Living life to the fullest, while on anticoagulation therapy

 

Understanding the impact that diet, exercise and lifestyle can have on your blood's coagulation level, will allow you to make the right choices to maximize your quality of life.

 

Living life to the fullest, while on anticoagulation therapy
Living life to the fullest, while on anticoagulation therapy

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Can stress affect my PT/INR value while taking warfarin?

Science has shown that because of the effect stress can have on your body...

5 reasons to measur your PT/INR value at home

It can be more convenient than having your blood drawn in a clinic or lab...

Do I have to avoid green vegetables?

No, not at all. The vitamins and secondary plant substances present in vegetables ...



The 10 Most Popular Sports While on Anticoagulants

What is good for my heart? The type of sports and the training intensity should ...

Checklist: 10 Steps to a Safe and Relaxing Vacation

1. Visit your doctor to discuss your trip; 2. Clarify ...

My long journey to the summit

Mountain climbing is my greatest passion. By the summer of 2007, I had successfully climbed ...



How can food affect my blood clotting?

Many of the blood’s clotting factors are found in the liver. The liver’s cells need ...

Travel with
Anticoagulation

Travel and anticoagulation – a healthy match?

Four tips for travelling while on anticoagulation

1. Luggage can get lost: Always pack medical necessities ...



Traveling with Venous Thromboembolism

Erika Sojka was 33 years old when she received the diagnosis. She had a ...

The connection between nutrition and coagulation

An interview with nutritionist and chef Eberhard Braun

Anticoagulation and traveling

Changes in diet and climate can impact the blood coagulation. Thanks to ...