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Conditions You May Experience Resulting From Untreated Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are twisted, enlarged veins. They usually occur on the legs and can be painful. They are a common problem, affecting up to one in three Americans. There is no single cause of varicose veins, and someone who has them usually has…
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Tips for Identifying Severe Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are a very common condition, affecting an estimated 25 percent of adults in the United States. While most cases of varicose veins are merely a cosmetic issue, these can become severe and even pose a health risk. If you’re…
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Can I Get Rid of Varicose Veins Without Surgery?

Varicose veins are not only a source of embarrassment; they can also cause pain and other distressing symptoms, such as swelling, itching, changes in skin color, and burning in your lower legs. The good news is there are a number of ways you…
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Are Untreated Varicose Veins Life-Threatening?

Varicose veins can form when the valves in the veins that keep blood flowing in the right direction do not work properly. This can cause blood to pool in the veins and make them larger. Before they grow, you may notice more prominent blue or…
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What Should I Avoid After Undergoing Spider Vein Treatment?

Sclerotherapy and laser vein treatment are both minimally invasive treatments for eliminating unsightly superficial veins or spider veins. Because sclerotherapy and laser vein treatment are minimally invasive, there is little or no downtime…
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FAQs About the Sclerotherapy Procedure

Since sclerotherapy was first introduced in the United States nearly a century ago, it remains one of today’s most popular, tried-and-true treatment options for spider veins. If you have heard of sclerotherapy, and want to do your due diligence…
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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…
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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…

Cosmetic Vein Treatments and How They Can Benefit Your Skin

Spider and varicose veins can be an eyesore and can gnaw away at your confidence. While they don’t usually pose a significant medical threat and require medical treatment, you may still want to invest in getting them removed to enhance the…

How do you know if vascular massage therapy can help treat your condition?

Dry skin, feeling cold and numb, and experiencing a pins and needles sensation in your feet and legs are all symptoms of poor circulation. Venous insufficiency, which is defined by faulty valves can affect good circulation in the legs. Symptoms…