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Back in 95 I held my brother Tad’s hand for three weeks
as he coughed up blood from his lungs. Infarcted kidneys
threw hundred’s of clots his way, but all we could do was… 324 more words


Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

Anatomy of Veins

Veins are blood vessels that carry blood from different parts of the body back to the heart.  There are different types of veins in our bodies. 674 more words

Vascular Information

Recliners, clots and deja vu all over again

I’d like to be able to say I haven’t written lately because I was occupied lounging on a tropical island sipping drinks with little umbrellas.  Indeed, I got to know a recliner quite well this past week; unfortunately, it was located in a hospital room in eastern North Carolina. 1,816 more words


UM To Study Maryland Firm's Potential Treatment For Blood Clotting Disorder

GAITHERSBURG, Md. — GlycoMimetics Inc. (Nasdaq: GLYC) announced that the University of Michigan has dosed the first healthy volunteer in a Phase 1 clinical trial of GMI-1271, a cancer drug that is now being tested to treat a blood-clotting disorder that produces life-threatening blood clots in the legs and lungs. 687 more words


Fashion: Compression Socks and Hose Are No Longer for Grandma

Until recently, compression tights were sold mostly at pharmacies as well as retailers catering to older men and women. The tights and socks are snug-fitting hosiery made from tightly woven materials like cotton and nylon.

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Time for Take-off - Annalise Irby

We have finally finished and submitted our 24 page (!) design proposal. I feel very professional but also slightly terrified, because all of our planning, research, and careful weighing of facts is over. 520 more words




Generic Name: enoxaparin (ee nox AP a rin)

Brand Names: Lovenox

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