Pregnancy and Varicose Veins: Is There a Link?

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Varicose veins are those twisting ropes that often bulge above the surface of the skin. In addition to their unsightly appearance, varicose veins can lead to uncomfortable symptoms like aching and swelling of the lower legs and skin irritation. Many of the changes that occur during pregnancy make you especially vulnerable to the formation of

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Spotlight on Drs. Folstead and Hansen

Great minds think alike, and this is certainly true for Dr. Steve Folstad and Dr. Todd Hansen of Carolina Vein Associates in Mooresville. In addition to being devoted to their families and their patients, both physicians have experience in emergency medicine and bring that expertise to their practice. “I am very proud of the office

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Seniors & Veins

Older adults should consider the health of their veins. Paying attention to venous health is an important aspect of successful aging – and one that has historically gone untreated. “Many seniors have been told that heavy, aching legs are a normal part of aging, but that’s often not the case,” said Dr. Asbjornsen of the

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