Deep Vein Thrombosis or DVT.
We have all heard about it and it is potentially deadly.
A risk of long-haul flights and something of which to be very aware. 448 more words
Ingesting high-concentration hydrogen peroxide as a “natural cure” or cleansing agent may land you in the emergency room, health experts caution.
Of particular concern are alternative drinking “therapies” that proactively promote the health benefits of potent peroxide. 683 more words
Today marks exactly 6 months and 2 days from diagnosis of my blood clot and it was my final INR check at the anti-coagulation clinic. I came off the warfarin a week ago and had to check in today to make sure that my blood had gone back down to an INR of 1.0, the normal “no warfarin in there” blood that everyone has. 366 more words
Today is International Women’s Day. One way to honor women is to share life-saving knowledge. So let’s talk about venous blood clots because far too many women do not realize they are uniquely at risk for developing this common, potentially life-threatening condition. 756 more words
I’m hooked up to all of the machines again now complete with metal wire up my vein. I’ve been on the treatment now for about 32 hours. 543 more words