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Varicose Vein Pain Relief Tips

As an American adult, at some point in your life, you have a roughly 20 percent chance of suffering from varicose veins. Not only is this vein condition unsightly, but it can also cause considerable pain and discomfort.

Jan 5th, 2021
Are Varicose Veins Dangerous?

Varicose veins affect both men and women. Although they can appear at any age, they become more common as you age. Varicose veins usually look like swollen or twisted veins that are visible on your legs, arms or on another area of your body.

Jan 4th, 2021
Discover the 5 Benefits of Wearing Compression Socks

Compression socks, also called compression stockings, are snug, stretchy hosiery worn to increase proper blood flow in your legs. They also prevent vein damage and skin ulcers. While it’s clear they offer positive health benefits, you...

Jan 4th, 2021
Exercise and Varicose Veins Do’s and Don’ts

Movement — moving your body on a regular basis — is as important to continued good health as a nutritious diet. You likely already knew this. But the same solid advice for your health also applies to managing and minimizing varicose veins...

Jan 4th, 2021
Should I Worry about My Visible Veins?

Worrying is never in your best interests when it comes to your health, even if it is your first response. Worrying only makes medical issues worse by adding stress into the equation. And stress just makes your body work harder, not to mention the...

Jan 4th, 2021
What Is a Vein Specialist?

When you need help with unsightly veins, you may consult your family doctor or internist. But there’s only so much a general practitioner (GP) can do. Without the specialized training and experience...

Jan 4th, 2021