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Menopause & Varicose Veins

As women age, they once again go through a shift in hormone levels. This change is called menopause and, on average, happens around 50 years old. Menopause affects many areas of the body and its functions. This includes sleep, mood, and hair changes, to vascular health. It is beneficial to know the relationship between menopause [...]

By |2021-03-09T20:36:28+00:00November 15th, 2020|

Innovations in Circulation Ultrasound

October is another chance to help the public better understand their vascular health through circulation ultrasound. During Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month, our ultrasound professionals get recognized, and new ultrasound technologies get promoted.  Learn about the types of ultrasounds and imaging technologies available and how they are evolving, secondly.  Circulation Ultrasound Imaging Circulation ultrasound, or vascular [...]

By |2021-02-26T18:02:15+00:00October 15th, 2020|

What is Peripheral Vascular Disease? Am I at risk?

Peripheral vascular disease, or PVD, occurs when circulation to areas outside the heart and brain is reduced. The term peripheral, in healthcare, refers to any structure or bodily function occurring away from the central source. The heart and lungs are the central source in our body, and our arms and legs are the peripheral. The [...]

By |2020-09-22T14:58:40+00:00September 15th, 2020|

When to Worry About Varicose Veins

If you have varicose veins, you may not enjoy the look of them, but they are generally not harmful or something to worry about. Some people choose to have them removed for aesthetic purposes only.  For others, though, varicose veins may be a warning sign of other deeper vein health issues. Learn about varicose [...]

By |2021-03-16T20:38:53+00:00July 15th, 2020|

Keep Varicose Veins Away

Varicose veins are unsightly veins that become twisted and often accompany swelling and discoloration when they are severe. These can lead to blood clots and pain, especially when lifestyle habits remain the same. Lifestyle Changes To Prevent Varicose Veins Veins, like all life habits, are often something that change with aging and having an physically [...]

By |2021-03-09T20:36:34+00:00April 19th, 2020|
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