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Women who become pregnant through In vitro fertilisation (IVF) may be more likely to develop life-threatening blood clots, scientists have found in a first-of-its-kind study.
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Eating dark chocolate can protect men against heart disease and stroke, scientists have claimed.
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Hemophilia A is caused due to lack of clotting factor VIII and hemophilia B is caused by lack of clotting factor IX.
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Scientists have closed in on 68 regions of the genome, tied to blood platelet formation.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 17, 2011, 00:00
Drugs, which regulate levels of cholesterol in the blood, may reduce the risk of clots too.
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An easy-to-use blood-clotting drug that costs just a few dollars could save up to 100,000 lives.
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There is good news for air
passengers who are at high risk of fatal blood clots during
long haul flights.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 23, 2010, 00:00
Researchers at the University of Edinburgh have discovered three genes that could shed light on the genetic causes of blood-clotting disorders such as thrombosis and some types of stroke.