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How to Improve Your Veins

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Yes, it is possible to improve your veins and even decrease the chance that you’ll develop varicose veins. If you already have varicose veins, you can even lessen their severity and keep them from developing into an even more complicated

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Varicose Eczema: When it Becomes an Urgent Problem

Is Varicose Eczema Serious? Yes, varicose eczema is serious, since it is a warning sign that the skin is being damaged by inflammation. If neglected and left untreated, varicose eczema will inevitably lead to a painful leg ulcer or worse.

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What to Do If You Have Varicose Eczema

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What should you do if you have varicose eczema? First and foremost, you should seek a medical opinion, preferably from a vein specialist. Varicose eczema is considered to be a serious medical condition. You have time to seek proper medical

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Varicose Eczema–How Serious Is It?

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What is Varicose Eczema? Varicose Eczema is an inflamed area of skin on the leg, with distinct color and texture changes. It is caused by a fault in the function of the veins under the skin called superficial venous reflux.

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What to Do If You Think You Have Varicose Veins (When to Seek Non-Surgical Treatment of Varicose Veins)

If you suspect that you have varicose veins or a vein specialist has confirmed the diagnosis already, the next steps are crucial for your vein and overall health. For some people, varicose veins never progress past their current state. However,

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Normal Veins v. Varicose Veins: How to Tell the Difference

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Varicose veins are one of the most common venous issues that people can suffer from. Affecting up to a third of all adults, they can cause enough problems to warrant being able to tell them apart from veins that happen

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5 Things You Need To Know About Spider Veins

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#1 What Spider Veins Are Spider veins, most often in the legs, are vessels visible just under the skin up to 1 mm in size. They are commonly known as thread veins or broken veins. The medical term for spider

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How to Avoid Invasive Varicose Veins Surgery

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Invasive varicose vein surgery is usually necessary to repair severely damaged veins. But how do you know if your varicose veins have progressed that far? Fortunately, there are many types of varicose vein surgery. These types range from minimally invasive

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Top Risk Factors for Chronic Vein Insufficiency

The six chronic vein insufficiency risk factors Many different factors can impact your vein health. Here are the things that can greatly increase the risk of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI): Age: Your veins inevitability weaken as you get older. It’s

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How COVID-19 Affects Veins: What to Look For

In addition to fever, cough, and shortness of breath, symptoms of  COVID-19 can also be associated with the vascular system. How exactly do you recognize how COVID-19 affects veins? Here’s what you need to know. Understanding COVID-19 There are many

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2373 G Road #280
Grand Junction, Colorado. 81505
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Tel: 970-242-VEIN (8346)