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Posted on May 19, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
Leg Pain While Sitting: Are Varicose Veins To Blame?

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Varicose veins may be overlooked as the source of leg pain while sitting, especially since not all varicose veins are visible or overly bothersome. Leg pain and swelling are two common side effects of varicose veins; when these veins leak, they cause blood to pool in the legs. The team at Palm Vein Center shares why varicose veins may be the source of your leg pain and swelling while sitting.

Varicose veins are veins that no longer function properly—we mentioned this in last week’s blog: Do Varicose Veins Hurt To Touch?. As a result,...

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Posted on April 21, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
What Does Fast Food Do To Your Veins?

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Fast food affects many areas of the body, including your arteries and subsequently, your veins. There are a number of other health concerns that should be taken into consideration when consuming fast food. Vein specialists at Palm Vein Center discusses what fast food does to your veins and overall health.

Admit it: you’ve stopped by a fast food joint in the morning, afternoon or evening for a quick bite to eat—not like that’s such a horrible thing people “admit” to anymore we suppose. Certain, if not most, lifestyles require grabbing a...

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Posted on April 14, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
Has The Invention of Computers and TVs Increased Vein Disorders?

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With the invention of computers and television, people may be sitting more than usual. Studies conducted over the years found those who devote more than four hours a day watching TV, playing video games or surfing the web, increases the risk of heart attack and stroke by 113 percent. Vein experts at Palm Vein Center investigates prolonged sitting while utilizing these devices and their link to vein diseases like varicose veins. 

Although there is very little evidence suggesting the invention of computers, televisions and mobile devices...

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