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What Varicose Veins Say About Your Legs

Posted March 13th, 2018

While the presence of varicose veins may not necessarily be an indicator of other more serious medical issues, the indirect connection should not be overlooked. It is commonly understood that varicose veins are unsightly and can be uncomfortable, and in extreme conditions, varicose veins may be linked to hypertension...

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How a Standing Desk Can Help Save You From Spider Veins

Posted December 11th, 2017

With recent health studies finding concerns over excessive time sitting in a car or at a desk, standing desks have become a new trend in many workplaces. Recent studies have linked too much time in a chair with everything from coronary disease to liver disease, and health experts are...

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Asclera for Sclerotherapy

Posted July 14th, 2017

One option for patients who have issues related to varicose or spider veins is a treatment known as sclerotherapy. Varicose veins are essentially just bulging veins that have become incompetent. The way sclerotherapy works is by injecting a solution into the veins. The solution irritates the lining of the...

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Endovenous Thermal Ablation

Posted June 16th, 2017

Endovenous thermal ablation, also known as endovenous ablation, is a big sounding name for a varicose vein treatment commonly called “laser therapy.” Patients suffering from varicose veins or incompetent veins have a variety of options for treatment available to them, and one of the newer techniques utilizes a laser...

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Take Back Your Legs from Varicose Veins

Posted February 7th, 2017

What can you begin doing to help lessen the effect of your varicose veins? Let’s just come out and say it. Varicose veins are the worst. They’re uncomfortable, there’s not a whole lot that you can do to make them completely go away naturally, and they make you self-conscious...

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Trouble With Veins

Posted January 16th, 2017

Ever watch Olympic weightlifters, see their bulging veins and look down at your legs while you’re sitting on the couch and see the same bulging veins? Obviously, there has to be a difference, right? They’re lifting ten times their weight and while you may work out, you’re definitely not...

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Vein Disease

Posted January 5th, 2017

Vein disease is something most people just see on really long infomercials trying to sell some product to get rid of it. Lotions, lasers, clinics, they’ll try to sell it all in either the most mundane voice over or by someone is way too excited about it. Varicose veins,...

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Not Just Women are Affected By Varicose Veins

Posted December 22nd, 2016

Traditionally, with age comes a release of the classic signs of attractiveness like wrinkle-free arms, mole-free faces, and varicose-vein-free legs. But in spite of being associated with aging women, varicose veins are far from being a classic sign of aging beauty. While often seen as a primarily cosmetic concern...

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Benefits of Sclerotherapy

Posted November 29th, 2016

Why Sclerotherapy May be Your Best Option Sclerotherapy is a proven medical procedure which has been used since the 1930s to eliminate spider veins and varicose veins. It is a quick and simple procedure with a proven success rate. If you have irritating varicose veins, sclerotherapy may be the...

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Symptoms of Bulging Veins

Posted October 7th, 2016

Bulging veins are a common symptom of several conditions such as pregnancy, thrombophlebitis, and old age. They often come in the form of varicose veins and spider veins and usually appear in the legs. These veins can be swollen, distorted, dilated, and discolored. Causes Healthy veins have valves that...

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