Physical inactivity increases risk of thrombosis

Posted by on May 3, 2016 11:24 am
Categories: health

Women with poor physical fitness display significantly higher platelet activation than women with average to very good fitness. Platelet (thrombocyte) activation can lead to the formation of potentially life-threatening blood clots. These blood clots can block blood vessels (thrombosis) and cut off the blood supply to organs.

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