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The Most Dangerous Sport for Women? Try Cheerleading

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - It turns out that cheerleaders and football players have something in common you might not have guessed: concussions. According to a new study in the Journal of Pediatrics that found cheerleading to be by far the most dangerous activity for female athletes -- accounting for 66 percent of their catastrophic sport injuries -- more than...

Cat's Meow: Survey Says Owners Love, Misunderstand Feline Friends

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - The battle over cats versus dogs is as old as the species themselves. Debate any cat lover on this point, and watch the claws come out. However, while clearly passionate about their feline companions, a new national survey by Missouri-based Royal Canin found that owners are lacking concern for their cat's health. "We understand the...

Medicare Open Enrollment Is Here

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Medicare is stronger than ever with more benefits, better choices and lower costs to beneficiaries. Expanded Medicare benefits under the health care law (the Affordable Care Act) continue to be available -- including certain free preventive benefits, cancer screenings and an annual wellness visit. Whether you choose Original Medicare...

New Biotech Site Sparks Hope for Cancer Treatments

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - The latest victory in the Myriad Genetics case in Australia, allowing Myriad Genetics to patent isolated DNA, has sparked new debate over the development of new drugs to treat cancer. At the forefront of a grass roots movement in this debate is Viratech Corp. (OTC: VIRA), which claims to have the first open source biotech research...