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2012-12-17 05:00:20

Several studies have linked the newer types of birth control, which contain a man-made hormone known as drospirenone, with a higher risk of potentially fatal blood clots among women. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) December 16, 2012 Yaz, Yasmin and Ocella injury lawyers today said a study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal on Dec. 3 raises some alarming concerns about the birth control blood clot risk. According to a Dec. 3, 2012, report in the Reuters about the study, women who...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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