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Posted on May 12, 2020 by Palm Vein Center
Can Certain Medications Cause Varicose Veins?

There are a number of instances or situations that cause varicose veins, some of which include: personal genetics, injury, prolonged standing or pregnancy. However, many patients have wondered if there are other forces at play like is their diet or prescription medication responsible for this phenomenon?

The vein specialists of Palm Vein Center have years of experience and have seen how varicose veins affect people. In light of this, our team of West Valley and Laveen vein specialists are sharing what medications, if any, cause or worsen varicose veins.

Because varicose...

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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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