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Higher Heels, Greater Risks?

No formal scientific studies have linked the wearing of high-heeled shoes with deep-vein thrombosis, but that doesn’t mean they’re good for you. Published: September 20, 2016 at 02:00PM… 6 more words

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Higher Heels, Greater Risks?

No formal scientific studies have linked the wearing of high-heeled shoes with deep-vein thrombosis, but that doesn’t mean they’re good for you. Published: September 20, 2016 at 02:00PM… 6 more words

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12 Weeks On!

Unbelievably, it is today 3 months to the day that I underwent PEA surgery at The Alfred. How time flies and it is good to report that all is going well and recovery is going to plan. 327 more words

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Dr. Drew "Gravely Concerned" About Hillary Clinton's Health

I have to take one exception to Dr. Drew’s opinion about taking Coumadin.

Yes it is an old drug but still used by many people all over this country. 426 more words

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My DVT & PE Experience

DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) and PE (Pulmonary Embolism) affect thousands of people in the United Kingdom every year. While researching DVT’s and PE’s earlier this year, I found many websites that gave the same information, important information, over & over again. 77 more words

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Back on the Road Again!

So another beautiful Adelaide day – feels like Spring already (though the forecast doesn’t look that good!) Was good to get out on the road bike for a bit of a pedal, taking it easy but sure feels better than the last time I was out. 110 more words

Alfred Hospital Melbourne

↗︎ DEEP VEIN thrombosis [DVT]

IT is often asymptomatic. It can remain undetected until patient develops symptomatic pulmonary embolus . A clot that blocks the blood supply to the lungs is called a pulmonary embolism, predominantly in the legs. 658 more words

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