Patients

What is a Blood Clot?

Updated November 2020 Blood clotting, also known as coagulation, is the body’s first line of defense against bleeding. When we…

The First Six Months

Updated November 2020 A look at life after a blood clot THE BODY’S RESPONSE Once you’ve had a blood clot,…

Exercise: The Surprising Benefits

Updated November 2020 It’s well-known that exercise is essential for heart health – but what else does it have to offer? More than…

COVID-19 and Thrombosis Risk: An Update

Dr. Jean Connors, a hematologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, addresses the impact of COVID-19 on…