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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - The Spokane Valley Jr. Soccer Association says it is looking for players ages 5-15 for the Fall 2006 and Spring 2007 soccer season. Parents interested in signing up their children can call the SVJSA office at 922-7910 for more information. Registration is also available online at: www.spvjsa.com.
Researchers have found women who participated in a specialized yoga class were able to function better than women who did not take the class. They found the women taking yoga had increased physical ability, less fatigue and were able to function better in social situations. Now researchers are planning a similar study that will include stretching exercises.
To see a 3D animated Human Atlas about breast cancer, go to: http://www.khq.com/global/category.asp?c=51650
For more information about breast cancer, go to: http://www.khq.com/global/story.asp?s=1230116
The Food and Drug Administration could give its final approval to a cervical cancer vaccine as early as Tuesday. A new study shows the vaccine could also be helpful in preventing vaginal and vulvar cancers that have been linked to human Papillomavirus, the most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States.
For more information about cervical cancer, go to: http://www.khq.com/global/story.asp?s=1230294
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