How blood clots

Read about how mammalian clotting systems work and it becomes easier to understand why such processes can go wrong as we age, and together with atherosclerosis can cause heart attacks, stroke, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.

Why 'thin your Blood'

Numerous medical conditions are caused or complicated by 'blood clots' so if your suffer from circulatory condition or have a heart condition, it is obvious that 'blood thinners' may be a good idea, but which one? International opinion and medical guidan…

How Atrial Fibrillation causes a stroke

About 20% of strokes are caused by passage of a blood clot from the heart. In this blog I describe, in layman terms, the mechanism by which this common heart disorder causes a blood clot to be formed and then pass to the brain