Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness Month is a multi-faceted campaign aimed at raising awareness about DVT and pulmonary embolism (PE) blood clots.
Blood clots do not discriminate and can affect anyone. They can affect anyone regardless of age, ethnicity or race. Up to 900,000 people in the United States are affected by blood clots each year and about 100,000 of those people will die, which is greater than the total number of people who lose their lives each year to AIDS, breast cancer, and motor vehicle crashes combined. Roughly 274 people die each day due to blood clots...Learn More