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July e-Newsletter | Athletes & Blood Clots

Blood clots can happen to even the most active and physically fit …

Outrun Danger

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Factor V Leiden

…long flight, take regular walks down the aisles …

The Day that Changed My Life: Kimberly’s Story

…was even confused as to why it happened. I wasn’t on birth control, I didn’t undergo any recent surgeries, and although I had taken a flight from Buffalo, NY, to…

Sandy’s Story

…I am winded going up a flight of stairs. Little …

Deep Vein Thrombosis Changed My Life: Caroline’s Story

…I didn’t take birth control. The cause of my second DVT was due to a long flight. This time around, I knew I wasn’t going to let my blood clot…

The Symptoms May Be Subtle: Bill’s Story

…taken a six-hour flight two weeks earlier, so that may have been when a clot formed. I was tested for genetic clotting disorders, which came back negative. Doctors have not…

Don’t Ignore Your Body’s Cry For Help: Connie-Vee’s Story

I’m an artist, and I was editing and spending long hours working with few breaks. In addition, I didn’t get up on my last flight from Washington, DC to Los…