What do NeNe Leeks, Tamar Braxton, and Kim Zolciak all have in common? They have all had blood clots in the past. What is a blood clot? Can you die from a blood clot? Keep watching.
When I asked what NeNe Leakes and Kim Zolciak have in common, if you've been watching this season of the Real Housewives of Atlanta, you're probably thinking not much, but both of these ladies have had blood clots in the past. NeNe in 2013, and Kim in 2015 while she was on Dancing with the Stars. Both Kim and NeNe are young, active, healthy-looking women, and we know at least one of them is very rich, so why would they have blood clots? What is a blood clot?
Blood clots cause more than 60 thousand deaths in the U.S. each year, yet most people know very little about them. Today I'm going to help change all that, because over the next several minutes I'm going to give a general overview on blood clots.