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Coaster Caution (Japan)
A Japanese doctor warns that the new high-speed rollercoasters may be bad for your health. He issued his statement after treating a young woman who suffered from a severe headache after leaving an amusement park. Scans revealed two areas of blood clots on her brain. Doctors say that the jolting motions and speed of the rollercoasters she rode may have caused the damage.
Date Published: 07/31/2002
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