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Posted on February 24, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
Can Bruises Cause A Blood Clot?

Patients with serious vein disorders may become panicked when they see a bruise form, but the compassionate physicians at Palm Vein Center in Surprise and Laveen, Ariz. can assure patients there isn’t too much to be worried about. That is, if the bruise doesn’t swell or becoming increasingly painful. There are occasions where sustaining a bruise could cause a blood clot, but we’ll elaborate on this topic a little later. If you’re at risk of developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT), continue reading to find out when a bruise may cause a serious blood clot.

As we alluded to previously,...

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Posted on February 17, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
6 Ways To Keep Veins Healthy During A Long Flight

To ensure blood is circulating properly, patients with vein conditions may seek treatment from a vein specialist, stay hydrated and/or make a conscious effort to move more—simple adjustments can go a very long way! However, what happens if the patient has to travel long distances on a train, plane or automobile? Traveling and sitting for long periods of time can slow down your body’s ability to pump blood and may increase your risk of developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT). If you’re going to be traveling on an airplane for an extended period of time, read the following pointers to stay...

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Posted on February 10, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
When To Be Worried About Vein Health

Venous insufficiency is the medical term for veins that have trouble sending blood from the legs to the heart. Varicose veins, deep vein thrombosis, and other vein diseases can result from and/or exacerbate symptoms associated with venous insufficiency. If you’re wondering whether or not you have an issue with your veins, call the team at Palm Vein Center to discuss your concerns and review some of the possible treatment options available.

Remember, no concern is too little or too insignificant! The moment you experience pain or any of the other symptoms mentioned below, call our...

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