Keep your veins healthy this summer by following these simple tips.
As spring approaches, the thought of exposing your legs in shorts or skirts can be scary. While varicose veins affect many, certain groups many be more at-risk of developing unsightly, uncomfortable varicose veins. Before we dive into the specifics of which groups are more prone to venous disease, what exactly are varicose veins? Varicose veins […]
Sitting and standing for long periods of time are both common causes of varicose veins and venous insufficiency. Whether you sit at a desk or are a checkout clerk for 8 hours a day, there is one thing in common: they could be putting you at risk for venous insufficiency. Venous insufficiency is a condition […]
What is restless leg syndrome? Restless leg syndrome, also known as RLS, is a condition where your legs are uncomfortable, especially when sitting or lying down. It affects both men and women and can occur at any age. Symptoms Many people who suffer from restless leg syndrome find it difficult to describe their symptoms. They […]
Compression therapy is a non-invasive way to address the uncomfortable symptoms that often accompany spider and varicose veins. After a treatment at Advanced Vein Center, we always encourage patients to wear medical-grade compression stockings to aid in healthy blood flow, improve results and reduce the risk of complications from their procedures. The bottom line – […]
Spider veins, also known as telangiectasias, are networks of red, blue or purple lines that appear on the surface of the skin. They commonly occur on the legs, but can also make an appearance on the abdomen, face and other parts of the body. Fortunately, in most cases, spider veins are painless. Despite what you […]