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Health Tracker Saves Man's Life!

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Hi Everyone,

A man's apple watch alerted him to an elevated heart rate which turned out to be the result of a pulmonary embolism.   Apparently this isnt the first reported case of a health tracker alerting someone to a potentially fatal issue.  You can read the article here:

Apple Watch Alerts Man to Potentially Fatal Blood Clot

That Dull Pain Could Be A Blood Clot

Great article from the root.  That dull pain could be a blood clot

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NHL Star Suffers Blood CLot

NHL Star Steven Stamkos suffers blood clot in arm.  Its important to know the signs and symptoms of blood clots.Steven Stamkos has rib removed in blood clot surgery.

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New Zealand Rugby Legend Dies from Blood Clot

Please remember on long flights to get up and move around especially if you have preexisiting clotting issues.  

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Pulmonary Embolism Response Team (PERT)

Hi All,A very interesting article about the survival of someone suffering from a Pulmonary Embolisim and the new PERT task force at the hospital he was admitted to is likely the reason he survived.  We would love to see these response teams to blood clots put in hospitals all over the country.  What do you [...]

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Did Forged Signature Clear Way for Dangerous Blood-Clot Filter?

NBC investigates the Recovery blood clot filter and whether a forged signature was used to get FDA clearance.Dangerous Blood Clot Filter

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New Scan to Detect Blood Clots

We came across an interesting article on a new scan that can detect blood clots anywhere in the body.  A link to the article is below.New Scan to Detect Blood ClotsNew Scan to Detect Blood Clots

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