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Browns guard Jason Pinkston was putting together a strong 2012 season when he developed a blood clot in his lung six games into the season. Pinkston was hospitalized and placed on injured reserve, ending his season and casting some doubt on whether he’d be able to pick up where he left off. Pinkston got medical…
People with strokes caused by blood clots fared better in hospitals participating in the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke program according to a study presented at the American Heart Association's Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2013. read more
A gene associated with both protection against bacterial infection and excessive blood clotting could offer new insights into treatment strategies for deep-vein thrombosis -- the formation of a harmful clot in a deep vein. The gene produces...Show More Summary
Data Presented at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Annual Meeting Show Education Significantly Increases Use of New Tool and Preventive Treatment
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The formation of blood clots in the body can be lethal, but a number of lifestyle factors can significantly reduce the risk. Researchers have found that factors such as diet, exercise, smoking, and blood pressure have a significant impact on the condition. Blood clots in the legs or lungs (deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism)... [Continue Reading]
Blood clots in the legs or lungs (deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism) kill an American about every 5 minutes. Adopting seven simple lifestyle steps could help reduce your risk of these potentially deadly blood clots, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 2013 Scientific Sessions. read more
(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson reported better-than-expected first-quarter earnings, as growth of newer medicines for cancer, hepatitis C and blood clots offset declining sales of its treatments for heartburn and attention deficit disorder.
A panel of experts says tamoxifen and raloxifene can lower the risk despite the possibility of serious side effects like blood clots and strokes.
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I know 90s email chain letters and sex ed taught us otherwise, but chlamydia doesn't always look like a molded piece of broccoli vomiting up blood clots.
Brought to you by MedPage Today. 1. Glucocorticoids Boost Risk of Blood Clots. Glucocorticoid use significantly increased the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) among current, new, and continuing users of the anti-inflammatory agents. Show More Summary
A study led by researchers at the University of North Carolina indicates that a newly approved blood thinner that blocks a key component of the human blood clotting system may increase the risk and severity of certain viral infections,...Show More Summary
(Washington)- Newly identified pregnancy-related events, such as stillbirth or pre-term birth, may dramatically increase a woman's risk of developing a potentially deadly blood clot immediately after pregnancy, according to the results of a large, population-based study published online today in Blood, the Journal of the American Society of Hematology (ASH). read more
Women who have suffered a still birth or have medical conditions including varicose veins, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) or heart disease are at greater risk of developing dangerous blood clots after giving birth, a study has revealed. The...Show More Summary
People with the heart disorders including atrial fibrillation and high blood pressure are often prescribed a blood thinning drug, to reduce the risk of deadly blood clots. For decades one of the most widely prescribed blood thinnersShow More Summary
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – A study led by researchers at the University of North Carolina indicates that a newly approved blood thinner that blocks a key component of the human blood clotting system may increase the risk and severity of certain...Show More Summary
A new study indicates that a newly approved blood thinner that blocks a key component of the human blood clotting system may increase the risk and severity of certain viral infections, including flu and myocarditis, a viral infection of the heart and a significant cause of sudden death in children and young adults.
Researchers have uncovered a surprise link between a protein that triggers the formation of blood clots and other proteins that are essential for the body's immune response. The research could lead to new treatments for patients who suffer from abnormal blood clots and inflammation.