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Blood clots, blood clots :( by Allen Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 22 Jan 2009 5:14pm It took the ER nurses, technicians, and doctor 7 hours to check me out. The conclusion was that I had several blood clots in my legs. The CAT scan didn't show any clots in my lungs, but the ER doctor felt that I probably had some small ones that were causing me get tired after just a few seconds of activity. I left the ER and went to a regular ... Read on »
BLOOD-CLOTS and CANCER by Whidbeywoman Posted Wed 11 Mar 2009 12:00am RON HAS A BLOOD CLOT! We didn't know it, but cancer patients are at risk for this problem. Last Thursday Ron started to have pain behind his kneecap. It felt like a "charley horse" that wouldn't let up. We thought it was just a pulled muscle or cancer related pain. But, it got steadily worse. So yesterday, our daughter took him to the doctor. ... Read on »
Cancer Outpatients at Greater Risk for Blood Clots by HealthFinder Posted Mon 12 Dec 2011 12:00pm healthnewslink In large study, only one-quarter of patients developed clots in hospital. MONDAY, Dec. 12 (H ... Read on »
ALL prostate cancer patients are at increased risk for blood clots! by Dr. Arnon Krongrad Medical Doctor Posted Wed 14 Apr 2010 12:00am A new epidemiological study from Sweden has suggested that all prostate cancer patients may be at slightly increased risk for thromboembolism (blood clots) compared to men in the general population, but the risk is greatest for men receiving hormone therapies. Van Hemelrijck et al. , in an article published today in Lanc ... Read on »
What Causes Blood Clots? by Kodjoworkout Posted Wed 23 May 2012 7:00am Blood is an essential fluid that runs throughout the body and its main function is to carry nutrients and supply them to various organs and cells in the body. Blood runs through blood vessels consisting of veins and arteries. Arteries are the blood vessels that carry pure blood pumped from the heart, and veins carry the impure blood fro ... Read on »
Blood Clotting Drug Lysteda approved by FDA for Treatment of Heavy Bleeding with Menstrual Periods by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sun 15 Nov 2009 10:01pm The state 3 trials were just completed.  The article said use with contraception pills is also not a good idea.  I believe this is one of the first non hormone treatment in a pill format (beyond what Midol can do)  that had been approved to treat menstrual period with heavy bleeding.    This is the same company that markets Darvon, located in Ken ... Read on »
One positive result of my blood clots by Allen Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sat 13 Jun 2009 10:47pm My blood clots really weakened my body. On the Monday that I discovered the clots, I could only walk 50-100 feet, and going up stairs to my bedroom was really hard and my head was covered with sweat. I was in the hospital for 5 days and did a small amount of walking there -- I got up to about 400 feet. I gained almost 30 pounds of water-weight in m ... Read on »
You Can Get a Blood Clot: Know the facts, Save a Life by wordstorunby Posted Sun 09 Mar 2014 9:30am March is Blood Clot Awareness Month. And before you decide you don’t need to read this post because it could never happen to you since you are (insert that amazing, wonderful thing you are here); I am here to tell you it can happen to you. The National Blood Clot Alliance (a.k.a. Stop the Clot) is getting this urgent message out to the p ... Read on »
A Blood Clot in Hillary Clinton's Brain: How It Can Turn Out Just Fine by slimdaidaihu Posted Thu 03 Jan 2013 7:24am We see it all the time. Someone takes a blow to the head that stuns them for a moment. They don't lose consciousness. They don't even "see stars" or forget where they are. They might fall at home, on the ski slopes, or while trying to show their grandchildren that they remember how to roller skate. Maybe they have a nagging headache and some ... Read on »
Sale of Leukemia Drug Halted Due to Substantial Number of Blood Clots and Heart Disease by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 01 Nov 2013 2:56am The drug was only approved a year ago so the numbers of people with clots and other issues arose quickly.  A few people died after only taking the drug for a couple of weeks and many had no risk factors with heart disease.  The side effects were much worse than imagined and the FDA will research to see if there is in fact any smaller group of i ... Read on »