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Posted on April 15, 2020 by Palm Vein Center
Diseases of The Veins

When you think about a disease of the veins, varicose veins are probably the first that come to mind, right? Well, that’s not completely unusual considering approximately 50 percent of the U.S. population over 50 years old has varicose veins. Nevertheless, there are many other vein diseases you should be aware of should you find yourself with one or more vein conditions in the near future. The specialists at Palm Vein Center put a heavy emphasis on patient education so that patients can address their vein issues quickly and efficiently. Below are a few diseases of the veins everyone should...

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Posted on March 23, 2020 by Palm Vein Center
Bodybuilding: Varicose Veins Or Vascularity?

What Is Bodybuilding?

Bodybuilding is loosely defined as a physical activity that involves controlled, progressive strength training exercises to develop muscular definition in the body. More often than not, individuals interested in fitness, figure, and bikini competitions with organizations such as the International Federation of Body Builders (IFFB), National Physique Committee (NPC), National Gym Association (NGA), and MuscleMania, do bodybuilding to develop an aesthetically pleasing and balanced physique.

The preparations involved...

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Posted on February 23, 2020 by Palm Vein Center
Sclerotherapy Aftercare: What You Need to Know

If you’ve chosen sclerotherapy for spider or varicose veins, here’s what you can expect after the procedure. 

If you are one of the millions of Americans who are dealing with spider or varicose veins in your legs, you may be exploring what options you have for treating them.  

Caused by factors such as pregnancy, occupations that involve long periods of standing, age, genetics, sun damage, and trauma, spider veins are a collection of dilated blood vessels just under the skin that appear blue or purple in color, and may resemble a bruise. Varicose...

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