Vein disease is common. It starts when the valves inside of your veins stop working the way they should. The blood in your legs essentially flows backward down into your legs instead of being pushed back up to your heart. This can cause a variety of problems. Some symptoms are minor, but others are painful … Continue reading 3 Easy Ways to Improve Your Vein Health
If you have varicose veins, you may have problems at any time of the year with swelling or discomfort. Summer, however, may be the most difficult season for people with vein conditions. Not only are you likely to be more aware of how your legs look when you are wearing shorts or bathing suits, but the summer … Continue reading Why Summer is Bad for Varicose Veins
Varicose veins are not only unsightly. They can also cause health problems if they are left untreated. Health Problems Caused by Varicose Veins When you have vein disease, the valves in the veins in your legs aren’t working right. That means your blood isn’t circulating through your legs the way it should. As a result, you may … Continue reading What are the Health Risks of Varicose Veins?
Summer weather is already here in New York, and you know what that means — bare legs! Long pants are uncomfortable in the heat and humidity. Airy dresses worn with bare legs and sandals, shorts, and bathing suits are the way to go when the real-feel temperature soars. But what do you do if you have … Continue reading Get Rid of Your Varicose Veins to Enjoy Summer in New York
If you have varicose veins, what should you do? Should you get them treated, or just leave them alone and try to ignore them? If you’ve never considered getting varicose veins treatment before, you might be surprised to learn about the minimally invasive treatments that are available now. Reasons to Get Varicose Veins Treated There are two … Continue reading Should You Get Your Varicose Veins Treated?
Varicose veins are common among seniors. As many as half of the people in the U.S. over the age of 50 have problems with varicose veins. Don’t Ignore Varicose Veins Just because the problem is widespread, though, doesn’t mean you should ignore it. Varicose veins can cause discomfort and pain. They can increase health risks, … Continue reading What Seniors Can Do About Varicose Veins
As many as one-third of adults have problems with varicose veins. That means a lot of people search for information about the condition. There are millions of pages on the internet devoted to the topic. Unfortunately, some of what you see online is just not true. There are myths about varicose veins that get widely … Continue reading Myths About Varicose Veins — Don’t Believe Them!
Who’s that walking down the street, her beautiful legs making heads turn as she passes by? It could be you! Take good care of your legs, and you — and everyone else — will be delighted by their beauty. And the good news is that you are in control of how your legs look. Beautiful … Continue reading How to Make Your Legs Even More Beautiful
Both varicose veins and spider veins can be unattractive and distressing. Brought on by age, lack of exercise and other factors, these abnormal veins make life more difficult and less comfortable. They also generate insecurity in your appearance, which never helps on the day-to-day. If you’re hoping to deal with your varicose veins and spider … Continue reading How Are Spider Veins and Varicose Veins Different?
Varicose veins are predominantly a byproduct of your genetic heritage, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take steps to prevent existing varicose veins from getting worse and forestall new ones from forming. In a nutshell, a varicose vein is a weak venous structure, which then inhibits blood from traveling up to the heart. The heart … Continue reading The Dos and Don’ts of Working Out with Varicose Veins