Resources

Resources

Here are some informational resources we hope you find helpful.

Clot Connect - https://clotconnect.wpcomstaging.com/

Clot Connect is a public service of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Blood Research Center connecting patients and health care professionals to reliable, clinically relevant resources on venous thromboembolism (DVT/PE), thrombophilia (clotting disorders), and anticoagulation.

 

National Blood Clot Alliance - https://www.stoptheclot.org/

The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) is the leading nonprofit organization in the United States focused singularly on building awareness and building community among people who are affected by blood clots or at increased risk for blood clots, including people with clotting disorders, atrial fibrillation, cancer, traumatic injury, and risks related to hospitalization and surgery, lengthy immobility, childbirth, and hormonal birth control.

 

Foundation for Women & Girls with Blood Disorders - https://www.fwgbd.org/

Undiagnosed, untreated blood disorders in women and young girls have medical consequences and unique issues at every life stage, creating the need for a foundation dedicated to education and awareness.

 

Post: Heavy periods aren’t normal in teens – and might indicate a serious concern
https://utswmed.org/medblog/heavy-periods-young-women/

 

Post: Understanding Why When There’s HMB (heavy menstrual bleeding): A Multidisciplinary Approach
https://www.fwgbd.org/news/AyeshaZiaHMB

 

World Thrombosis Day - https://www.worldthrombosisday.org/

More than 2,000 partners in 100+ countries are participating in World Thrombosis Day. Find partners and events in your community and learn how to get involved in the movement!