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Aging: 4 Tips for Good Vein Health & Weight Management

Age and excessive weight gain are two factors that contribute to varicose veins and poor vein health. Here are some tips to shed pounds and keep weight gain at bay during midlife and beyond. Continue Reading

Aging: 4 Tips for Good Vein Health & Weight Management

Age and excessive weight gain are two factors that contribute to varicose veins and poor vein health. Here are some tips to shed pounds and keep weight gain at bay during midlife and beyond. Continue Reading

How to Deal When Your Legs Start to Look Old and Veiny

You're trying on bathing suits for that mid-winter getaway and you look down at your legs. "What’s that?" you ask yourself in a panic. "Where did those lumps come from? My legs look like my grandmother's!" For many women and men, varicose veins are something they never expected, but which are rel ... Continue Reading

How to Deal When Your Legs Start to Look Old and Veiny

You're trying on bathing suits for that mid-winter getaway and you look down at your legs. "What’s that?" you ask yourself in a panic. "Where did those lumps come from? My legs look like my grandmother's!" For many women and men, varicose veins are something they never ex ... Continue Reading

Are Veins a Minor Annoyance or a Much Deeper Issue?

Your legs take you everywhere, and the mosaic patterns of red capillaries and various shades of blue veins may have been with you for so long that you have accepted them as a feature of your legs. Maybe you associate your leg veins with memories of running after your two-year-old or the countless ho ... Continue Reading

Are Veins a Minor Annoyance or a Much Deeper Issue?

Your legs take you everywhere, and the mosaic patterns of red capillaries and various shades of blue veins may have been with you for so long that you have accepted them as a feature of your legs. Maybe you associate your leg veins with memories of running after your two-yea ... Continue Reading

8 Helpful Tips for Wearing Compression Stockings

If you've recently been diagnosed with a vein issue or venous disease, your doctor might have recommended compression stockings as an initial treatment plan. Compression stockings are garments which apply gentle pressure to your legs to improve blood flow and circulation. They can help prevent blood Continue Reading

8 Helpful Tips for Wearing Compression Stockings

If you've recently been diagnosed with a vein issue or venous disease, your doctor might have recommended compression stockings as an initial treatment plan. Compression stockings are garments which apply gentle pressure to your legs to improve blood flow and circulation. Th ... Continue Reading

Is Exercise a Remedy for Varicose Veins?

Exercise that gives your legs a workout helps to lower the risk of developing new varicose veins. Regular exercise also works to lower hypertension or high blood pressure and enhances the entire circulatory system. Continue Reading

Is Exercise a Remedy for Varicose Veins?

Exercise that gives your legs a workout helps to lower the risk of developing new varicose veins. Regular exercise also works to lower hypertension or high blood pressure and enhances the entire circulatory system. Continue Reading

How to Maintain Optimum Vein Health Between Treatments

If you take care of your veins between sessions, you can help maintain your vein health and even improve your condition. Here's how. Continue Reading

How to Maintain Optimum Vein Health Between Treatments

If you take care of your veins between sessions, you can help maintain your vein health and even improve your condition. Here's how. Continue Reading

How to Get Rid of Varicose Veins and Learn to Flash a Little Leg

In the United States, 80 million people have some occurrence of varicose veins. Varicose veins are those veins that are chronically engorged and filled with backed-up blood. How does this happen? Every vein has a valve to prevent the back flow of blood. If the valve malfunctions or the vein wall is Continue Reading

How to Get Rid of Varicose Veins and Learn to Flash a Little Leg

In the United States, 80 million people have some occurrence of varicose veins. Varicose veins are those veins that are chronically engorged and filled with backed-up blood. How does this happen? Every vein has a valve to prevent the back flow of blood. If the valve malfunc ... Continue Reading

Does Running Cause Varicose Veins?

“Did running cause my varicose veins?” This question is regularly asked by patients at Boulder Vein Center. The simple answer is no, running does not cause varicose veins. In fact, running is actually beneficial in the prevention varicose veins. As you run, muscles in the legs and feet pump bloo ... Continue Reading

Does Running Cause Varicose Veins?

“Did running cause my varicose veins?” This question is regularly asked by patients at Boulder Vein Center. The simple answer is no, running does not cause varicose veins. In fact, running is actually beneficial in the prevention varicose veins. As you run, muscles in th ... Continue Reading

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