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Are varicose veins associated with increased risk of blood clot?

Are varicose veins associated with increased risk of blood clot?

This type of blood clot commonly forms in veins, with the new research becoming one of the first in the world to link varicose veins with a health issue. While they can occur anywhere in the body, they're usually more prone to the legs and feet. In any case, they trust irritation in the veins are presumably included, whichever the reason.


Pregnant Kate Middleton meets midwife who helped deliver baby Charlotte

Pregnant Kate Middleton meets midwife who helped deliver baby Charlotte

The announcement of the Duchess of Cambridge's new patronage was welcomed by Professor Lesley Regan, the President of the RCOG, said the involvement of the Duchess of Cambridge will "help raise our profile as a medical charity that champions the provision of high quality women's healthcare at home and beyond".


Adam Sandler and Rob Schneider coming to Richmond in April

Adam Sandler and Rob Schneider coming to Richmond in April

When both families come together for the big event, hijinks ensue (naturally). Last spring, Sandler signed on to make four additional movies for Netflix . This is the fourth and final film in Netflix's deal with Sandler. Sandler's character's daughter is marrying Rock's character's son. Here, Smigel works off a script that he co-wrote with Sandler.


CDC official who handled Zika and Ebola outbreaks mysteriously missing

CDC official who handled Zika and Ebola outbreaks mysteriously missing

Cunningham was last seen by co-workers at the CDC's Chamblee, GA office on February 12. O'Connor said that the case was extremely unusual because they've been able to locate all of Cunningham's belongings, including his wallet, cell phone, vehicle keys and other important cards and documents.


Kohli, Dhoni rested for tri-series T20

Kohli, Dhoni rested for tri-series T20

India rested skipper Virat Kohli and wicket-keeper MS Dhoni for the three-nation Twenty20 worldwide tri-series in Sri Lanka while Rohit Sharma will lead the team out in Sri Lanka . His blistering 38-ball 116 against Himachal Pradesh brought him back into the top shelf after having endured a tough Ranji season with only one fifty to his credit.