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Lynch ends Seahawks holdout

...Carroll said DT Jesse Williams has a "significant" knee injury suffered in practice on Wednesday and may require surgery. ... Seattle placed TE Anthony McCoy (Achilles) on injured reserve and signed WR Ronald Johnson. ... Rookie DE Cassius...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-01/lynch-ends-seahawks-holdout
Sports
Juneau Vet: VA breaking the rules

...supposed to give you full disability for a year for that, but they play word games with you."In the letter, the word "surgery" is used but "prosthetic" is not - an intentional act Bailey believes was meant to shirk paying nine months of full disability...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-30/juneau-vet-va-breaking-rules
State
Medical facilities can't reach agreement

The Surgery Center of Kenai recently opened its doors...Gear, vice president of the outpatient surgery center, said because Central Peninsula...what we're trying to do here."The surgery center is a Class C minor outpatient facility...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-27/medical-facilities-cant-reach-agreement
State
Lynch's absence opens chances in Seattle

...Turbin is healthier now than at almost any other point last season. He played through a bothersome knee that required minor surgery in the offseason."For one, I'm healthy this year. So that's definitely a plus. I just think understanding the game...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-28/lynchs-absence-opens-chances-seattle
Sports
Frank Maier Marathon record falls

...running in his ninth marathon, has battled a string of injuries including a torn hamstring, a broken hip, and major hip surgery unrelated to his running career, yet he ran a two-hour, 40-minute and 35-second race, finishing first overall and...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-27/frank-maier-marathon-record-falls
Sports
DeGrom tames Mariners in Mets' 3-1 victory

...off. ... Mets LHP Scott Rice, who made the big league roster last season after 14 years in the minors, will have elbow surgery Wednesday in New York to remove bone spurs in his left elbow. "For Scott, he's got to be very disappointed," manager...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-23/degrom-tames-mariners-mets-3-1-victory
Sports
BRH CEO talks disaster preparedness

...more competitive breast care program" and expanded cardiac services. "We're not realistically looking at open-heart surgery, but more diagnostics, rehabs and diagnostic catheterizations," Bill said. "I look at transports out of the ER every...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-25/brh-ceo-talks-disaster-preparedness
Local
My Turn: Learn benefits, take advantage of new health insurance policy

...one place will help you take charge of your health as well as help your physician provide better care. Maintain a list of surgeries, conditions, medications and family history, and keep track of all documents or medical records. A simple file folder...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-11/my-turn
Opinion
Kadri wins 8th stage to Vosges

...of a broken left femur in a crash on Friday. Frank, who was runner-up in last month's Tour of Switzerland, underwent surgery in Geneva on Saturday.The toughest ride in the Vosges will come on Monday when cyclists face seven ascents, including an...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-13/kadri-wins-8th-stage-vosges
Sports
McIlroy builds 6-shot lead at British Open

...Championship.And yet the biggest crowd belonged to Woods, the sport's biggest star who is playing his first major since back surgery four months ago. Woods narrowly made the cut on Friday, opened with two straight birdies and that was about all the excitement...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-20/mcilroy-builds-6-shot-lead-british-ope
Sports

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