recent afternoon for frozen chickens, cucumbers and canned green beans.
Quinetta Rascoe was waiting for them.
Wearing a bright pink...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:34 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who walk with flat feet are 50 percent more likely than those with normal or high arches to have low back pain, a new study suggests.
"The key takeaway from the study is that if women have low back pain, it may not be...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:24 PM
Lafayette football coach Frank Tavani said Sunday that while it may be the goal of every one of his players to grade out at 100 percent every week, “a more realistic grade is around 80.” For the first time this......
| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:40 PM
The Kansas City Chiefs' dramatic goal-line stand in the first half of last week's win over Tennessee was indicative of the way their defense has played all season.
They repelled the Titans four times from the 1-yard line. Kansas City marched the other...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 4:49 PM
USC's plan was simple: Give the ball to Silas Redd.
Last Thursday against Arizona, the Trojans were backed up to their four-yard line with a seven-point lead and just over four minutes remaining.
Offensive coordinator Clay Helton was calling plays for...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Los Angeles is the second-most-populous city in the nation but falls far down the list of most popular U.S. destinations for business meetings.
The latest ranking of top meeting destinations puts Los Angeles at No. 17, far behind smaller California...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:44 PM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - You can define Jacques Rogge’s 12 years as International Olympic Committee president simply by the numbers, which befits a man whose public personality is as serious and dispassionate as a balance sheet.