Pistons’ Cade Cunningham reportedly may need shin surgery
Cade Cunningham has missed the Detroit Pistons’ last five games. The Athletic reported Saturday the second-year guard may have to opt for surgery. Cunningham has been sitting out with “shin soreness” since a Nov. 9 loss to the Boston Celtics. The Pistons are 3-14 on the season and have lost five in a row overall. Detroit plays at the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night, wrapping up a three-game road trip.mlive.com
Families of Russian military fleeing Mariupol region in fear, says mayoral advisor
The families of the Russian service members, who had been settled in the Azov Sea coast near the ruined city of Mariupol, have begun to urgently evacuate their illegally obtained dwellings, Mariupol mayoral advisor Petro Andryushchenko reported via Telegram messenger on Aug. 12. He claims this is connected with the recent explosions at the airfield in Crimea.news.yahoo.com
Vaccine shortages have led to theft, smuggling and doses going to the famous instead of the needy. Will it happen again with COVID-19?
“My biggest fear is not so much that too many celebrities will get it first,” he said. “Tragically, that’s going to happen. I just hope there’s not a lot of it. My biggest fear is the black market and the false market. I’m concerned about people fraudulently selling vaccine and people being defrauded by (phony promises).”chicagotribune.com
She spent nearly 200 days in the hospital with COVID-19. But this Michigan woman is finally home
ANN ARBOR, MI – Fear struck Deanna Hair’s friends and family when she was admitted to Ann Arbor’s University Hospital in early April with COVlD-19. The fear became more and more justified as family members were called to Hair’s hospital bedside three times to say goodbye. Her friends were glad to finally be there for her after feeling helpless and limited by COVID-19 safety protocols during her hospitalization. We decided when she comes home, she needs a party.”COVID-19 patients generally spend between two to three months in the hospital, Hair’s pulmonologist Philip Choi said. Hair spent the last month of her stay doing physical and occupational therapy to gain enough strength to leave, Choi said.mlive.com
What are Michiganders most afraid of? Our top phobia is creepy-crawly.
What’s your biggest fear? The most common fear among Michiganders is arachnophobia – the fear of spiders, according the 2020 America’s Top Phobias report by YourLocalSecurity. In 2019, Michiganders' biggest fear was holes, known as trypophobia. Four states fear failure. Another four states fear the dark.mlive.com
The right time to eat your Halloween candy, according to experts
Let's talk teethBelieve it or not, the experts say if youre worried about cavities, you might as well just eat it all. Sure, if youre a religious teeth-brusher and flosser, and youre sure youre going to get it all off, then maybe this isnt a concern for you. You want to have that together with some protein thats going to help rebuild and repair any muscle tearing that happened during the exercise.And there you have it. If youre worried about your teeth, down your candy today. And if youre worried about your nutrition, pop that Almond Joy with your Muscle Milk.