Home » tags

Articles, tagged with "deep vein thrombosis", page 1

Bookmark and Share

Help End Leg Pain With Support Hose

06th April 2011
There are many causes of leg pain and discomfort, from jobs that require long periods of standing, to pregnancy and disease. Those suffering the pain and discomfort of any of these conditions need to find relief, to sleep at night and go about daily lives... Read >
Author: Art Jones

Compression Socks are Beneficial for Leg Circulation

06th April 2011
Compression socks are tight fitting stockings that are usually knee high or thigh high. Special care must be taken to ensure the foot length and total length is correct. Compression socks have many benefits. The pressure that they put on a patient's legs ... Read >
Author: Art Jones

Circulation Booster

09th November 2010
It seems that having fat or swollen ankles is becoming a more talked about problem for people every single day. There is a new trend that has led to the use of a circulation booster such as Ginkgo Biloba to aid in improved circulation to get rid of blood ... Read >
Author: paulsimmions

New Age Diseases in our Modern World

25th May 2010
I have always felt that our great grandparents and people of their generation were more robust and had healthier lifestyles. They ate simple food, worked longer hours and hardly complained. Fast forward to the 21st century, where we are faced with modern... Read >
Author: chongyim

Do You Have Phlebitis?

18th November 2009
Phlebitis can have very serious consequences. However, there are simple diagnostic and treatment procedures available. This article explains the symptoms and treatments for this disorder. A red or pink discoloration in the skin overlying the inflamed v... Read >
Author: DaveRoberts

Causes of Fluid Retention in Legs and Feet - 5 Medical Reasons

05th November 2009
Edema in feet and legs is an unusual accumulation of fluid in the lower extremities. This condition is a common problem. However, in order to find the most appropriate and effective treatment for it, you must first determine the causes of fluid retention ... Read >
Author: Susie H.

What is deep vein thrombosis (DVT)? Am I at risk?

17th April 2009
Copyright (c) 2009 Dr. Jennifer Feeny Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a condition in which a blood clot (a blockage) forms in a deep vein, usually in the leg. Former vice-president Dick Cheney was treated for a DVT in 2007. David Bloom, a news reporter w... Read >
Author: Dr. Jennifer Feeny

Deep Vein Thrombosis and sitting at work

08th June 2006
Have you heard the rumour that you can get Deep Vein Thrombosis whilst sitting at your desk at work for prolonged periods of time, if so my article will give you the facts surrounding this issue.Deep Vein Thrombosis which is commonly referred to as DVT is... Read >
Author: adam parsons
Bookmark and Share