Does Chemo Cause Varicose Veins?
Chemotherapy may raise your risk of blood clots, but it won’t lead to varicose veins. Learn more.
Are Varicose Veins a Sign of Blood Clots Forming?
Varicose veins cause pain and swelling and can increase your risk of developing a blood clot in the leg. But you can prevent a potentially dangerous blood clot by treating your vein disease.
Athletes: Beware of these Risk Factors for Clots!
Blood clots can develop due to a clotting disorder, congenital abnormality, and varicose veins. However, athletes stand a greater chance of developing blood clots
How to Spot the Warning Signs of a Pulmonary Embolism
Are you having trouble breathing? Chest pain? It could be a pulmonary embolism. Learn the warning signs of PE so you can get early treatment.
Preventing Fainting Spells in the Elderly Starts With Addressing Blood Clots
It can be particularly dangerous when the elderly faints. But did you know that the cause of unexplained fainting spells may be in the veins?
Testosterone Replacement Therapy and Blood Clots
Testosterone Replacement Therapy has proven incredibly valuable, but it is not without risk. The connection between TRT and blood clots is something to consider before starting treatment.
How to Check for Blood Clots at Home
Performing blood clot checks is important because, if left untreated, clots can lead to stroke, heart attack, kidney failure, and other serious problems.
Blood Clots and the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine
The single-dose vaccine has been paused “out of an abundance of caution” related to links between the shot and deadly blood clotting.
Do 70% of Deaths from COVID-19 Actually Occur from Blood Clots?
We initially thought death from COVID-19 was mostly related to pneumonia in the lungs. Doctors are now learning of a startling discovery.