Natural Blood Thinner

Beware of Unnecessary Surgery

…for yourself. You’ll be required to take antibiotics following surgery to prevent an infection in the implant and blood thinners to stop potentially life-threatening blood clots from forming in the veins of your thighs and calves. Because hip replacement is such a major operation, you should…

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Natural Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation

…can be dangerous. The biggest worry with atrial fibrillation is increased risk of stroke: blood pools in the atria where clots may form and travel to the brain. Aspirin, Coumadin, or other blood thinners are often prescribed to decrease this risk. Fran’s Atrial Fibrillation Story But beware…

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Preventing Heart Disease With Aspirin

…drugs, so it’s best to talk to your doctor first if you’re taking any medications. (For example, aspirin increases the activity of blood thinners such as Coumadin, and its cardiovascular benefits are negated by ibuprofen.) So, how much should you take? The recommended dosage of aspirin…

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