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Footballers really are working harder and getting injured more often

Injuries in football are on the riseNews Images / Alamy By David Adam English Premier League footballers will enjoy a mid-season break next winter, partly in an attempt to reduce injuries. Some say footballers have never had it so easy, but a study of player injuries confirms the modern game is increasingly taking its toll.… Read More »

Doctors Overcorrect Too Often

Back when cholesterol target numbers ruled unopposed (before 2013), we all checked fasting lipids every 3 months. Before 2012, we also checked liver function quarterly in hapless riders on the cholesterol pill merry-go-round. That year the FDA announced there had not been enough reports of statin-induced liver problems to recommend routine monitoring. I have many… Read More »