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Tis the Season to Give.......Blood

As I’m sitting down to begin writing this week’s story, Christmas has just ended for 2016.¬† This time of the year is associated with a spirit of giving.¬† 930 more words

Funny Memories

Deep vein thrombosis

What it means: Deep vein thrombosis is where a blood clot forms in the veins of the leg. The greatest risk of deep vein thrombosis is that it will dislodge and end up in the lungs, known as a pulmonary embolism. 217 more words

Johnson Francis reblogged this on Cardiophile Blog and commented:

This blogpost gives a picture of venous compression stockings used to prevent deep vein thrombosis as well as during treatment. It will be complimentary to my post on clots in veins at: https://cardiophile.blog/2017/01/07/clots-in-veins-deep-vein-thrombosis/

Clots in veins (deep vein thrombosis)

Blood clots can form in the blood vessels draining deoxygenated blood from various parts of the body (veins). This most commonly occurs in the deep veins of the legs, that too when one is bedridden after an operation or an acute illness. 319 more words

Deep Vein Thrombosis

A little about me and my health issues

Hello everyone,

Sorry I didn’t post yesterday. A lot was going on and I just didn’t have the energy to post in practically any of my blogs. 503 more words


Wrecking Ball

It’s been a few weeks since I bothered to spend a few minutes to write a post so I guess I should start with a belated Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! 331 more words


Update Time

Hi there, been a while since my last update. Recovery and training are progressing well – 17 weeks since the surgery and unbelievably will be Christmas soon! 127 more words

Alfred Hospital Melbourne

Thanks for the Facebook memories 

Two days ago I found the start of the troubles. Facebook memories showed me the picture and the day. Nov 7 2013. I’m propped up on the couch with a bag of Brussel sprouts on my knee. 461 more words