14-04-2002 MPs Call for DVT Research MPs last week stepped up demands for research into the causes of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) among air travellers. Members of all three main parties came together to launch a parliamentary committee dedicated to highlighting the issue. John Smith, t?11-04-2002 Sven's Boys in Stockings England?s stars will be heading off to the World Cup wearing stockings. Sven Goran Eriksson?s men can even choose their own colour. But it is not the latest David Beckham-inspired fashion ? it is a potential life saver on their 8,000-mile journey to?09-04-2002 Travel Day for Health Professionals Professional Development International (PDI)
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Professional Development International (PDI) is an independent consultancy that provides multi-professional training an?06-04-2002 REM Guitarist Cleared of Air Rage REM guitarist Peter Buck yesterday thanked a jury which cleared him of going on a drunken rampage aboard a British Airways plane, in which he sprayed flight attendants with the contents of a pot of yoghurt.
The band?s singer Michael Stipe and Buck?04-04-2002 New studies of links between flying and DVT TWO new studies into the cause of deep-vein thrombosis (DVT) are to investigate any potential links with regular long-haul travel.
Australian researchers are to examine the medical files of 10,000 travellers, looking for links between time of trav?01-04-2002 Varda Newsletter April 2002 The VARDA NEWSLETTER shares information useful to those affected by flight related DVT and raising public awareness and action to promote healthy flying. Short contributions are welcome (150-200 words), as are pictures and cartoons.