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Why are my neck veins bulging lol?

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Dr. James Isobe
Phlebology
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In brief: Increased pressure

The act of lol results in a valsalva maneuver, where holding of the breath causes increase in the chest pressure.
This pressure acts upon the veins in the chest, and is pushed upwards to the head and neck area, resulting in bulging veins. This is a normal situation, so keep on lol; it's good for you.

In brief: Increased pressure

The act of lol results in a valsalva maneuver, where holding of the breath causes increase in the chest pressure.
This pressure acts upon the veins in the chest, and is pushed upwards to the head and neck area, resulting in bulging veins. This is a normal situation, so keep on lol; it's good for you.
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