Djokovic and Messi Favourites for 2012 Laureus World Sportsman of the Year

(Editor’s Note.  The Laureus World Sport Awards were first awarded for the 1999 sports year.  Each year a male and female winner are selected. ...

Olympic Park Security Boss Charged With Child Sex Offences

(Editor’s Note.  It seems as if every day now there is a new story about another incident of sexual abuse of children by someone...

Academy Graduate Hired at Washington State

Washington State University announced on Dec. 1 that it had hired Mike Leach as its new football coach.  Leach last coached two years ago...

Many Physicians Unfamiliar With Student-Athlete Heart Screening Guidelines

A recent survey of physicians in the state of Washington found that fewer than half of them were familiar with student-athlete heart screening guidelines...

WADA Review Could Provide Path for Global Adoption of BOA Bylaw

(Editor’s Note.  There is an ongoing battle over how tough world anti-doping laws should be in terms of sanctions given to athletes who are...

Just in Case You Were Wondering

Earth did not get clobbered; but asteroid 2005 YU55 passed closer to our planet than the moon does.  Had it hit, Earth, it would...

Stay Healthy This Holiday Season With Exercise, Smart Food Choices

(Editor’s Note.  All of us worry about putting on pounds during the time from Thanksgiving through the New Year’s celebrations.  Here is a piece...

New Cancer Treatment?

Vaccines are a powerful way to prime the body’s immune system to fight bacteria and viruses, so why not use them to confront another...

Maybe It is Time for Last Call at the Bar

Those colleges and universities playing Division I sports walk a fine line in dealing with the issue of alcohol consumption.  Many schools around the...

Prescription Drugs Number 1 Drug Killer in America

The Digest recently posted a story about a research study on the increase in the occurrence of knee osteoarthritis among older Americans.  The gist...

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