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Braves: Olivera trade includes risks for both sides

...establishes himself as a major leaguer, this chance remains. He also has an injury history. He was diagnosed with a blood clot in his left arm in 2012, though it's been considered a non-issue since he was taken off blood thinners shortly afterward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-07-30/braves-olive
Serena Williams wants to complete true Grand Slam

...feet on broken glass while leaving a restaurant in Germany. She needed two operations on her right foot. Then she got blood clots in her lungs, and needed to inject herself with a blood thinner. Those shots led to a pool of blood gathering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-12/serena-williams-want
Kyle Busch is eligible for the Sprint Cup title

...it's been a little weird for sure," he said.Ragan will finish season after Brain Vickers was sidelined again for blood clots. He made his final start with Joe Gibbs Racing at Talladega, Ala., on May 3."I think just this weekend [at Talladega...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-13/kyle-busch-eligible-sprint
Blackhawks win Stanley Cup title over Lightning

...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. After captain Jonathan Toews got the trophy from NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, he handed it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-06-15/blackhawks-win-stanley-cup
Autos roundup: Joey Logano wins Xfinity race at Talladega

...Waltrip Racing next week at Kansas. That ride came open when Brian Vickers was sidelined with continued problems with blood clots in his lungs. ARCA: Driver Brad Smith underwent surgery on both of his ankles following a crash at Talladega Superspeedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-02/autos-roundup-joey-logano-
The safety risk of shrinking airline seats questioned by DOT

...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-14/safety-risk-shrinking-airl
A look at 'unexpected' deaths in community care homes

...began screaming and fell to the floor dead. She had fainted twice July 21 and again July 25. Her cause of death was a blood clot. Her caregiver told the investigator that "fainting" was a behavioral issue 10 years earlier. ? According to an investigative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-21/look-unexpected-deaths-commu
Marc Gasol, Grizzles get best of Pau Gasol and the Bulls

...former Georgia Tech standout Chris Bosh to the bench for the first time since he was ruled out for the season because of blood clots on his lung.But it wasn't enough to keep Miami's playoff hopes from taking another blow. WIZARDS 95, HORNETS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-03-09/marc-gasol-grizzles-get-best-
Brain stents show big promise for certain stroke patients

...to open clogged heart arteries can be used to clear a blood clot in the brain, greatly lowering the risk a patient will...000 strokes in the U.S. each year are caused by a blood clot lodged in the brain. The usual treatment is clot-dissolving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-11/brain-stents-show-big-promise-certa
Brian Vickers getting back in action after heart surgery

...since 2010.Vickers missed the final five races of the 2013 season because he was placed on blood thinners to treat a blood clot in his right calf. He also missed 25 races during the 2010 season when clots were discovered in his legs and lungs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-06/brian-vickers-getting-back