Heart Condition Blood Clots (Deep Vein Thrombosis) Articles
If you have a blood clot in your leg, other treatments may be preferable.
It's safe to say there is plenty of hard science to back up the health benefit claims of green tea. More specifically, evidence suggests the harmful effects of the oxidation of cholesterol in the bloodstream…
A blood clot can be life-altering, affecting many aspects of your daily routine even after you leave the hospital.
There are many different kinds of peripheral vascular diseases. Some are merely uncomfortable or inconvenient, but others may be serious.
Varicose veins are a form of peripheral vascular disease, and though they aren't usually a serious health issue, they may lead to other complications.
Aspirin therapy is a popular method of heart health maintenance, however many people are doing it without a recommendation from their doctor and may be doing more harm than good.
Having a VTE raises your risk for having another. Simple lifestyle changes can help to reduce that risk.
There are approximately one million cases of VTE every year, and about two-thirds happen during or shortly after hospitalization.
To better treat deep vein thrombosis, physicians in Canada are reevaluating their approach.
More than 800,000 Americans undergo hip or knee replacement surgery every year. One concern for these patients is the risk of deep vein thrombosis.
More than five hours of TV per day may greatly increase your risk of blood clots, study shows.
Treating blood clots often involves the use of specific medications, IV filters and, in rare cases, surgery.
Venous thromboembolism involves the formation of potentially dangerous blood clots. Here are the warning signs to watch for.
With a world of false information out there, knowing the truth can improve your chances of a happy, healthy life.
Learn important differences between commonly prescribed heart medications.
Learn why venous thromboembolism (VTE) may be a special concern for postoperative lung cancer patients.