They say what you don’t
know can’t hurt you.
This time they’re wrong.
If you smoke, take estrogens or birth control pills or have conditions
such as cancer, autoimmune disorders like lupus, had certain recent
surgeries or are obese, you may be at greater risk of developing V TE.
Venous Thromboembolism (V TE) is a blood clot in the vein.
The good news is VTE is often preventable.
Learn more at www.heart.org/VTE