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Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) happens to people who have been inactive for long periods. Find out more about how to avoid DVT by reading our trusted partner pages.

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Thrombosis, such as deep vein thrombosis (DVT), occurs when a blood clot forms in a vein or artery. Learn about the risk factors and how to prevent thrombosis.

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Complications of cervical cancer

Information on complications of cervical cancer and links to trusted resources

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Varicose veins

Varicose veins can be painful and without treatment, they often get worse. Talk to your doctor if you notice any symptoms. Treatments are available, and there is plenty you can do to help.

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Baker’s cysts

Baker’s cysts are caused by fluid that comes from the knee joint. Find out more about Baker's cyst and treatment by reading our trusted partner content.

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D-dimer test

The D-dimer test is a blood test used to help check for or monitor blood clotting problems. Learn why you would need this test and how to understand your results.

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Fluid retention

Fluid retention occurs when parts of the body swell due to the build-up of trapped fluid. Find out more about the causes and treatment options available.

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Pregnancy massage

Pregnancy massage can help ease discomfort at a time when you can’t use some medicines. Learn what a pregnancy massage involves and where to go for more information.

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Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS)

Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is a blood disorder that increases the risk of developing blood clots or having problems during pregnancy. Learn more here.

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Travel health advice

Trusted travel health advice and tips including information on insurance, vaccinations, medications, food and drink, climate, and visiting your doctor.

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Calf pain

Calf pain is often caused by a muscle strain or cramps due to exercise, dehydration or mineral deficiency. But it can be a symptom of something more serious.

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