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Venous Disease In Men

Learn about the misconception that varicose veins and other venous diseases are strictly a woman’s problem. Some men have the misconception that varicose veins and other venous diseases are strictly a woman’s problem. They may remember their mom’s swollen veins… READ MORE

Want healthier veins? Head to the market

Want healthier veins? Head to the market Good nutrition is important for many aspects of health, including keeping your circulatory system functioning properly. When it comes to vein health, all nutrients aren’t created equal; some offer more benefits than others…. READ MORE

Venous Disease in Athletes

We do not typically think of fit athletes as being prone to circulation problems in their legs. When considering arterial circulation, that is actually right. Regular exercise improves the inflow of blood to the legs, so the risk of Peripheral… READ MORE

Varicose Vein Treatment-Good News and Bad

Varicose Vein Treatment–the Bad and the Good News Actually, the good news concerning varicose veins far outweighs the bad news. It is important, however, to always know about the “cons,” as well as the “pros.” By knowing about potential problems,… READ MORE

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When to Call a Vein Doctor for Varicose Veins

If you have enlarged, twisted, or discolored veins just underneath the surface of your skin, you may have varicose veins. Caused by weak valves and veins, this condition is most common in the legs and ankles, where veins must work… READ MORE

Using Yoga to Supplement a Vein Center Visit

If you have varicose veins in your legs — enlarged, twisted, or discolored veins just beneath the skin — then yoga could help you reduce troublesome symptoms. When used as recommended by Michigan vein doctors, certain yoga poses can help… READ MORE

5 Most Important Questions to Ask Your Vein Clinic

As a general rule, you should always compose ahead of time a set of your most pressing questions whenever you visit a healthcare provider. This will help prevent your forgetting something important and, considering how pressed for time most healthcare… READ MORE

Athletic Compression Garments – Hype vs. Evidence

          It has become more and more common over the past few years to see athletes – both professional and amateur – wearing various types of compression garments. These include compression socks, sleeves, pants and shorts…. READ MORE

Vein Doctor Explains Risks for Venous Ulcers

Over time, higher-than-normal risk factors for developing venous ulcers emerge in some patients. Knowing what causes these ulcers and who is at elevated risk for developing them can help you get the proper advice from a vein doctor and treatment… READ MORE