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  • What Causes Blood Clots

    A blood clot, or thrombus, is the coagulation of blood and is achieved by the aggregation of platelets that form a platelet plug. A blood clot is normal in the case of injury, during which it is used to stop the bleeding, but it can be very dangerous, even...
  • How Blood Clots are Diagnosed

    Blood clotting is a normal and healthy response from the body in certain circumstances. For example, after a cut, your blood will attempt to clot itself in order to stop the bleeding. However, clots caused by other reasons can prove to be life-threatening if left untreated, especially those near...
  • Treating Blood Clots

    Blood clots are the results of the coagulation of blood in order to stop bleeding from injury, but it can be very dangerous, even fatal, under abnormal circumstances. Technically, a blood clot is the inappropriate triggering of the coagulation process in an uninjured or slightly injured vessel. Many thrombogenic...
  • Blood Clots Explained

    Blood clots are part of a body’s helpful, lifesaving defense system when they are working appropriately. Though blood is designed to flow freely and continuously for an entire lifetime, blood clots should form in order to stop one from bleeding to death. Clotting is triggered when blood comes into...
  • How Blood Clots Affect your Body

    While clotting is a normal and healthy response of the blood to a cut or wound, sometimes a blood clot hurts more than it helps. A thrombus, or blood clot, can cause a whole host of issues by its presence in the circulatory system. Blood flow is limited in the...
  • Symptoms of a Blood Clot

    Blood clot treatment can take many forms, depending on the type and cause of clotting taking place. Anticoagulant medications (blood thinners), such as and , are often used to inhibit the formation and growth of existing clots. They slow the time it takes for blood to clot and can...
  • Preventing Blood Clots

    How to Prevent Blood Clots As the name blood clot would imply, a small amount of blood that has clotted within the blood vessel. There are many reasons that they can develop, and some of them can be very dangerous. A blood clot that forms in your legs can...