Here’s a quick read on a few — but valuable — suggestions you can do yourself to prevent a Venous Leg Ulcer — a wound caused by the build-up of fluid in the leg.
This article from Wound Canada is part of their DIY Series.
Important considerations to preventing a Venous Leg Ulcer:
- Exercise your calf-muscle pump
- Compression therapy
Remember, always consult with your healthcare professional before starting or changing any treatment.
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