Posts Tagged Health

Iowa State basketball coach Fred Hoiberg has heart surgery

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State says coach Fred Hoiberg has undergone open-heart surgery to replace aortic valve.

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Rio Olympic head says venue with fish die-off will be safe

Small silvery fish called twaite shad float in the Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, April 16, 2015. Fish continued to die by the ton Thursday in the Rio de Janeiro lagoon that's slated to host Olympic rowing events, while city authorities and biologists argued about the cause of the die-off. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The head of the Rio 2016 Olympic organizing committee promised that the venue for rowing and canoeing will be safe despite a massive fish die-off in the small lake.

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Michigan State’s Costello undergoes successful knee surgery

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State says Matt Costello should be able to resume full basketball activity in a few weeks after undergoing knee surgery.

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US judge gets 1st chance to vet new NCAA head injury deal

CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S judge will soon get his first chance to scrutinize a reworked deal in a class-action, head-injury lawsuit against the NCAA.

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NBA players to be tested for HGH starting next season

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA players will be blood tested for human growth hormone beginning next season.

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