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Soccer is basically medicine, some researchers argue

(Reuters Health) - Compared to inactive people, recreational soccer players have lower cholesterol, blood pressure and resting heart rates as well as less fat mass, a research review suggests. Compared to some other forms of exercise, including running and Zumba, soccer may also be just as ......

Blacks in US lose quality of life due to fewer knee replacements

(Reuters Health) - Black people with knee osteoarthritis may have a worse quality of life than white patients in part because they’re less likely to be offered knee replacement surgery or to get the procedure when it’s recommended, a U.S. study suggests. Knee replacement surgery has the potenti...

Armed police set up security cordon in Brussels suburb

BRUSSELS: Police closed down street in southern Brussels in a major security operation involving specialist armed units on Thursday, a Reuters photographer said from the scene. Belgian media said an armed person may be hiding in a building in the southern suburb of Forest. Police were not ......

Toys are not us, investors to Target

Target Corp should hold off on plans to cash in on a perceived advantage in toys after the collapse of Toys "R" Us, several of the company's investors told Reuters, worried it could eat up capital desperately needed in an Amazon-dominated retail world....