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Deep Vein Thrombosis – Risks, Prevention, Management, and Treatment

A diagnosis of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) refers to a blood clot that has formed inside a vein, most commonly deep within a leg. Although it’s not talked about as often as say, heart attacks, nearly half a million Americans are diagnosed with DVT every year, and it’s responsible for up to 100,000 deaths a year. The biggest risk is…

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Blood Clots-Complications And Treatment

Blood Clots affect close to a million people each year in the United States. Your blood is supposed to flow continuously and smoothly through your body for an entire lifetime. One of its functions, however, is clotting off when you sustain a serious injury or a cut, to keep you from bleeding out. However, if blood clots form when and…

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