Posts Tagged Health

Penn State’s Keiser has another surgery on bowel

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State safety Ryan Keiser underwent additional surgery on Wednesday to repair a bowel injury he suffered in practice last week.

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Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero

Elton John performs at the Elton John AIDS Foundation’s 13th Annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit at Cipriani's Wall Street on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Elton John called Pope Francis “my hero” for his compassion and push to accept gays in the Catholic church at his annual AIDS benefit.

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Penn State safety Ryan Keiser has bowel injury

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State safety Ryan Keiser was recovering in a hospital on Tuesday after having surgery to repair a bowel injury suffered when he fractured a rib in practice last week.

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FIFA monitoring Ebola, Club World Cup goes ahead

ZURICH (AP) — Preparations for the Club World Cup in Morocco in December are continuing and there is currently no Ebola threat to cause it to be canceled or postponed, FIFA said Tuesday.

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Havoc player recovering after Peoria ice accident

In this Oct. 25, 2014 photo, Huntsville Havoc center Justin Cseter is carted off the ice with a hockey stick used as a tourniquet after his leg was slashed open after he fell on an opponent's skate in a minor league hockey game against the Peoria Rivermen in Peoria, Ill. Cseter was taken to a local hospital, where the injury was cleaned up and stitched. Surgery wasn't needed since no arteries were affected. Cseter, who's originally from Wisconsin, was released from the hospital Sunday and boarded a bus to head back to Alabama with his teammates. (AP Photo/Journal Star, Fred Zwicky)

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A minor league hockey player is recovering after he fell on an opponent’s skate in Peoria over the weekend.

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