Alison Horner

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Two Football Players, Ages 9 And 17, Die After Collapsing On Field

A high school football player in Kansas died of brain swelling on Tuesday evening.<p>A high school football player died Tuesday in Sharon Springs, Kansas, just after scoring a touchdown in a playoff game.<p>Luke Schemm, a 17-year-old senior at Wallace County High School, was airlifted to a hospital in …

Can Compression Gear Prevent Soreness?

New science shows that tights might be the answer to your post-exercise aches<p>The revival of men in spandex at your local gym and CrossFit box isn’t some weird tribute to 80s exercise videos. New research finds that tights can help you avoid dreaded post-workout pains.<p>“When compression garments are …

FIFA to introduce three-minute break for players suffering concussions

FIFA wants to improve football's concussion protocol by stopping matches for three minutes while team doctors assess players with head injuries.<p>After high-profile incidents of injured players staying on the field at the World Cup, FIFA said Tuesday its executive committee will confirm a proposal …

Ramires Injury: Updates on Chelsea Midfielder's Abductor and Return

<b>Updates from Friday, Oct. 31</b><p>Jose Mourinho has confirmed Ramires will be fit for selection when QPR visit Chelsea this weekend.<p>Chelsea's official Twitter passed along the news:<p><b>Updates from Wednesday, Oct. 29</b><p>Brazilian midfielder Ramires is set to boost Chelsea by returning from injury ahead of their …

More strikes hit Iraq as Obama plans speech on battling Islamic State

President Obama plans to address the nation Wednesday to outline a broader offensive against Sunni Muslim militants in the Middle East, a move welcomed by a number of key congressional leaders who have come to view the extremist group Islamic State as an increasingly menacing threat to the United …