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A Resolution to Volunteer | July e-Newsletter

NBCA’s July 2015 e-Newsletter celebrates our wonderful volunteer leadership, right in time to wish everyone a Happy New Year, as NBCA begins its new fiscal 2015/2016 year.  With this new fiscal year comes our Board elections, and we are pleased to introduce our new Executive Committee, including our new Board President Dr. Sara Wassenaar, our…


Patient Volunteers Needed

Patient Volunteers Needed: ASH Clinical Practice Guidelines on Venous Thromboembolism The American Society of Hematology (ASH) invites volunteers to serve as patient representatives on panels that will develop new clinical practice guidelines about the diagnosis and treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE). VTE occurs when a blood clot forms in one of the deep veins of…

June newsletter

The DVT/PE Life: No Control-Z | June Newsletter

NBCA’s June e-Newsletter takes a look at some of the lifestyle issues that NBCA receives the most inquiries about from the VTE community, namely:  Diet and nutrition, exercise, depression and anxiety, and the management of nuisance bleeding.  While you might want to turn back time and undo the blood clot, we’re not computers and there’s…

May newsletter

NBCA May e-Newsletter

NBCA’s May e-Newsletter comes just in time for the summer travel season. In this month’s issue, we look at the increased risk of blood clots connected to long trips, or an extended amount of time in a plane, train, car or automobile. Check it all out here:  May e-Newsletter. You can also check out our previous…

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