Time to get personal. It is no secret that ten years ago, I experienced deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE). As a writer, advocate and health program leader, I’ve had the opportunity to share my personal experience many times over the past decade in presentations, articles, interviews, and even via two PBS programs. 5,843 more words
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I got good news today! A manuscript on the role of the intrinsic coagulation factors in the causal mechanisms leading to myocardial infarction and ischaemic stroke has been accepted for publication by the JTH. 109 more words
The Circulatory system. The pot holes, uneven surfaces, cracked tarmac of your 60,000 miles of blood vessels with pictures!
Unfortunately, much of what goes on with your blood vessels is internal and we tend to miss the early signs of problems, unless they pop to the surface as in the case of varicose veins or bruising. 1,841 more words