Pele Says ‘Nothing Serious’ with Him

TALES AZZONI, AP Sports Writer SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian great Pele says he is not seriously ill, easing fears Thursday that his health deteriorated even though a hospital said he was in intensive care and undergoing renal support treatment. The 74-year-old Pele used his Read More


Kidney Stones Can be a Real Pain

by Charles E. Crutchfield III, M.D. Special to the NNPA from the Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder What are kidney stones? Kidney stones are small stone-like objects formed from the crystallization of dietary minerals found in the urine. Most kidney stones have calcium as a major component. One Read More