May e-Newsletter | Celebrate National Women’s Health Week

This May, our e-Newsletter is packed with exciting information. In recognition of Women’s Health Week 2017, the National Blood Clot Alliance is partnering with the Alexandra L. Rowan Memorial Foundation to provide women with essential information about birth control and blood clot risks, and to encourage them to visit Women & Blood Clots. At this website,…

National Women’s Health Week 2017

A Movement to Raise Awareness about Birth Control and Blood Clot Risks Stand with the National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) during National Women’s Health Week (NWHW), May 14-20, 2017, as we share life-saving information about dangerous blood clots. Women face a distinctive risk for blood clots that spans much of their lifetime. This risk is connected…

New Study Enrolling Patients

Researchers are seeking to enroll patients in a new clinical study. The PEPPER trial is investigating which blood thinner is best for patients to use after total hip and knee replacement surgery to prevent blood clots. Researchers are currently looking to enroll 25,000 patients across 25 sites in North America. The National Blood Clot Alliance…

New Caregiver Resource Available Online

The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) has partnered with ProPatient.com, a provider of interactive online patient education tools, to make available an online resource dedicated to the specific information needs of the individuals who provide care and support to people affected by venous thromboembolism. Specifically, this program is designed to empower caregivers to take an…

100 Days of Blood Clot Awareness

The National Blood Clot Alliance and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. are kicking off 100 Days of Blood Clot Awareness this month, and sharing important information about blood clot risks and signs and symptoms, as well as personal stories of strength and inspiration. NASCAR® driver Brian Vickers and three-time Olympic medalist Katie Hoff teamed up with Janssen during Blood…

March e-Newsletter | Blood Clot Awareness Month

This March, our e-Newsletter is packed with exciting information in recognition of Blood Clot Awareness Month (BCAM). We invite you to get involved with our Know More, Share More awareness effort, which involves a spectrum of new and unique digital content we have created to share key facts and information among all of our social media channels….

Blood Clot Awareness Month 2017: “Know More, Share More”

Know More, Share More During Blood Clot Awareness Month 2017 March is Blood Clot Awareness Month (BCAM), which is perhaps one of the busiest times of the year for the National Blood Clot Alliance, because it is so important to the patients, caregivers, healthcare professionals, and advocates that we serve and work with each day. Not…

National Heart Month: All About AFib | February e-Newsletter

In our February e-Newsletter, we take a closer look at atrial fibrillation, or AFib, in connection with National Heart Month, recognized each February. AFib is the most common form of irregular heart beat or arrhythmia, and a risk factor for clot-provoked stroke. Heart Month 2017 provides a prime opportunity for us to contribute to important AFib dialogue taking…

Register Now For CDC March Webinar

        The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) is hosting an upcoming webinar for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Blood Disorders, on Thursday, March 16, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm Eastern. This talk – Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism: The Johns Hopkins Collaborative Experience – is being presented by NBCA’s…

Connect With NBCA In 2017 | January e-Newsletter

With 2017 well underway, NBCA extends its wishes to you for a happy, healthy, and productive New Year. We look forward to a year of new projects and programs. With this January issue, we are excited to reveal our new monthly e-Newsletter format, which was designed with you in mind. It is our hope that…