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Transient Ischemic Attacks – Not-So-Mini Stroke

TIA’s, or transient ischemic attacks, are frequently referred to as “mini stroke.” However, the truth is that they are just strokes – just ones that resolve themselves…

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DVTs and VTEs

DVTs and VTEs

Medical August 6, 2012

Deep vein thrombosis known as a DVT is a blood clot that forms in a deep vein as opposed to a superficial vein. A blood clot is called a thrombus in medicine. Anyone can develop a DVT at anytime though the risk increase with age and DVT’s in children are rare. DVT’s become dangerous when a piece of the clot breaks off into the bloodstream…

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