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Fatal Accident on U.S. 58 in Suffolk

David Chavis was driving along in his pickup truck on U.S. 58 in Suffolk, Virginia (VA) when a Dodge Neon crossed the median and wound up colliding with his vehicle. The car crash was so severe that Mr. Chavis died at the scene,¬†according to WAVY.com. My deepest sympathies go out to Mr. Chavis’ friends and…

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Medical Studies Continue to Support Increased Risk of Blood Clots with Yaz/Yasmin Use

The BMJ Group released a medical study in August of 2009 claiming a heightened “venous thrombotic” risk due to taking certain oral contraceptives. Venous thrombosis is the medical term used to describe a blood clot. The study, which featured 1,524 patients, revealed a fivefold increase in the risk of blood clots BMJ also released a…

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