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Arteries, veins and capillaries
Your body transports blood through blood vessels, the three main types of blood vessel are
called, arteries, veins and capillaries. They take oxygen rich blood to your cells, deliver the
oxygen and take back to waste blood to your heart. Arteries veins and capillaries can easily…

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The three layers in veins are the same as in arteries but
they are also different. The three layers are not as thick in veins as the blood is travelling at a
much lower pressure. A vein is not as strong and cannot stretch and recoil. There is less

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