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What the release of Oscar Pistorius says about the law and violence against women

Next Tuesday, Oscar Pistorius will be released from prison and placed under house arrest – more properly “supervision” – until 2019. He was sent to …

Hacking your body: Lance Armstrong and the science of doping

Athletes use drugs, transfusions, and science to perform better. But how do they do it, and how are they caught?<p>By now it's widely known that Lance Armstrong finally admitted to doping in an interview with Oprah Winfrey that will air tonight and tomorrow. Armstrong's confession is notable in part …

For Our Children's Health, Keep Sports Fun

Parents proudly watching their aspiring major leaguers hit a home run, serve an ace in tennis, or lunge to stop a goal might find it hard to imagine that their child's success in sports could harm his or her health. But today, games like sandlot baseball often are not kid stuff anymore.<p>Many youth …

Serena Williams says US Open match was a win, not a loss

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams says her recent U.S. Open defeat was not a loss, but a win and a learning experience — and that she's happy for the …

Athletics is not complicit in doping - but we know there are problems in the sport

Sebastian Coe: My sport's record of fighting drugs cheats is a proud one but we know the challenge just gets tougher<p>I have never hidden away from the fact that there are elements of athletics that drift away from the moral framework. The sport has its problems and we face many challenges. In that …

Sports and Society: Can Sports Be an Effective Path out of Poverty for Youth?

Quick Note: This is a research-based paper I wrote for my English 101 class at Arizona State University. Focusing on <i>Hoop Dreams</i> I take a look at the paths of Arthur Agee and William Gates in Chicago's Inner City. I then go onto critically analyze the claim the movie makes while also finding …

Notre Dame QB Malik Zaire injures right ankle in third quarter vs Virginia

Notre Dame starting quarterback Malik Zaire, who had been one of the key reasons for the Irish's bright football outlook this season, broke his right ankle Saturday and will miss the remainder of the season, coach Brian Kelly said.<p>Zaire, a junior, was running left on first down when his right ankle …

Ankle injury affecting Bucs rookie Jameis Winston 'a little bit'

TAMPA, Fla. -- Buccaneers rookie quarterback Jameis Winston has a sprained ankle but is expected to be "full speed" for the opener, offensive …

Allyson Felix 'disappointed' she can't run 200-400 double

BEIJING (AP) — Training-wise, Allyson Felix thinks she's fit enough to run the 200 and 400 meters at the world championships.<p>Timing-wise, the …

How marketing affects the nursing field

Well in today’s healthcare market the practice of teamwork has grown so much over the past few years. Marketing has such a big impact on the nursing …

The Neonatologist and Other Doctors in the NICU - Hand to Hold

On March 30, National Doctors’ Day, physicians across the country are recognized for their service. As the wife of a surgeon, I thought I understood …

4 No-Fail Ways to Stop Eating When You're Bored

Don't let mindless munching sabotage your weight-loss efforts.<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>It sounds simple in theory, but learning how to differentiate between boredom and hunger can be a struggle. If you ever find yourself standing …

The mobile future: Marketing everything, everywhere

<i>Paul McNulty, CEO of 3D Issue, the digital content platform, discusses the future of mobile marketing and how businesses can exploit the dominant</i> …

The case for going to nursing school, in one chart

This chart from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows the 10 largest occupational groups in the United States, plotted against their mean annual pay — nurses are up there making $70,000 a year, and all the rest are way lower:<p>As you can see, there are basically two outliers here. Retail sales …

Kubtec KUB 250 Neonatal Low Dose Digital X-ray System FDA Approved

<b>Kubtec</b> (Milford, CT) received FDA approval to introduce its KUB 250 neonatal X-ray system to the U.S. market. The KUB 250 is a portable system …