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Fashion: Compression Socks and Hose Are No Longer for Grandma

Until recently, compression tights were sold mostly at pharmacies as well as retailers catering to older men and women. The tights and socks are snug-fitting hosiery made from tightly woven materials like cotton and nylon.

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Time for Take-off - Annalise Irby

We have finally finished and submitted our 24 page (!) design proposal. I feel very professional but also slightly terrified, because all of our planning, research, and careful weighing of facts is over. 520 more words

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Monday, October 13, 2014 is the first ever World Thrombosis Day…a day to put what is known about clotting into action.

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