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Your Old Veins

As you age, so do your veins. The years of pressure from high heels, being overweight, and lack of exercise takes a toll on your leg veins. Many people believe that the pain in their legs is just a side effect of growing old. However, this may not always be the case. Varicose veins may have deve ... Continue Reading

Yoga as a Treatment for Varicose Veins

People who are interested in alternative healing methods for problems such as varicose veins typically turn to a combination of the right kinds of foods and the right types of exercise. Yoga has long been hailed as one of the best methods of treating varicose veins. But, does it work? The thing abo ... Continue Reading

Yoga For Varicose Vein Prevention

We put a lot of emphasis on providing information about varicose vein treatment. Treatment is obviously important both for cosmetic reasons and because varicose veins can be symptoms of additional health problems in the body. However, it should be noted that prevention is always preferred over treat ... Continue Reading

You May Not Need Traditional Vein Treatment

If you're having problems with unsightly veins, you've probably sought out (or are at least thinking about seeking out) a vein treatment doctor. That's a good first step in finding out what your options are for vein treatment. A good doctor will take a look at the problems that you are presenting wi ... Continue Reading

Witch Hazel as a Topical Treatment for Varicose Veins

People who are interested on natural medicines may be interested in the use of witch hazel to treat the pain associated with varicose veins. This is not something that is medically proven but something that fans of alternative medicine say is useful. Witch hazel reported has the ability to tighten t ... Continue Reading

Would Pregnant Man Have to Worry About Varicose Veins?

If you've been following the news lately then you know that there's a man out there who claims that he is pregnant. No one is sure yet whether he's telling the truth or it's all a hoax but the basic reality is that the situation that he is describing could be medically possible - although rare. The ... Continue Reading

Words the Describe Varicose Veins

We all know what varicose veins are (more or less anyway). Given a lineup, we could pick out the legs that were suffering from varicose veins. But that doesn't mean that we completely understand what it's like to have varicose veins. Following are some of the words that can be used to describe varic ... Continue Reading

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

Women's Health Answers Varicose Vein Questions

and so can we ... One of the best resources for women who are seeking basic information about the health problems that concern them is The National Women's Health Information Center, a subsection of the United States Government's Department of Health and Human Services. This site answers many of th ... Continue Reading

Wives Tales or Truth?

For years the claim buzzing around the ears of many women is that varicose veins are induced by crossing your legs. Is this an old wives tail or is there some validity to the claims? By age 50 a large percentage of men and women are said to develop gnarled, ropy and unattractive varicose or spider v ... Continue Reading

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