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Mayo Clinic Q and A: Pregnancy and deep vein thrombosis

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I’ve been a runner since high school but was diagnosed with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) during my first pregnancy, so stopped running for a few months. I am now nine weeks pregnant with my second baby and continue to run for exercise, but I’m worried I’ll develop DVT again. Should I be […]
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