Hingis cramps, retires in semifinal

MUNICH, Germany -- Top-ranked Martina Hingis, bothered by cramps, had one match point before retiring against Patty Schnyder in the semifinals of the Grand Slam Cup Friday. "I have to get into...

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Vote for your favorite original music in 2014 AMPED contest

...Sounds like Emmylou Harris and the Eagles) JOEL SUMMER JR. ? Meth Head Zombie Man ? Lo-Fi Power Pop ? (Think The Cramps jam with Big Star) DAYZ TO COME ? Hold to Jesus ? Funky Contemporary Christian ? (If your local praise band turned out...

For me, chemo treatment far from horror show

...My digestive system went awry, but medicine fixed that. My mouth sores were only minor, erased by baking soda. A few leg cramps were probably the result of dehydration, which was easy to reverse.You can't listen to all those stories, anyway, because...

James, Heat bounce back in Game 2, even up NBA Finals with Spurs

SAN ANTONIO - No cramps, no problems for LeBron James.And with...rebounds in a powerful bounce back from cramps that knocked him out of the key part...and getting suggestions on how to avoid cramps, James changed the subject."Got to...

Pop Rocks

...lead singer of the influential act the Cramps, died Feb. 4 in a California hospital...underplayed. For more than 30 years, the Cramps, a combination of rockabilly riffs...owe an enormous debt of gratitude to the Cramps' ability to conjure up musical images...

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Warner misses most of practice

...quarterback Kurt Warner missed most of practice Thursday because of cramps in his rib cage. Warner, the NFL's MVP, was treated for...Coach Mike Martz said the stimulation might have caused the cramps. "He's got a lot of spasms in there, so when that happens...

Striker Mario Balotelli's header leads Italy past England

...supremacy in the middle of the pitch," he said. "We worked well in Coverciano and you could see that. They (England) had cramps midway through the second half, and that shows that our work paid off."Balotelli was born to Ghanaian immigrants and raised...

The people's pharmacy: Grapefruit diet can endanger health

...Thank you so much for sharing the tonic water remedy for leg cramps. I nearly lost my mind because of nighttime leg pain. Getting...Tonic water contains quinine, a traditional medicine for leg cramps. This home remedy has been written up in the medical literature...

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The people's pharmacy

...letter by a physician in the Lancet. One of his patients had leg cramps and the doctor recommended what many Brits took in India...needed for successful treatment of malaria." Luckily, leg cramps respond to lower doses of quinine. A glass or two of tonic...

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Holyfield weakened before bout

ATLANTA -- Evander Holyfield was weakened by leg cramps and a stomachache before his title fight with Lennox Lewis, his lawyer said Wednesday. "No one's saying he would have beat...

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