All Posts in Category: Varicose Veins

Identifying Leg and Foot Ulcers

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Varicose veins are an unsightly problem that often keep you from wearing your favorite summer fashions. However, these veins can become more than a cosmetic nuisance if they remain unchecked. Compromised circulation in the lower leg can also lead to skin changes that may progress to open sores known as venous ulcers. While this varicose

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Can a Healthy Diet Prevent Varicose Veins?

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Varicose veins are a common problem that plagues both men and women. While there is no way to prevent this condition completely, there are steps in your diet you can take to lower the likelihood varicose veins will develop. One way to start your varicose vein prevention efforts is right in your own kitchen. Add

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Who Gets Varicose Veins?

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Varicose veins are those visible lines that often form on the lower half of the leg. In some cases, the lines can begin to twist and bulge above the surface of the skin. In addition to their unsightly appearance, varicose veins can cause uncomfortable symptoms like aching, heaviness and cramping in the legs, especially at

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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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