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Active older adults getting more facial fractures

(Reuters Health) – A growing number of older U.S. adults are suffering facial fractures during recreational activities like biking, gardening and playing sports, a recent study suggests. Researchers examined data from 2011-2015 on 20,519 emergency room visits for facial fractures associated with recreational activities among adults 55 and older. During that time, the annual incidence …

Mushrooms on menu as race hits mountains

AP Published 2:25 p.m. ET July 4, 2017 | Updated 3:59 p.m. ET July 4, 2017 The publicity caravan passes prior to the start of the fourth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 207.5 kilometers (129 miles) with start in Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg, and finish in Vittel, France, Tuesday, July 4, 2017. (AP …

Lyft gets boost from Uber’s travails

Lyft is gaining market share in the ride-hailing business, particularly in West Coast markets from San Francisco to Seattle, after its larger rival Uber ran into controversy and turmoil. SAN FRANCISCO — Uber’s upheaval has helped propel its underdog rival, Lyft. The smaller ride-hailing company has surged by several measures, including market share, number of …