Category: sports

  • Predators trade Ryan Johansen to Avalanche in exchange for Alex Galchenyuk


    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Colorado Avalanche have filled their second-line centre void by acquiring Ryan Johansen from the Nashville Predators on Saturday. Colorado sent pending unrestricted free agent Alex Galchenyuk to Nashville in a trade that essentially amounts to a contract dump but could help the 2022 Stanley Cup champions get back on top of the NHL. Ryan is a talented, veteran center…

  • Project Power: Working to stop diabetes before it starts


    A recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study forecasts a rapid increase in the number of young people being diagnosed with diabetes. That’s one reason a new program from the American Diabetes Association is so important. “Project Power” is working to stop diabetes before it starts by teaching children in underserved and underfunded communities about living…

  • The future of healthy aging


    By 2030, more than one in five people in the U.S. will be over age 65, and 60% of them will be managing multiple chronic conditions. Good health care has helped America grow older — but the coming years will present an increase in medical needs that call for new programs and technologies. What will this…

  • How women’s heart health differs from men’s


    Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in the U.S. When it comes to heart attacks, women are more likely to die than men. Meanwhile, only 36% of women ask their doctor for a heart health screening – and only one-third of those women get screened. Disparities also exist for women of different…