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Obese teens suffer health problems

...linked with their excess weight. Three out of four had cholesterol problems; almost half had high blood pressure or joint pain; and many had diseased livers or kidneys.They weighed three times more than what is considered healthy; they didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-13/obese-teens-suffer-health-problems
Venus Williams loses in second round of U.S. Open

...Williams withdrew before her second-round match, announcing she had Sjogren's syndrome, an illness that causes joint pain and fatigue.She lost a three-setter in the second round in New York last year.Two of her previous four trips to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-08-28/venus-williams-defea
Venus Williams loses first-round match at Wimbledon

...S. Open that she had been diagnosed with Sjogren's syndrome, an autoimmune condition that can cause fatigue and joint pain. She skipped the Australian Open in January, before returning to the tour in March in a bid to earn a berth on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-25/venus-williams-loses-first-r
US set to face Nadal-less Spain in Davis Cup semis

...withdrawing from the 2011 U.S. Open because of Sjogren's syndrome, an autoimmune disease that can cause fatigue and joint pain.The highlight came at the London Olympics, when she teamed with sister Serena to capture the doubles gold medal for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-09-13/us-set-face-nadal-le
Surgery is an option to achieve weight loss

...difficult condition to treat and contributes to a host of medical conditions, including diabetes, heart disease and joint pain. When diet and exercise fail, an increasingly popular treatment is gastric bypass surgery. In the surgery, doctors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-09-27/surgery-option-achieve-weigh
Ironman of the Day: Bill Cawthorne

...That's my whole drive every day."GAME PLAN: Cawthorne, who's competing as a Wounded Warrior, said he suffers joint pain all over his body the first two hours every day. The pain doesn't subside until he gets moving. "This Ironman isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-09-29/ironman-day-bill-caw
Exercise improves survival, health of breast cancer survivors

...as aromatase inhibitors that estrogen-positive breast cancer patients take to prevent a recurrence, can also cause joint pain or stiffness and exercise can help alleviate that, Keaton said. That's the problem three-year survivor Debbi Warren...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2012-10-22/exercise-improves-sur
Federal crackdown on foreign HGH has led to record sales of drug

...medical authorities say otherwise.A 2007 review of 31 medical studies showed swelling in half of HGH patients, with joint pain or diabetes in more than a fifth. A French study of about 7,000 people who took HGH as children found a 30 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-01/federal-crackdown-foreign-
Cash for weight loss

...incentives and who received no cash.Obesity contributes to a variety of health problems like diabetes, heart disease, and joint pain, which decrease quality of life, increase mortality, and result in higher health premiums and lost productivity for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2013-04-15/cash-weight-loss
Venus Williams joins sister on the sideline

...learning how to be a professional athlete with Sjogren's syndrome, an autoimmune disease that can cause fatigue and joint pain.Still, the meek way Williams departed was striking.Williams skipped the Australian Open in January, before returning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-05-30/venus-williams-joins