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One of the battles with my body at the moment is the battle to thin my blood!

In summary my blood is too thick! This increases the risk of clotting / DVT. 334 more words


No, I Didn't Keep My Rib For A Keepsake

If you’re reading this right now then I commend you for your dedication to my melodramatic tale of veins, ribs and blue arms. Ten points for Gryffindor! 2,047 more words


More Info on Avascular Necrosis/Osteonecrosis 

Some info on Avascular Necrosis/Osteonecrosis
Other risk factors for osteonecrosis include radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and organ transplantation (particularly kidney transplantation).
Osteonecrosis is also associated with a number of medical conditions, including… 1,083 more words

Signal: WATCHMAN Implant

Designed by Boston Scientific, the Watchman is designed to prevent people from having strokes. The small umbrella like implant is placed in the LAA, a small pouch in your heart that is there for unknown reasons, but it risks the chance of getting blood clots. 27 more words


DVT and Kidney Damage

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


Drinking Peroxide As Natural Cure Leads To Dangerous Blood Clots

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