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Encompass Network Partners is a dedicated web based application network that empowers dialysis clinic managers and staff members at the source of treatment with innovative tools and resources. Encompass partners with the clinic staff and physicians in delivering a fully encompassing foot and... Full Bio
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What is peripheral vascular disease (PVD)?
Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) is a slow and progressive circulation disorder. It may involve disease in any of the blood vessels outside of the heart and diseases of the lymph vessels - the arteries, veins, or lymphatic vessels. Organs supplied by these vessels such as the brain, heart, and legs, may not receive adequate blood flow for ordinary function. However, the legs and feet are most commonly affected, thus the name peripheral vascular disease.
 
Men are more likely to suffer from diabetes-related health problems, according to the American Diabetes Association. That’s due, in part, to the fact that a third of men with Type 2 diabetes, the more common form of the disease, don’t even know they have it, according to a recent article from TodaysTHV.com.