Learn all about the signs and symptoms of a blood clot. The article focuses in particular on the symptoms of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Every five minutes someone in the U.S. dies from a blood clot, through its role in strokes, heart attacks or other severe conditions. For decades, doctors have used the anticoagulant drug warfarin (Coumadin) to prevent clots. More recently,...Show More Summary
New research links TV watching and killer blood clots. That's especially bad news for those of you who like to watch entire seasons of your favorite shows at a time.
Miami Heat president Pat Riley held a press conference in which he touched on the precarious future of star forward Chris Bosh's career Saturday. A recurring blood clot, which prevented Bosh from appearing in the second half of the season and the playoffs, has cast doubt as to whether he can play basketball anymore. Show More Summary
A 32-year-old father of two is dead after a "sucker punch" to the head ruptured a blood clot on his brain that no one knew was there, WHO reports. His fiancée Lindsey Engquist calls it a "freak accident." According to the New York Daily News, Engquist and Scott Thompson were...
Hampshire and England batsman Michael Carberry is to undergo tests this week amid concerns over the condition that six years ago caused potentially life-threatening blood clots to form in one of his lungs
Pokémon Go is the best mostly-broken game I’ve ever played. It crashes in the middle of battles. There are constant server issues. It’s a menace to my health and well-being that has burrowed itself into my heart like a blood clot. But...Show More Summary
Tamra Judge has been very vocal about her granddaughter Ava’s health since she was born. Around the time of the birth, Sarah Rodriguez suffered some health complications, as she was dealing with blood clots and was hospitalized. But she was excited about welcoming her daughter into the world, and Tamra was excited about becoming a... Show More Summary
Inappropriate blood clotting can be a killer. Each year in the US, 300,000 to 900,000 people suffer a venous thromboembolism (VTE), which includes deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE). African Americans have a
Blood clots can kill, and targeting and dissolving them quickly and safely can save lives. Drugs based on magnetic nanoparticles may offer solutions.
Critical conditions associated with the blockage of blood vessels are one of the primary health concerns worldwide. The main objective of emergency assistance in such conditions is to effectively implement thrombolysis, i. e. to quickly dissolve the clot. Show More Summary
The main objective of emergency assistance in critical conditions associated with the blockage of blood vessels is to quickly dissolve the clot. To this end, scientists have developed a magnetically controlled drug that can be condensed...Show More Summary
Tamar Braxton has had a year. Her stint on Dancing With the Stars was cut short in the wake of a blood clot diagnosis, only to be followed by her abrupt departure from her talk-show hosting gig at The Real. But before the latter unfurled, the Braxton Family Values star ... More »
What begins for hundreds of thousands of Americans as a dull pain in a leg can turn into a life-threatening episode that all too often baffles even their doctors. A blood clot that starts in an extremity may be small, but if it breaks off and travels to your lungs or heart, it can kill […]
Canadian punks string together some sick combos but still end up in the hospital. Getting old sucks.
Miami Heat officials are reportedly not sure that Chris Bosh, who has endured multiple blood clotting issues over the past two seasons, can ever play again. For his part, the veteran forward repeatedly indicated that he wanted to return this past season, after having been sidelined for a second straight February. One observer who wishes […]
SEATTLE (AP) — Reba Golden hurt her back after falling two floors while building an addition to her house in Honduras. But when she returned to Seattle for a routine spinal surgery, she suffered blood clots, severe bleeding and died in 2007 on the operating table. Joan Bryant’s back had bothered her since a 1990 […]
Patients who are critically ill, be they dog, cat or human, have a tendency toward blood clotting disorders. When the formation of a clot takes too long, it puts them at risk of uncontrolled bleeding. But the other extreme is also dangerous; if blood clots too readily, it can lead to organ failure or even death if a clot goes to the lungs, brain or heart. read more