Varicose veins and spider veins come in all shapes and sizes. The appearance of thin, small veins, such as spider veins or reticular veins, on the body are not always problematic but can be a cosmetic concern. The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) notes that more than 40% of people suffer from different variants...
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It’s essential to have a physician examine your varicose veins because they can cause other health problems; learn about other benefits here.
While many vein conditions are unavoidable or genetic, exercise is an excellent way to help stave off other vein conditions.
The holiday months are here, which means many of us will travel to celebrate with friends and family. While it’s an exciting time, it’s crucial to remember that travel, specifically air travel, can cause blood clots. Also known as deep vein thrombosis (DVT), blood clots pose serious risks to travels. DVT occurs when a blood...
Though varicose veins are common, there is a lot of misinformation about the condition. We’re going to take a look at the most common myths and the truth behind each one.
Spider veins and varicose veins have similar causes, but usually look and are treated differently. Read the difference and when to speak to your doctor.
Varicose vein sufferers know that there can be mild to extreme discomfort in the legs. Most commonly occurring in the legs, varicose veins are enlarged or twisted veins.