Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD Awareness Month)

Have you heard of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)? Well, the month of September is dedicated to raising awareness of this circulatory disease. PAD Awareness Month will increase national knowledge about the disease to improve access to the screenings and treatments. This disease affects 1 in 20 Americans over age 50. What is Peripheral Artery Disease [...]

By |2019-12-31T15:36:14+00:00September 30th, 2019|

The Importance Of Having Treatment At A Certified Vascular Lab

What is a vascular lab? The first thing you need to understand is what a certified vascular lab is and what procedures they perform. A vascular lab deals with veins and arteries. They can administer a variety of tests and screenings to identify disease that may affect blood flow through the body. Certified surgeons can [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:38:29+00:00August 30th, 2019|

Varicose Veins During Pregnancy

You are expecting a brand new bundle of joy, but what you didn't expect is another very common side effect, varicose veins during pregnancy. Many women discover that varicose veins form during their pregnancy when they never had them before. While this may seem like an unwelcome development to many women, in most cases, they [...]

By |2020-06-14T09:39:14+00:00August 15th, 2019|

How To Choose The Right Vein Doctor

With today's technology and education, it's easier more than ever to search for the right treatment for your vein concerns. The question is, are any of these solutions causing more harm than good and how do you know which is best for you? We've narrowed down the top things to consider when choosing the right [...]

By |2019-12-31T15:36:14+00:00July 30th, 2019|

An Exercise Guide for Those With Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are often painful and hard to manage, particularly if you like to regularly exercise. The unique strain these veins put on your body can make some exercises out of bounds for you. However, other activities may help manage your pain. The following exercise guide will provide you with the important information you need [...]

By |2019-12-31T15:36:14+00:00July 16th, 2019|

Varicose Veins: Prevention and Treatment Options

Many people hate the appearance of their varicose veins. These unsightly veins also sometimes cause pain and swelling and can lead to ulcers or blood clots. Taking certain steps limits the risk of developing varicose veins, and many treatment options exist as well. Maintain a Healthy Weight Being obese increases the amount of pressure on your [...]

By |2020-06-14T08:57:58+00:00July 8th, 2019|

Everything You Need to Know About Sclerotherapy

If you're self-conscious about the appearance of your varicose or spider veins or find that they cause discomfort, pain, and cramping in your legs, it's time to explore treatment options. One common treatment method is known as sclerotherapy. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about sclerotherapy, including a couple variations of this popular [...]

By |2019-09-26T00:18:48+00:00May 15th, 2019|

4 Varicose Vein Myths, Debunked

A varicose vein is a large, swollen, purple or blue vein that is visible through the skin. While they are most common on the legs, these unsightly veins can develop on the feet and arms, too. In many cases, the veins bulge out of the skin, displaying dark-colored, twisty bumps on the skin's surface. Fortunately, [...]

By |2020-06-16T14:17:25+00:00May 1st, 2019|