Do Laser Treatments for Spider & Varicose Veins Hurt?

Posted January 6th, 2020

Varicose and spider veins occur when your veins stop functioning as they should. In a normal vein, blood flows in one direction with the support of a one-way valve and the surrounding muscles. When these valves fail, blood can flow backward or pool within the vein. Spider veins are...

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Can You Fix Your Spider or Varicose Veins at Home?

Posted September 12th, 2019

If you live with spider or varicose veins, you are not alone. It is estimated that one out of every five adults have varicose veins, with more than 40 percent of women having some sort of vein conditions, including spider veins. While they can be unsightly, they can, in...

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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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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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What Are Spider Veins?

Posted June 23rd, 2016

Similar to varicose veins, spider veins are slightly enlarged veins that appear either blue or red. They are close to the surface of the skin and often form a web or branching pattern with short jagged lines. They commonly occur on the legs and face and can cover either...

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Understanding Spider Veins

Posted March 16th, 2016

Most people are aware of spider veins and where they ordinarily appear – In the thighs and legs, but were you aware that they can develop in most unexpected places? Spider veins can also appear in your face, feet and even in your hands. These pesky little blue blood...

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