Are Diabetes and Vein Disease Directly Related?

Diabetes and Vein Disease Although Diabetes and Vein Disease are not directly linked, but they are related! According to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes is one of the most prevalent conditions affecting Americans with more than 29.1 million, or 9.3 percent of the overall population, being diagnosed with the disease and 1.4 million new cases […]

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Skin Disease Vs Vein Disease

Symptoms of skin disease and vein disease can sometimes overlap as itching, redness and pain, which can be due to one or the other. It’s important to become informed on the differences between skin disease and vein disease, because on the surface they are difficult to differentiate.   When it’s vein disease: Chronic venous insufficiency […]

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Importance of Compression Stockings for Leg Health

    Maintaining the health of your legs is very important especially if you are more susceptible to vein disease. Preventative measures such as the use of compression stockings to support blood circulation can be an easy way to be proactive about your leg vein wellness. Poor blood circulation can lead to a number of […]

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Leg Swelling and Summer Heat

  The summer is a season meant for celebrating. The warmer temperatures offer ample opportunity to have friends and family over to share stories over pool time, barbeque and ice cold drinks. But while many will be spending the summer having fun, some will be worried about the uncomfortable side effects the summer temperatures will […]

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Is Your Leg Pain Venous Insufficiency?

Figuring out if the leg pain you’re experiencing is a short-lived issue or a hint at a larger underlying problem can be difficult. If you’re experience leg pain, does it last only for a few hours or is it a reoccurring issue? Did the pain follow a specific activity such as exercising or after standing/sitting […]

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Importance of Compression Stockings for Leg Health

  Maintaining the health of your legs is very important especially if you are more susceptible to vein disease. Preventative measures such as the use of compression stockings to support blood circulation can be an easy way to be proactive about your leg vein wellness. Poor blood circulation can lead to a number of health […]

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Heart Health and Vein Disease in Legs

Many patients have asked if the vein health issues, such as Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI), are a sign of an underlying heart issue. This is a fair assumption as the heart is designed to pump blood through out bodies to supply oxygen and other nutrients to the tissues, and our veins work to ensure proper […]

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Avoid Gimmicky Creams and Effectively Treat Your Vein Disease

Individuals living with varicose veins not only have to deal with leg pain but there’s also the issue of visible, twisted and bulging veins. In search of the answer, some my look to topical creams and ointments for a quick, easy and inexpensive solution to their problem. But do these products actually work and restore […]

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Vein Disease and Travel

  Before heading out on your next summer vacation, let’s take a moment to talk about vein health and how travel can affect your legs. Whether you’ll be hitting the beach of taking a long flight to your destination you should be aware of how you can keep your vein disease symptoms in check.   […]

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How Vein Treatments Can Improve Your Daily Life

  About 50 to 55 percent of women and 40 to 45 percent of men in the United States suffer with some type of vein issue. Varicose veins affect half of the population 50 years and older and 15 to 25 percent of all adults. Symptoms of varicose veins directly affects the lives of those living with […]

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Swimming Can Help Your Varicose Veins!

Varicose veins affect more than 40 million Americans each year. Dealing with the pain of the unruly veins in the legs can put a serious damper on the quality of life of those dealing with the condition. Visible side effects of varicose veins are gnarled, swollen and twisted veins that can have a blue or […]

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Get Independence from Your Varicose Veins

Living with varicose veins, those lumpy, bulging, lines on your legs, can be both embarrassing and painful. Declare independence from your symptoms this fourth of July by learning about how you can treat your vein health issues.   Varicose veins are a result of improper blood circulation They affect approximately three million Americans each year, […]

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