Prevent – Blood Clots

Hospitalized patients are especially vulnerable to blood clots because they are exposed to prolonged bed rest and more likely to have experienced a recent heart attack, childbirth or trauma to the lower body. One out of every three lung clots is fatal. Read more about blood clots.

You can prevent a blood clot, also called a pulmonary embolism, from happening to someone you love by taking the following precautionary measures.

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