Varicose veins on a female legs

Popular Vein Treatments

Unsightly veins, particularly varicose veins, can go beyond merely bringing on a great deal of embarrassment: they can cause discomfort, heaviness, and in some cases, even potentially serious complications. Fortunately, there are a variety…
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How to Improve Vein Health

Our circulatory system is what keeps our blood flowing throughout the body. Arteries send fresh blood from the heart to the tissues and organs, and the veins take the “used” blood back to the heart for reprocessing and refreshing. After…
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Vein Doctor: Simple Steps to Get Rid of Varicose Veins

While varicose veins are often innocuous, they are downright unattractive, annoying, and in some cases, even painful. The good news is there are things you can do to effectively get rid of them— and it’s not rocket science. Listed below…
Varicose veins

Consequences of Untreated Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are the result of faulty vein valves, which normally help to push “used” blood back to the heart for reoxygenation and recirculation. When one or more of these tiny valves fail to work, blood will pool in that part of the…
Restless Leg Syndrome

Natural Remedies for Restless Leg Syndrome

Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is indicated by an irresistible urge to move the legs in order to relieve uncomfortable sensations. Restless leg syndrome symptoms can act up and intensify after you’ve been lying down or sitting for an extended…
Varicose Veins on woman foot

Sclerotherapy: How It Has Helped So Many People

Varicose veins are purplish veins that form when a small group of blood vessels near the skin’s surface dilate. Although they can appear in any place on the body, they commonly develop on the face and legs. Let’s talk about sclerotherapy…
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Recovery from Vein Surgery

Plagued by burning or throbbing pain in your legs due to varicose veins? Your vein doctor will likely put you on a six- to twelve-month course of home and conservative treatment. However, if these fail to provide you with adequate relief, your…
Lymphatic massage

Benefits of Lymphatic Massage

The lymphatic system is an important part of your immune system, as it has the task of removing cellular waste from the tissues, maintaining fluid levels, and protecting your body from foreign invaders that can cause infection and disease. Lymph…
Doctor performing sclerotherapy

How Sclerotherapy Treats Varicose Veins

While some people might think of varicose veins as a cosmetic concern, these blue and purplish veins can pose health complications. If left untreated, varicose veins can cause chronic inflammation, ulcers, and blood clots. Fortunately, doctors…
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Home Remedies for Restless Leg Syndrome

Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a condition marked by an irresistible urge to move your legs. Also called Willis-Ekbom disease, this sleep disorder affects an estimated 10-15% of the American population. Fortunately, you can try several at-home…