When to Worry About Varicose Veins

By |2020-07-15T15:38:04+00:00July 15th, 2020|

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 veins, [...]

Pelvic Venous Insufficiency (PVI): Affecting Millions of Women

By |2019-12-31T15:37:03+00:00June 6th, 2018|

According to the American Journal of Radiology, pelvic pain is a common condition, which affects millions of women worldwide. It accounts for 25% of all hysterectomies and 33% of all investigative laparoscopic procedures performed for pelvic pain. Leading causes of pelvic pain in women include pelvic congestion syndrome or PCS and pelvic venous insufficiency or [...]

How to Safely Exercise with Varicose Veins

By |2019-12-31T15:37:03+00:00May 25th, 2018|

Exercising Safely  Improving circulation and heart health is a primary benefit of a regular exercise program. Exercise improves muscle tone in your legs, which helps to pump blood back to your heart. Regular, low impact, and cardiovascular exercise can even help reduce the appearance and alleviate symptoms of varicose veins. If you have varicose veins, [...]

How Vein Treatments Have Evolved Over The Years

By |2019-12-31T15:38:32+00:00February 21st, 2018|

Varicose Veins Varicose veins have been around since the beginning of time and we have been trying to find relief and treatment for centuries. Fortunately, treatments have evolved considerably from the early days. One of the very first treatment methods used to treat varicose veins was compression therapy, as well as undergoing surgery to physically [...]

5 Yoga Poses for Healthy Veins

By |2019-12-31T15:38:32+00:00January 10th, 2018|

Have you noticed swollen or spidery veins on your legs or feet? If so, you may be suffering from varicose veins. Varicose veins can cause long-term health complications due to irregular blood supply to the heart. But don’t stress! Yoga can help alleviate this condition. Sitting for long hours or frequently walking in high heels [...]

Positive Effects of Laser Treatments on Varicose and Spider Veins

By |2020-06-14T09:14:37+00:00July 25th, 2017|

Interest in laser treatment for varicose veins is on the rise, and depending the severity of the veins, amazing results can be achieved with this treatment.  Laser treatments relieve pressure from the varicose vein, and lasers can be very effective in treating blood vessels that are resistant to sclerotherapy, typically veins smaller than 1-2 mm [...]