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Compared with the control group, the varicose vein group had increased incidence rates for DVT (absolute risk difference [ARD], 5.32), PE (ARD, 0.20), and PAD (ARD, 4.51). They're also known to develop in people who are on their feet a lot, or people who sit down too much. "The most common question from a varicose vein patient in the vein clinic is: 'Will varicose vein bring any health risk for me?' " said Dr.
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    Diabetes diagnoses have doubled in the last 20 years

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    While prior research has shown that both types of diabetes have increased, the rise of Type 2 cases has been greater, said Ms Nikki Joule, a policy manager for Diabetes UK . "Both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes are serious conditions that can lead to devastating complications such as amputation, blindness, kidney disease, stroke and heart disease if people don't receive a timely diagnosis and begin receiving the right care".
  • Apple will open its own medical clinics for employees

    Apple will open its own medical clinics for employees

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    Another important piece of information that we can gather from the official AC Wellness website is that it will be launched this spring. Apple sets up a new subsidiary called "AC Wellness", aiming to open private medical clinics dedicated to Apple employees.
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    Sohrabuddin case: Rahul questions removal of judge who took on CBI

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    The change of assignment seems to be part of a routine roster overhaul, where several other benches have also been changed . The review application in the case was being heard by Justice Revati Mohite-Dere, until the matter was re-assigned to Justice NW Sambre , who will hear it with effect from February 26.
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    After Nirav Modi, another diamantere booked for Rs 389.85 cr fraud

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    CBI also conducted searches at offices of the company and residences of its officials at eight places, including one location each in Hapur and Noida, and six locations in Delhi. The practice of raising loans through LoCs continued until OBC noticed that the other banks had poorly rated the firms. and then stopped the credit facility.
  • Nebraska cruises past Penn State for 76-64 win

    Nebraska cruises past Penn State for 76-64 win

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    Nebraska is tough at home, the Huskers are 15-1 on their home floor and the lone loss was a 1-point defeat to Kansas back in December. Here is a preview and prediction of Nebraska vs. Nebraska ended up taking a 34-17 advantage into halftime in large part to a 26-8 edge in points in the paint, a 13-1 lead in second-chance points, and scoring 10 points off of 11 Nittany Lion turnovers.
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    Taking Tally Of Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD), Stericycle, Inc. (SRCL)

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    The hedge fund run by John A. Levin held 1.49M shares of the hospital and nursing management company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $15.85 million, up from 991,384 at the end of the previous reported quarter. McKeon Timothy also sold $251,835 worth of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) on Monday, January 22. The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, October 13.
  • Arming teachers to stop school shootings is a unsafe myth

    Arming teachers to stop school shootings is a unsafe myth

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    Trump said on Twitter , "I will be strongly pushing Comprehensive Background Checks with an emphasis on Mental Health". "The people I've chosen to carry", he says, "I've instructed them that are to never have the gun off their body for any reason nor have it shown for any reason unless it's needed in a threatening situation".
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    Atlanta Area CDC Worker Went Home Sick, Disappeared

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    After extended family found Cunningham's house apparently empty but with two windows open, his parents drove from Maryland to Atlanta . So when he stopped responding to texts and calls, his parents drove from Maryland to Atlanta to find their son's phone, wallet, keys and auto and his dog, Beau, alone at home.
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    Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Chelsea FC

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    Chelsea trio David Luiz , Ross Barkley and Tiemoue Bakayoko have been ruled out of Sunday's Premier League match against Manchester United at Old Trafford. Speaking to the media about Chelsea , Mourinho played down any sentimental feelings he has for the club he led to three Premier League titles over two spells in charge.
  • Florida leaders propose new gun laws in wake of shooting

    Florida leaders propose new gun laws in wake of shooting

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    Arming 20 percent of them, as Trump suggested Thursday, would mean more than seven hundred thousand people with guns in schools. "People have a liberty interest in owning such things". "Since 1980, there have been at least 60 mass shootings in the United States, and the mass shooting we're defining is three or more fatalities, where the shooter used a high capacity magazine".
  • 3 bombs blast in capital of Myanmar's Rakhine

    3 bombs blast in capital of Myanmar's Rakhine

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    One of the explosions was in front of a high-ranking government official's residence, state police officer Aung Myat Moe said. In recent months unrest in Rakhine has been concentrated in the state's northern wedge, where a sweeping military crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim community last August pushed almost 700,000 refugees across the border to Bangladesh.
  • 'Black Panther' to Snag More Than $100 Million in Second Weekend

    'Black Panther' to Snag More Than $100 Million in Second Weekend

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    While known mainly by comic faithful, Black Panther was introduced in Captain America: Civil War and most audience members became instant fans of him. Black Panther debuted to a record-breaking $242.2 million over the President's Day weekend, which included over $25.2 million accounting for it first night alone .
  • Canadian men's hockey team takes bronze after defeating Czech Republic

    Canadian men's hockey team takes bronze after defeating Czech Republic

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    Despite winning twice in Group B, Slovenia was never going to match up well with Russian Federation, and it showed in the 8-2 pool-play contest between the two teams. Gilbert Brule had a power-play goal for Canada before being ejected for a high hit on David Wolf. The Czechs , who earned the No. 2 seed in the elimination round, have one medal to their name since the 1998 triumph led by Domink Hasek and Jaromir Jagr.
  • Namastey England Poster: Welcome Aboard With Parineeti Chopra And Arjun Kapoor

    Namastey England Poster: Welcome Aboard With Parineeti Chopra And Arjun Kapoor

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    Parineeti Chopra took to her Twitter handle to share the first poster of her film and captioned, "IT. IS". Namastey England is presented by Pen Movies and Reliance Entertainment, in association with Blockbuster Movie Entertainers. "We are filming at more than 75 locations spread across these three cities". That's how the love story progresses. The director earlier shared that this is the flawless time to be in Punjab as the weather is neither too hot nor too cold and the crops will make ...
  • Allu Arjun and son recreates Priya Prakash Varrier's viral wink, watch video

    Allu Arjun and son recreates Priya Prakash Varrier's viral wink, watch video

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    After the Oru Adaar Love song, Manikya Malaraya Poovi, went viral , the team of the Malayalam movie are preparing to launch another romantic number from the movie . While cheering for the Blasters against Chennaiyin FC, the 18-year old met Sachin. On her Twitter page, Priya shared a photo of the master blaster in attendance at the Indian Super League match between Kerala and Chennai.
  • Deadly Flooding Forces Evacuations Across US South, Midwest

    Deadly Flooding Forces Evacuations Across US South, Midwest

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    Joseph River. Two days of rain in southern Wisconsin swelled waterways, leading to a handful of high-water rescues. Still, Lansing Emergency Management Chief Mike Tobin cautioned people to stay off flooded roads and not expect to immediately return to evacuated homes even though floodwaters there were expected to begin receding.
  • NRA boss offers same solutions to school shootings as Donald Trump

    NRA boss offers same solutions to school shootings as Donald Trump

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    On Wednesday, Trump heard emotional pleas from students and parents impacted by mass school shootings nationwide. In the wake of last week's school shooting, some victims and gun rights activists have called for a ban on semiautomatic rifles, such as the AR-15, which was used in the Florida shooting.
  • Former Dolphins player arrested for making disturbing school threat on Instagram

    Former Dolphins player arrested for making disturbing school threat on Instagram

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    Police said there is no longer a threat . Martin, 28, famously accused former Dolphins and current Buffalo Bills guard Richie Incognito of bullying him on the topics of sexuality and race, something that prompted the Wells Report . Harvard-Westlake closed its Studio City campus Friday due to a possible security threat posted on social media, authorities confirmed. "You learn to tone down your size & blackness by becoming shy, introverted, friendly, so you won't scare the little rich ...
  • United Kingdom to align auto regulations with European Union post Brexit

    United Kingdom to align auto regulations with European Union post Brexit

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    He will also push ahead with that even if there is no deal on a post-Brexit transition period, now mired in negotiations about how long it will last, how closely Britain must stick to EU laws, and the rights of European citizens. Hunt also told BBC radio there was no possibility of the government changing its position on leaving the customs union after Brexit. But EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier has warned that these freedoms will come at a cost of "unavoidable" barriers to trade.