The uptick in serious bike injuries occurred for both men and women cyclists, although more men get in accidents each year. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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As More Adults Pedal, Their Biking Injuries And Deaths Spike, Too

Hospital admissions caused by bike injuries have more than doubled across the country in the past 15 years. One doctor thinks the "Lance Armstrong effect" could be a reason for the jump.

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Sweetness And Light

Why Is There An Extra Point In Football, And Do We Need It?

This year, the extra-point line of scrimmage has been moved back to the 15-yard line. Will that make any demonstrable difference in lowering the conversion rate?

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Hereford, Texas, may have lovely vistas, but it's notably short of mental health care options. Kirk Kittell/Flickr hide caption

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Texas Strives To Lure Mental Health Providers To Rural Counties

In a state where 185 of 254 counties have no psychiatrist, how do you get students to want to become one — and then go to work in underserved areas? A loan repayment program may not be enough.

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The Salt

Huge Fish Farm Planned Near San Diego Aims To Fix Seafood Imbalance

The aquaculture project would be the same size as New York's Central Park and produce 11 million pounds of yellowtail and sea bass each year. But some people see it as an aquatic "factory farm."

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