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  • Human pain causes confusion in the animals that love them
    Human pain causes confusion in the animals that love them
    Recently Quantum Leap (Q) has been faced with a bit of confusion. His youngest human brother broke his collarbone and has his arm in a sling. That contraption alone provokes fear in the poor dog, let alone the fact that the brother that picked on...
  • there are still plenty exercises you can do when working through minor injuries to stay on track
    Working through injuries
    If you experience an injury, your first instinct might be to stay home and rest and not go to the gym for fear of further aggravating the area. For serious injuries, such as breakages and major tears, this might be appropriate and would probably...
  • Steve Nash addresses golf video
    Steve Nash’s addresses angry Lakers fans in Facebook post
    Steve Nash is one of the NBA’s finest. As the oldest player in the league, Nash has two NBA MVP’s under his belt, 18 years experience and well over 1,000 games played. But those games have left his body in poor shape. Last season, his...
  • Structured Settlement Press Conference
    What is a Structured Settlement?
    What exactly is a structured settlement?A structured settlement is just like a job you can not be fired from. For those who qualify for a structured settlement, there are tons of "employers" and plenty of "jobs". To be eligible...
  • Tony Romo injury
    Tony Romo out for Cardinals game
    When an injury shakes up a team, it’s better to deal with it sooner rather than later. In the case of a team’s star quarterback, it might be better to have him on the sideline earlier on in the season than later in the season, when...
  • Lamarr Houston out for the season after celebration injury
    Lamarr Houston out for the season after celebration injury
    In the NFL, injuries are no laughing matter, but when that injury comes while celebrating, well, that may be a different story. ESPN reported on Monday, Oct. 27, that Chicago Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston ruptured his right ACL while...
  • Tom Brady injury
    Tom Brady’s ankle injury said to be “significant”
    Tom Brady suffered an injury before the Patriots game on Sunday? Although you could not tell the New England Patriots’ quarterback was injured on Sunday, CSN New England reported on Oct. 12, that Brady’s injury was “significant...
  • A.J. Green injury
    A.J. Green injury: More bad luck for the Bengals
    This is not the Cincinnati Bengals’ best week. Sunday night they suffered their first loss of the season to the New England Patriots, and now one of their top wide receivers may be out with an injury. ESPN reported on Wednesday, Oct. 8, that...
  • Rich O'Neill
    Don't Let Your Hobby Hurt You
    In February 2014, I attended a lecture in Denver, Colorado by Brent Alvar, Phd. He gave a fabulous talk on senior fitness and how strength training can help seniors maximize their functionality. I felt immediately that Brent and I were on the...
  • Joseph Fauria's injury
    Joseph Fauria’s doggone injury
    Bizarre injuries continue to rock the Detroit Lions. This past Sunday Lions tight end Joseph Fauria was out with sprained ankle, but in Lion fashion he did not sustain his injury while playing football. Los Angeles Times reported on Tuesday, Sept....
  • Stephen Tulloch
    Linebacker Stephen Tulloch injured in celebration fail
    Injuries in the NFL happen, but one injury from week three has everyone talking. ESPN reported on Monday, Sept. 22 that after being injured during Sunday’s game Detroit Lions middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch is done for the season. This...
  • Demi Lovato
    Demi Lovato injures arm prior to show in San Antonio
    Demi Lovato of "The X Factor" and "Camp Rock" was injured in a concert in San Antonio, Tex., forcing her to wear an arm sling. On Sunday, US Magazine shared the news about the injury. The injury occurred during her concert on...
  • Takata industries
    Honda and Takata were aware of deaths and injuries from exploding airbags
    Car and Driver reported earlier today (Sept. 9, 2015) that Honda, in conjunction with Takata ( a major manufacturer of seat belts and airbags for OEM Manufacturers, knew about the defect amongst its airbags for years before Honda issued an...
  • plantar fasciitis
    Fighting the good fight against plantar fasciitis
    During myDetroit Marathon week seven training recap, I mentioned that I’ve been dealing with a case ofplantar fasciitis.Plantar-huh, you say?Here’s what it isUnless you’ve been plagued by it (and in that case you know all too...
  • Marcus Martin
    Report: Marcus Martin to miss eight weeks
    San Francisco 49ers C Marcus Martin is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks, as first reported by Eric Branch.On Sunday in an exhibition against the San Diego Chargers, Martin suffered a dislocated kneecap during the fourth quarter on a...