When was the last time you were tested for HIV? Why is it important to test yourself? Did you know more than 15% of the patients in the US do not even know that they are HIV positive. Why is … Continue reading HAVE YOU BEEN TESTED?
The Butterfly Rash, many have heard of it as a presentation of a chronic autoimmune disease. Yes, I am talking about Lupus. May marks the beginning of Lupus Awareness Month. This month is meant to raise awareness, educate others, and … Continue reading Let’s Talk Lupus
Author: Akashpreet Riar Many might not know about it, but March is dedicated to Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness Month. Now, you might be wondering what is DVT. It is when blood clots form in body’s superficial or deep veins. It usually occurs in one of the legs which can break off and travel throughout the body to cause more severe complications such as pulmonary embolisms. Many people around the world suffer from this commonly occurring medical condition which may present as being benign but can become fatal. This month, we look into raising awareness of DVT and educate the … Continue reading Stop the Clot: Connection Between DVT and Flying