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Tiger Woods to play in Valspar Championship in Palm Harbor

It will be his first time participating in the event. "The more I play tournament golf, the better I'll get at it". Despite those words , it was never a certainty that Woods would add the tournament. Four back surgeries have kept him out of that event since winning that tournament. Woods finished in a tie for 23rd in the Farmers Insurance Open and missed the cut in the Genesis Open in his two other events this year.

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Gov't sends KNH CEO Lily Koros on compulsory leave

Doctors in Kenya realized two hours into brain surgery they were operating on the wrong patient. The clot had been spotted on a CT scan, but after the patients' identification tags got mixed up, the wrong man was wheeled into surgery, the newspaper said.

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Security Council faces rival drafts on Iran missiles to Yemen

Russian Federation vetoed a United Nations resolution citing Iran as a violator of an arms embargo on Yemen's Houthi militia Monday. "We do not send weapons to Yemen", Qassemi said. A British draft, which made explicit reference to Iran failing to prevent its weapons falling into the hands of Houthi fighters, was vetoed in favour of a Russian draft that made no reference to Iran's role.

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Varicose veins confer elevated risk for venous thromboembolism, PAD

A study of 425,000 people suggests the condition should be considered a major red flag that someone is at risk of deep vein thrombosis ( DVT ) or pulmonary embolism . But when researchers in Taiwan looked at data on more than 400,000 people. Animal models have shown higher concentrations of macrophages, monocytes, neutrophils, lymphocytes, and matrix metalloproteinases in venous valves exposed to high pressure for prolonged periods, like in varicose veins.

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games mascots are unveiled

Experts whittled the list down to three design pairs, which were then opened up for voting by millions of school students across Japan. But Wenlock and Mandeville, the widely mocked mascots of the 2012 London Games, proved far from Olympic gold.

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Electronic Cigarette Vapor Contains Lead, Chromium, And Other Harmful Metals

In the study, scientists recruited 56 daily e-cigarette smokers from vape shops and vaping conventions around Baltimore. First, the researchers studied the liquid in the dispenser for 15 common metals. There are studies which exist as public knowledge, which talk about how vaping is healthier than smoking and the percentage of deaths from vaping is 1% of rate of deaths from smoking cigarettes.