Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 16:23
Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a simple urine test to detect dangerous blood clots, which can cause life-threatening conditions such as strokes and heart attacks.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 08, 2013, 10:04
Risk of potentially fatal blood clots in the legs and lungs are increased by rheumatoid arthritis, a nationwide study has claimed.
Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 13:13
Cheap inflatable leg wraps may save the lives of patients after a stroke, researchers in Scotland have found
Last Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013, 14:19
Compared to other central venous catheters (CVCs), peripherally inserted central catheters (known as PICCs) -- an often preferred route for delivery of IV medications-more than double the risk of dangerous blood clots - especially among patients who are critically ill or who have cancer.
Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 14:25
Adopting seven simple lifestyle steps could help reduce your risk of these potentially deadly blood clots, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 22, 2012, 13:22
Scientists believe it is highly probable that thickening of the arterial walls is behind the common eye disease known as branch retinal vein occlusion - a type of blood clot in the eye that blocks the vessels that transport blood from the retina.
Last Updated: Monday, November 05, 2012, 13:33
Low-dose aspirin is a cheap and effective way to prevent potentially deadly blood clots forming in patients` legs or the lungs.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 19:05
Ten people a day are dying of blood clots as more and more workers eat at their desk, researchers say.