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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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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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7 Common Myths About Varicose Veins

Posted September 23rd, 2016

Simply put, varicose veins are enlarged veins that occur when blood stops flowing backwards. Myth: If You Have Them, You Can Tell It is commonly believed that varicose veins are very obvious, and are easily seen at the surface of your skin. However, these veins go far back into...

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Home Treatments for Varicose Veins

Posted August 22nd, 2016

Varicose veins are defective veins that often appear bulgy and discolored. They are typically treated through minimally invasive procedures such as endovenous thermal ablation or other closure systems. In minor cases, however, varicose veins can sometimes be treated at home. Keep in mind that at-home treatments are only advisable...

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What Are Varicose Veins?

Posted June 8th, 2016

Many people have asked this, as it is a legitimate question to ask. When you see varicose or spider veins you first thoughts might wonder whether or not they’re permanent, what they are, and whether or not they can be removed. The answers can be different for different people...

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Different Treatments for Varicose Veins

Posted February 26th, 2016

Having varicose veins and living with varicose veins are two very different things. They’re different for the fact that just because you’ve got them doesn’t mean you MUST live with them. With the technologies around today (and tomorrow!), there are many ways you can rid your body of varicose...

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What Varicose Veins Are and How They Can Affect You

Posted February 19th, 2016

You’ve undoubtedly seen varicose veins either on your own legs or someone else’s. Varicose veins are veins that are enlarged and have become gnarled or twisted. You typically see them in legs, but they can form in many different parts of the body.  Your leg muscles pump the veins...

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