COVID-19 Vaccine Withdrawn Globally Amid Fatal Blood Clot Concerns

AstraZeneca, the British-Swedish pharmaceutical behemoth, has announced the global withdrawal of its COVID-19 vaccine. This decision comes in the wake of the company’s acknowledgment that the vaccine could potentially cause fatal blood clots. Despite facing a class-action lawsuit from alleged victims and families of deceased victims, AstraZeneca maintains that the withdrawal is due to commercial reasons. The Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, a viral-vector vaccine, was developed in partnership with Oxford University and manufactured by the Serum …

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NFL legend has emergency surgery for blood clots in his legs

NFL icon Deion Sanders is on the mend after undergoing an urgent operation to treat blood clots in his legs. Before the successful surgery, Sanders shared a powerful and motivational prayer. Sanders had blood-flow issues and needed to have the surgery to take out the clots. On Saturday, Sanders posted a video on Instagram of him in recovery and speaking with his kids from his hospital bed. “The doctors removed a large blood clot from …

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Daily aspirin use is under scrutiny

Daily aspirin use: Danger outweighs benefits for most Americans – USA TODAY The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has come out strongly against initiating daily aspirin use for adults age 60 or older who have not had their first heart attack or stroke because of concerns about internal bleeding. Aspirin is one of the most common and effective medications in our arsenal. It is used to treat fever, lessen pain, or tamp down inflammation, …

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