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Local veteran dies while disputing VA diagnosis organ that produces hormones and regulates metabolism, when it was found to be overrun with calcium deposits and blood clots, he said in a June 5 interview at his home."Unbeknownst to me at the time, (the VA) listed me as being hyperthyroid...
Blackhawks shut out Lightning for another Stanley Cup title

...was acquired in a trade with Philadelphia in February after he missed the start of the season while recovering from blood clots in his leg and lungs."I leave this game as a Stanley Cup champion. I can't ask for anything more than that...
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Panel: Could cramped airline seats be dangerous?

...quite honestly," Kane said.On long flights, there is another risk for fliers: deep vein thrombosis, where a blood clot forms, typically in a leg vein. If that clot gets lose and travels into the lungs, it can cause a blockage.Nimia...
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WWE seeking to block concussion suits

...sue.Reached at his home in Groveland, Florida on Wednesday, Windham said he has been diagnosed with dementia and blood clots in his brain, and feels abandoned by WWE.The 73-year-old, who has not wrestled in 12 years, said he's positive...
4 big hospitals face penalties for infection rates

...chief executive officer of Alaska Regional Hospital, said the hospital between 2012 and 2013 had seven patients with blood clots and three with catheter-associated urinary tract infections. One patient fell, and six experienced bacteria that...
'Angel fund' aim: link investors , new businesses

...patient comes into the ER with leg pain. A doctor notices one leg is a different color than the other and suspects a blood clot. That doctor could use Call Dr. to send a photo of the patient's leg to an on-call vascular surgeon, who would...
Cobb, Rays roll 4-0 over Indians in AL wild card

...wondering if he would be able to help the Rays again. In 2011, he missed the playoffs after undergoing surgery to remove a blood clot.But not only did Cobb go 5-1 after his scary moment, the 25-year-old finished 11-3 in 22 starts and manager...
Swedish doctors claim pioneering uterus transplant

...doctors in Saudi Arabia transplanted a uterus from a live donor, but it had to be removed three months later because of a blood clot.Olausson said there could be a lower risk of organ rejection when the donor is a family member, but he said a more...
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Juneau man awarded Bronze Star

...up Lowry - the exit wound was so large that Evenson put his entire hand inside Lowry's body while stuffing it with blood clot-inducing combat gauze, Lowry recalled - and move him out of harm's way. Lowry was brought to a position where...
Jerry Buss, Lakers' flamboyant owner, dies at 80

...president of the NBA's Board of Governors and was actively involved in the 2011 lockout negotiations, developing blood clots in his legs attributed to his extensive travel during that time.


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