Saturday, May 15, 2021

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For some MLS players, loneliness and anxiety is their toughest opponent

During the day Badji, a forward with Nashville SC, a second-year club in MLS, has soccer to occupy his mind and teammates to distract him from his thoughts.

Michael Hiltzik: Stop fretting about ‘herd immunity’ — we’re close, if...

As if to assuage a bottomless public appetite for bad news, every advance in the fight against COVID-19 seems to inspire a surge in pessimistic prophecies.

Cooling Stress Tips: Relaxation can replenish your energy

Have you ever felt exhausted, but you couldn’t pinpoint why? Maybe you knew your physical energy wasn’t depleted. The draggy feeling was more like mental exhaustion.

Black belts, Eagle Scouts and do-it-yourself ingenuity: Eagles’ Landon Dickerson’s journey...

Landon Dickerson couldn’t help himself. Just seconds after receiving the life-changing news that he would be the Eagles’ second-round pick, Dickerson decided to stick it to his new boss with his friends and family eagerly awaiting the results of the call.

Police host workout event for North Dakota fallen officers

In honor of those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice, the West River Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 5 will host its first-ever 2021 Law Enforcement Memorial Workout of the Day on May 15.

Eating hot chile peppers can help you live a longer, healthier...

San Antonio certainly doesn't need any excuses to spice up its diet. Many of this city's favorite foods (and drinks) are laced with oodles of chile, be it fiery salsa drizzled over a taco, cheese-stuffed poblanos, grilled jalapeños alongside an order of pollo asado or a rim of ground peppers on your next margarita.

Defining and using ‘superfoods’ for health

"Superfood" was first used in 1915, according to Merriam- Webster. Since then, many people recognize the word but may not know exactly what it means.

What to know about COVID-19 variants

So far, roughly 213 million COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in the United States, with more than a quarter of the nation fully vaccinated. The virus is still spreading, with cases rising in many parts of the country.

A year of isolation was hard on older adults with dementia....

Marguerite Forbes, who has had Alzheimer's disease for 10 years, spent most of those months sitting in her room at a nursing home. Boddy was "beside herself" with worry over her mother's condition and the time they were losing.

Canada’s Prime Minister Trudeau goes into self-isolation while awaiting results of...

OTTAWA, Ontario — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in self-isolation and working from home while his wife awaits the results of a COVID-19 test.

Is it safe to go to the gym amid Coronavirus outbreak?

Going to the gym is supposed to be one of the healthiest things we can do for ourselves. But is that still the case during a viral pandemic?

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You know you need to do it but it still sucks. #Truth

Bicycles enjoyed a boom during the pandemic causing a shortage in...

In the late 1960s and early 1970s, young Danes took to the streets like their counterparts across the globe — protesting a political and societal system they believed was unjust, discriminatory and out of step with the times.

San Francisco gym owners furious after finding out government buildings have...

“For me, but not for thee,” appears to be the mantra in San Francisco, as gyms within government buildings have remained open while privately-owned establishments were forced to shutter over coronavirus concerns.