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Deep Vein Thrombosis: How Can You Prevent It?

“Moving around is one of the best things you can do to prevent DVT. Movement gets your circulation working and stimulates the flow of blood to your legs.” DVT, or deep vein thrombosis, is the condition where blood clots develop in the leg veins, causing pain and tenderness. People with DVT are at risk for a fatal pulmonary embolism, when the clot dislodges from the legs and travels to–and obstructs–a blood vessel in the lungs. Read more here.

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