Protect your lungs from pulmonary embolism

Pulmonary embolism is condition which causes blockage in one of the pulmonary arteries of your lungs. It is caused by blood clots that travel to the lungs from legs or on rare occasions, from other parts of the body. It is a direct effect of DVT, or Deep Vein Thrombosis. The blood clots so formed […]

Pulmonary embolism- Recovering from the treatment

Pulmonary embolism (PE) is treated with medicines, surgical procedures, and other therapies. The main goal of treating PE is to stop a blood clot from getting bigger and keep new clots from forming. Treating pulmonary embolism involves using medicines to thin the blood and slow its ability to clot. If the symptoms are life threatening, […]