Archive | 24/7 News

MLB Injuries

Amazon.com Widgets

Read the full story

Posted in MLB Injuries0 Comments

MLB News

Amazon.com Widgets

Read the full story

Posted in MLB0 Comments

Seattle Seahawk Upset Defending Champs New Orleans Saints

The Seahawks have pulled off one of the greatest upsets in NFL playoff history, defeating the defending Super Bowl-champion Saints. Matt Hasselbeck threw for four touchdowns for the Seahawks, who entered the game with a 7-9 record. The Chicago Bears will host Seattle on Sunday, January 16, 2011 at 12 noon CST. The Chicago Bears […]

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 Sports!0 Comments

New NFL Rule for Overtime Prevents Kickoff Receive Team from Immediately Winning Game with Field Goal

AP Pro Football Writer Barry Wilner explains a new rule put into place for overtime games in the NFL playoffs. If a team wins the coin toss and receives the kickoff, it does not automatically win the game with a field goal on the opening drive.

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 Sports!0 Comments

NFL Preview 2010 Week 17

AP Pro Football Writer Barry Wilner looks ahead to three key games in the NFL in Week 17. The improved Colts take on the Titans, the Bears play at Green Bay. St. Louis travels to Seattle.

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 Sports!0 Comments

Heart Specialists Optimistic About New Cholesterol Drug Anacetrapib

Dr. Christopher Cannon, cardiologist, explains acacetrapib, an experimental drug by Merck that pushed the so-called good cholesterol HDL to off-the-charts levels while also dropping bad cholesterol LDL is renewing hopes for a novel way to lower heart risks. Anacetrapib works by inhibiting an enzyme, called CETP, that is involved in transforming particles of good cholesterol […]

Read the full story

Posted in Health Fitness News0 Comments

Pingping, World’s Shortest Man Dies at Age 21, in Italy

Pingping, the world’s shortest man, who was 2 feet, 5.37 inches (74.6 centimeters) tall, has died of a heart condition in a hospital in Italy. He was taken to a hospital March 3 after he felt chest pains while rehearsing the Italian program “The Record Show.” He was in the intensive care unit at the […]

Read the full story

Posted in Health Fitness News, World Records0 Comments

Known for 103 MPH, Stephen Strasburg Spring Training Debut with Washington Nationals a Success

Strasburg threw two scoreless innings and allowed two hits in the Washington Nationals’ 9-4 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 Sports!0 Comments

Most Common STD: About 16% of Americans Age 14 to 49 Infected with Genital Herpes

About 21 percent of women were infected with genital herpes, compared to only 11.5 percent of men. Also, about 39 percent of blacks were infected with genital herpes compared to about 12 percent for whites, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). About 48 percent of black women are infected with […]

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 Sports!, Health Fitness News0 Comments

Old Dominion, Siena, Wofford, and St. Mary’s College Lock Up Spot in NCAA Baskeball Tournament

Old Dominion and Siena won Monday to wrap up a spot in the NCAA basketball tournament. Wofford College earned its first NCAA berth, while St. Mary’s upset Gonzaga to secure a place in college hoops main event.

Read the full story

Posted in 24/7 Sports!0 Comments