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Healthy arteries and veins transport blood in a single direction:
The contraction of calf muscles in our legs pump blood against the push of gravity upwards towards the heart, with valves in the leg veins preventing the blood from flowing back towards the feet. Healthy veins have the ability to retain their integrity without retaining blood.
There are two systems of veins present within our body: