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Thrombosis: understand what can cause or prevent the disease

Thrombosis: understand what can cause or prevent the disease

National Day to Combat and Prevent Thrombosis Photo: Shutterstock / Saúde em Dia Today, September 16th, is the National Day to Combat and Prevent Thrombosis. A symbolic date, created to raise awareness of a common and dangerous disease. “Thrombosis usually manifests as a picture of pain in the leg, especially in the calf, associated with …

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Sleep apnea is a sign of risk for cancers, cognitive decline and thrombosis

posted on 09/11/2022 06:00 (credit: Dave Olecko/Disclosure) A common disorder characterized by partial or complete obstruction of the airways while sleeping, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) can cause more than a feeling of being sleepless at night. Three recent studies presented at the International Congress of the European Respiratory Society (ERS) in Barcelona, ​​Spain, found associations …

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Thrombosis in the 3rd age: know the most frequent questions and care for the disease

Thrombosis in the 3rd age: know the most frequent questions and care for the disease

Elderly people are more affected by thrombosis, a disease that kills one in four people worldwide; hematologist and professor at Unifesp clarifies questions on the subject Sao Paulo, August 22, 2022 – Considered a global health problem, thrombosis occurs when blood clots, known as thrombi, form in the veins or arteries. As it is a …

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Contraceptive under evaluation by Anvisa would reduce risk of thrombosis

Contraceptive under evaluation by Anvisa would reduce risk of thrombosis

A new contraceptive pillwhose formulation is intended to be less aggressive to the body of women and reduce the risk of thrombosis. The new drug has been used in Europe since 2021. It is expected to hit shelves in Brazil between 2023 and 2024 under the name Nextela, informs the manufacturer Libbs. In certain situations, …

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