Minnesota Vikings Brian Robison Tells His Blood Clot Story

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Inver Grove Heights, MN, December 10, 2009 – Brian Robison, MN Vikings Defensive End, suffered from two blood clots in his leg in August,2008.  Fortunately, his blood clots were surgically removed, but Brian realized how serious they could have become had he ignored his symptoms.

Brian shares his experience and why he agreed to be a spokesperson for the Minnesota Chapter in an interview for Vikings Weekly.  The interview can be viewed by clicking below:

 

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