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Injuries

Training Around Injuries

Stacey Nemour | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stacey Nemour

When you are injured you may think it's best to not work-out at all. In many cases that's not the case and to do nothing can slow down the recovery process, cause depression, irritability and weight gain.

Teen Impaled By Javelin In Freak Accident In Pomona

KTLA | KTLA News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

POMONA -- A 15 year old boy who was impaled by a javelin during a freak accident over the weekend in Pomona is in stable condition at a local hospital...

The F Word: Today's Secrets Are In Plain Sight

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laura Flanders

Today's biggest "secrets" don't require a top-secret hiding or marking "confidential". They just require politicians, a press corps --and a public--that's paying no attention at all.

FDA Considers Regulating Safety of Electronic Health Systems

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By Fred Schulte and Emma SchwartzHuffington Post Investigative Fund Concerned about potential safety risks in health information technology, the U.S....

How To Lift More Weight And Prevent Lower Back Injuries

Stefan Aschan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stefan Aschan

Kegels are a must in any kind of exercise program. For men and woman alike. The pelvic floor acts like the stirring wheel for your body. It gives you support and stability with any kind of movement you do.

Veterans Advocates Worried About Care For Troops Wounded In Afghan Surge

McClatchy | David Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- As the Obama administration ramps up the war in Afghanistan, veterans advocates say the government must develop a better plan to handle ...

The Ups and Downs of Chad Pennington's Remarkably "Consistent" NFL Career

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Avi Sinensky

Normally I would rejoice at the prospect of the rival Dolphins losing their starting QB for the season, but Pennington is a player I genuinely like and I am sad to see injuries plague his career once again.

Can Running Hurt You More Than Help You?

Stefan Aschan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stefan Aschan

I see individuals running with forward headed shoulders, holding on to the treadmill, not lifting up their heels ... I can go on. Here are some simple guidelines to follow when you run.

Fighting For Life on Memorial Day

Terry Sanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Terry Sanders

My film Fighting for Life focuses on the incredible skill, compassion and dedication of military doctors, nurses, medics and medevac teams, and the heroic "fight that begins when the battle ends."

Ugly Face of British Policing Has Shocked Me

Deborah Hobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Deborah Hobson

As dustbins burned near Bank underground station and effigies of bankers swinging from lamp posts slowly turned to ashes, riot police grasped their batons unmoved and unwilling to attend to the emerging dangers.

The Goalie Felt a Pop

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

As the summer approaches, more and more of us are visiting the gym to tone our muscles for the beach. It's important that we remember to use proper technique to minimize the chances of injury.

New Treatment Techniques for Athletes Suffering from Cartilage Injuries

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

As the seven time All Star Tracy McGrady of the Houston Rockets checks out for season-ending microfracture surgery on his knee, new attention has been focused on cartilage injuries in athletes.

Ladanian Tomlinson Can Attest to the Fact that Not All Groin Pulls Are the Same

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

Groin pulls are common sports injuries that can often be prevented with a regimented stretching and strengthening program. Despite appropriate conditioning, however, injuries still occur.

11 Injury-Prone High School Sports

abcnews.go.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

With the school year well under way, and Thanksgiving on the horizon, many fall athletes are winding down their seasons while winter athletes prepare ...