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29 09, 2016

The Pill and Increased Risk for Fatal Blood Clots

By | September 29th, 2016|Lymphedema Products|0 Comments

“The Pill” is a common oral contraceptive that many girls and women take because they know it’s been shown to prevent pregnancy. What they may not know is that it’s also been shown to increase their risk for potentially fatal blood clots by two to four times when compared to women not taking the pill. [...]

31 08, 2016

Taking Away Recess – How It Affects Kids’ Health

By | August 31st, 2016|DVT/PE, Lymphedema Products|0 Comments

As students everywhere head back to school, are we unintentionally sending them into an unsafe environment and risking their health? Bullies, mass shootings, and predators are the things of nightmares, but the problem I’m talking about sounds less scary than it is and affects far more children. Schools around our nation continue to cut recess [...]

3 04, 2016

Chest Pain

By | April 3rd, 2016|DVT/PE, Lymphedema Products|0 Comments

Chest pain is a common symptom of a heart attack, but most chest pain isn’t due to a heart attack or related to heart disease. In the United States, chest pain is the second most common complaint for emergency room visits—totaling almost 6 million visits to the ER every year. What Causes Chest Pain Beyond [...]