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DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS
Blood Clots, Deep Vein Thrombosis And Pulmonary Embolism
Nabil Ebraheim, MD
Chairman of Orthopaedics at the University of Toledo with a pa...
Virchow's Triad contributes to the development of deep venous thrombosis. 1. Endothelial Injury 2. Venous Stasis 3. Hypercoagulability
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This Is What Hell Must Feel Like
Chronic illness and travel writer, frontend developer, half ro...
A huge part of who I am now was redefined from this single incident.
Absurd Qantas Airline Video Shows You How To Exercise On A Plane In Your Underwear
"Whilst the risk of DVT is extremely low, it is always important to take preventive measures as the threat is always there
Closer Than Your Jugular Vein
Muslim Interfaith Activist
I find it interesting that the Quran mentioned critical veins of the head, rather than those of other organs that are just as important. Indeed, severing other large veins in the thigh, heart, or liver, for instance, would also cause death.
The Dangerous Side of Birth Control
When my doctor agreed to see me immediately without an appointment, I should have known something was wrong.
Every Mother Counts: Blood Clot Awareness Month -- What That Means to Pregnancy
Fit Pregnancy's Ask The Labor Nurse, Senior Writer for Every M...
One pregnant woman in a thousand may develop a potentially life threatening blood clot. The good news is that blood clots are almost always preventable.
Readers Offer Advice In Blood Clot Prevention
Get out of bed and move around as soon as you are able after having surgery or being ill. The sooner you move around the
Deep Vein Thrombosis: Sportscaster Bonnie Berstein On Her Near Fatal Blood Clots
According to the National Health Lung and Blood Institute, DVT and PE affect 300,000 to 600,000 Americans every year. Sportscaster
Why Do Cancer Patients Die From Blood Clots?
Dr. Nalini Chilkov
IntegrativeCancerAnswers.com | Create A Body Where Cancer Cann...
If you are a cancer patient you certainly don't expect to die from a blood clot. You usually expect to die from the cancer itself.
Getting on a Plane? Don't Let the Hospital Be Your Final Destination
John Whyte, M.D., MPH
Physician, Author, Former Chief Medical Expert at Discovery Ch...
To my fellow road warriors, I have a question for you: What's worse for your health than a six-hour flight sitting in coach?
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Heavy D Dies From Pulmonary Embolism: How Can You Prevent It?
Amanda L. Chan
Being immobile for long periods of time is a known risk factor for pulmonary embolism -- like being bedridden for a long
Holiday Travel Safety: How To Avoid Travel Health Hazards
It's official -- the holiday travel season is upon us. Historically, the Wednesday before Thanksgiving has kicked off the
Plane Sense for Hectic Seasonal Air Travel
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.
No one wants to get sick while traveling or immediately thereafter, especially because your desk gets buried in work while you're even briefly away. Many aspects of air travel, however, increase the prospects of picking up an illness.
Chris Staniforth Dies From Blood Clot After 12-Hour Xbox Marathons
Amanda L. Chan
"After my research I saw there was no difference to Chris sitting at a desk on his Xbox and someone on a long-haul flight
Knowing the Importance of DVT Awareness
How do you know if you have a DVT? You may not know because fifty percent of the time there are no warning signs or symptoms whatsoever. It has been dubbed the "silent killer."
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