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Workstation Foot Rests Recommended for Varicose Vein Prevention

There was an article online recently which talked about the importance of making workstations more ergonomic. The article was specific to call center workstations but the information can be applied to any office - or even home office. Essentially, it reported on the fact that a poorly designed works ... Continue Reading

Varicose Veins Lead to Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Most women know that they need to get regularly screened for breast cancer. Unfortunately, not all women take that knowledge seriously. Such was the case for one woman who developed breast cancer and didn't realize it despite the fact that she got an inverted nipple as a result of the disease. Six ... Continue Reading

Varicose Veins and the Right Shoes

The Modesto Bee has an article online this week discussing the different health benefits of wearing high-tech shoes. They look at shoes claiming to do everything from help you to lose weight to get rid of your varicose veins. In the end, they conclude that the majority of these claims about high-tec ... Continue Reading

Take Care of Varicose Veins Before Waxing your Legs

Have you ever taken a close look at the instructions on your home leg waxing kit? Hopefully you only tried the home wax once anyway since it's much better to go to a professional for things like that. But when you did, if you read the details before applying the wax, you might have noticed that it t ... Continue Reading

Summer Spells Trouble for People with Varicose Veins: 6 Tips for Relief

For those who suffer from varicose veins, the warmer summer weather brings new problems. From increased self-consciousness about wearing leg-baring shorts or bathing suits to exacerbated symptoms, summer isn’t necessarily a favorite season. If you suffer from vein problems, you should visit a vein Continue Reading

Nicotine and Varicose Veins

For all you smokers trying to find another reason to quit puffing away, take this into consideration. Nicotine addiction may be a link to developing unwanted, ropy, painful and unattractive varicose veins. Though reports are still in preliminary stages, the side-effects can be taken into considera ... Continue Reading

Home Remedies to Help Varicose Veins

For those of you not yet ready to get a medical procedure to rid yourself of bulging and unpleasant varicose veins, there may be a something you can do at home to help. Drinking cherry juice may be the weapon to combat the unsightly veins. Medical research has shown that anthocyanins ??? which are a ... Continue Reading

Celebrity Varicose Veins: Natalie Portman

Does Natalie Portman need laser vein removal for the varicose veins in her legs? The award-winning actress isn't even thirty yet so it's surprising to think that she might be having a problem with varicose veins. But it's hardly impossible for young people to suffer from vein problems. In fact, the ... Continue Reading

Celery Juice ��� Who would have Thought!

If you're looking to keep your veins healthy and blood pressure low, celery may be your savior. The super-food is filled with Vitamins A, B and C, as well as loads of potassium and good sodium. The vegetable is filled with sodium, however this is not table salt were talking about, the sodium rich ... Continue Reading

Can Wheatgrass Reduce Varicose Veins?

Wheatgrass is seen by many to be a miracle cure. A recent article takes a look at all of the various ailments that wheatgrass can reportedly cure including sinus infections, wounds and inflammation in the ears. However, the article also points out that scientific studies haven't really concluded tha ... Continue Reading

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