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The Decision- Chris Bosh

Many media outlets have reported on Chris Bosh’s situation, but what does it all mean? Bosh was diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism when he sat out for the first time, and then later, he was diagnosed with a deep vein thrombosis in his calf the second time. 426 more words

"If you had waited..."

I shared in a recent blog post that patience isn’t my strongest character trait..Sometimes lacking patience is a good thing such as when a life is on the line. 835 more words

Hospital. 

What a disaster of a week.

So I’ve had a stupid niggling cold for over a month. Wednesday it decided to ramp up and my temp hit 38.2°, so in to Emergency I went (after checking with my breast care nurse, do I really have to go? 144 more words

Breast Cancer

My DVT & PE Experience

DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) and PE (Pulmonary Embolism) affect thousands of people in the United Kingdom every year. While researching DVT’s and PE’s earlier this year, I found many websites that gave the same information, important information, over & over again. 77 more words

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Self-Driving Car Takes Man To Hospital After He Suffers Pulmonary Embolism


Joshua Neally had only been driving his Tesla Model X for a week when he found himself suffering a medical emergency.

Joshua Neally says he suffered a pulmonary embolism late last month while behind the wheel of the Tesla Model X, which features auto-driving technology, that he had purchased a week earlier. 233 more words

Medicine

Man Credits Tesla's Autopilot For Saving His Life

Since Tesla introduced the autopilot system onto their vehicles, you could say they haven’t gotten the best reviews. The autopilot function does has already been accused of causing an accident that ended in death. 92 more words

Features

Watching too much TV may kill you

Watching a lot of television every day may increase your risk of dying from a blood clot in the lung, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal CIRCULATION.

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Culture