Carla Esparza on UFC 249: ‘Honestly I don’t think it’s going to feel 100 percent real until that cage door closes’

Carla Esparza just wanted to fight. Originally scheduled to compete on April 11, the former strawweight champion had her bout against Michelle Waterson postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The disappointment didn’t stop Esparza from continuing to train in hopes that she would get booked as soon as the UFC was up and running […]

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Testicular germ cell tumor incidence increased for all races and ethnicities

From 2001 to 2016, the incidence of testicular germ cell tumors increased across all racial/ethnic groups but remained highest among non-Hispanic whites (NHWs), according to a study published online May 8 in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. Armen A. Ghazarian, Ph.D., M.P.H., and Katherine A. McGlynn, Ph.D., M.P.H., from the U.S. Department of Health and […]

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2-year-old in foster care for 700 days gets virtual adoption hearing and parade to celebrate

Last month, a 2-year-old girl who had been in foster care for 700 days was finally adopted by her family in Jacksonville, Florida. Even though social distancing guidelines are preventing people from getting together, Isla’s adoption by the Moody family received a special celebration from their community. Isla’s mom, Cayela Moody, said she and her […]

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