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Is Your Husband Suffering from Venous Insufficiency?

men and venous insuficiency

In terms of venous insufficiency, many men don’t realize that leg aches and pains, discomfort that accompanies sitting or standing for extended periods of time, periodic ankle swelling, and skin bruising are reasons enough to seek medical attention. Venous insufficiency,… READ MORE

Are you wearing hand-me-down veins?

Heredity and Varicose Veins

Like complexion, eye color, the shape of the face, and so many other traits, varicose veins can be hereditary. A frequently cited figure suggests about half of those over age 50 in the U.S. suffer from varicose or spider veins…. READ MORE