Tag: vein treatment

Should I Be Concerned About Dark Veins?

March 10, 2021 0 Comments
Concerned About Dark Veins?

Have you noticed some dark veins on your legs, arms, or face that you hadn't noticed before? It's not uncommon to be able to see blue veins deep under the skin, but perhaps, your veins have become raised and darker in color. Over time you may have also noticed some other symptoms like heaviness or swelling in your legs or pain around the veins. While these symptoms may just be aesthetically unappealing or uncomfortable, they can also point to underlying health conditions that need to be treated. Let's take a look at what regular changes or factors cause dark veins, and when it's time to be concerned.

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Strengthening Your Veins and Arteries

February 10, 2021 0 Comments
Strengthening Your Veins and Arteries

How much thought do you give to your veins and arteries? You probably exercise because you want to lose weight, build muscle or strengthen your heart. But did you know that your veins and arteries need your attention too? Just like your muscles, your veins and arteries need a workout. When you strengthen them, you may not notice a difference like you would when you work on your back, arms or legs. But that doesn't mean you aren't getting results. However, you may notice when your veins and arteries aren't getting the workout that they need because your legs may swell or feel sore, or you may end up with signs of veinous disease.

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Spider Veins FAQ’s: What You Need to Know

December 22, 2020 0 Comments
Spider Veins FAQs

Spider veins, you know you've got them when you see little purple or red spider webs spread out across your skin. It can be a shock the first time you see a cluster of them but don't worry. These little veins may be unsightly, but they usually don't cause any harm. And they can be removed if you don't want them hanging around on your skin. Want to know more about spider veins and spider vein removal? We're here to answer your spider veins FAQs.

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Are Varicose Veins Dangerous? Here’s What You Need to Know

June 23, 2020 0 Comments
Are Varicose Veins Dangerous?

Varicose veins. If you don't already have them, there's a one in four chance that you'll get them. At last count, nearly one-quarter of Americans have varicose veins— that's over 40 million people. Women are 50% more likely to suffer from this incurable condition. And if you have a family member who has or had varicose veins, you are 90% more likely to develop them yourself. Seeing these bulging twisted veins pop up under your skin can be unsettling. They definitely put a blight on a smooth, even skin tone, but when you see one pop up, it's also natural to ask, "Are varicose veins dangerous?"

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