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High School Football Player Saved By Fast Reaction After Severe Injury

iStock/Thinkstock(LEAVITT, Maine) — A foot­ball injury could’ve been some­thing a lot worse for one high school teen in Maine.
Dur­ing the fourth quar­ter of the foot­ball game between Leav­itt and Greely on Sat­ur­day, Hor­nets’ head coach Mike Hath­away found…



Post-Concussive Symptoms in Healthy Teenagers

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A new study reveals teen ath­letes who get con­cus­sions are pos­si­bly being kept out of the game longer than they need to be.
Stu­dent ath­letes with con­cus­sions are gen­er­ally required to see a health­care pro­fes­sional before t…



Moderate Wine Intake May Lower Risk of Metabolic Disorders

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A new Israeli study shows that mod­er­ate intake of red wine may lower the risk of meta­bolic dis­or­ders. 
The study, pub­lished in Annals of Inter­nal Med­i­cine, used 224 well-controlled dia­betic patients (patients whose d…