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How To Trace and Diagnose Varicose Veins?

Do you have varicose veins on your legs? Do they cause enough discomfort? And do they make it difficult for you to stay active? It’s time you know about them in detail. What are varicose veins? They’re characterized as veins … Continue reading

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Athletes and Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are a genetic condition that is usually associated with inactive and overweight people, as well as pregnant women due to weak calf muscles and/or impeded blood flow in the veins in the legs and pelvic area. However, it … Continue reading

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Vein Ligation and Stripping

If you’re looking to get rid of large, problematic varicose veins that cause pain, swelling, and heaviness in your legs, your vein specialist may recommend the removal of the damaged veins through two minor surgical procedures known as vein ligation … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Related Vein Problems

Pregnancy is one of the risk factors for varicose veins. The developing fetus and enlarging womb can apply a lot of pressure on the veins in the pelvis area, which in turn put pressure in the leg veins, leading to … Continue reading

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Exercise and Varicose Veins: The Dos and Don’ts

Most people associate varicose veins with being overweight, inactivity, or standing for extended period of times. Indeed, some level of physical activity can improve blood flow in your leg veins and reduce the risk of varicose veins. However, venous diseases … Continue reading

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Leg Pain & Swelling

Pain in your legs is a common occurrence after sustaining an injury, or due to a medical condition or other non-traumatic cause. Leg pain and swelling can also be caused by injury or inflammation of blood vessels, muscles, joints, bones, … Continue reading

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Cold Weather and Your Veins

If you have a venous disease, your physician has probably advised you to stay away from hot water in spas and saunas, and even hot weather, because the heat causes your veins to dilate. This weakens the walls and causes … Continue reading

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Tips for Relief from Varicose Veins While Traveling

With the holiday season fast approaching, many people will be planning trips to the mountains or the beach; or taking long flights to international destinations. Considering that travel usually involves extended periods of queuing and/or sitting, it is important that … Continue reading

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What Happens If You Leave Varicose Veins Untreated

For most people, varicose veins are a cosmetic concern that causes embarrassment and prevents you from wearing the attire and footwear that you want. In some cases, people with untreated varicose veins may also experience some discomfort and other symptoms … Continue reading

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What to Expect from a Vein Procedure

There are several minimally invasive treatments for varicose veins, spider veins, and other vein problems, all of which are considered safe, effective, and highly successful with minimal side effects. The typically vein procedure is performed with local anesthetic only and … Continue reading

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