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Living with Varicose Veins this Summer

From intensified symptoms to leg-baring outfits that can increase self-consciousness, summer can be a tough season for people who suffer from varicose veins. Here are a few tips to help you ease the difficulty of living with varicose veins in the warmer months:
Stay Cool and Hydrated
High heat and dehydration can lead to greater vein dilation, […]

July 26th, 2015|

Pregnancy and Varicose Veins

Varicose vein development during pregnancy is a common occurrence for a number of reasons. First, a pregnant woman’s body produces extra blood to keep the baby healthy. This extra blood adds pressure to blood vessels, especially the ones in the legs that have to work extra hard to battle gravity and carry blood to the […]

July 20th, 2015|

Menopause and Varicose Veins

Menopause can affect the body in a variety of ways. Bones can become brittle, sexual desire can wane, and those blue, bulging veins can appear on the legs. This is all due to decreased production by the ovaries of the hormones estrogen and progesterone. The drop in these hormones may cause the walls of the […]

June 23rd, 2015|Tags: , |

Best Foods to Combat Varicose Veins

As we age, varicose veins can begin to appear in the lower extremities as these veins weaken, causing blood to pool and the walls of these veins to bulge. Several factors can affect this condition, including genes, obesity, pregnancy and long periods of time sitting or standing. Nutrition can also play a role. Here are […]

June 16th, 2015|

Exercise and Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are enlarged veins usually visible in the thighs and calves. As we age over time, veins can become weakened and gravity can cause blood to pool in the lower extremities. For many people this is simply a cosmetic matter of unsightly veins, but for others, this condition can cause itching around the vein, […]

June 9th, 2015|Tags: , |

Regular Movement for Vascular Health

The American lifestyle has become more and more sedentary, as many people have desk jobs that keep them seated all day, five days a week. And in the evenings and on weekends, people tend to sit in front of their televisions or around a brunch or dinner table, and remain equally inactive. This has dire […]

June 1st, 2015|

Best Type and Amount of Exercise for Cardiovascular Health

Heart disease is the number one killer in the United States. Many factors are to blame, including diet and sedentary lifestyle. Fortunately, a few simple changes to your daily habits can help protect you. No matter what your level of fitness, there is a type of exercise that can benefit your cardiovascular system.

Doctors agree that […]

May 28th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Keeping Your Heart Healthy

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the leading cause of death in The United States. It affects more than 13 million Americans each year, with victims in all racial and ethnic groups and both genders. CAD occurs when the arteries of the heart are damaged, either due to inflammation or plaque build-up and hardening of the […]

May 13th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

National Doctor’s Day

We at USA Vein Clinics join every American whose life has been touched by the care and compassion of a physician.

March 30th, 2015|

USA Vein Clinics Offers Free Vein Screenings

USA Vein Clinics is offering free varicose vein screenings to the general public in all of its offices nationwide from January 19 through January 24.

February 2nd, 2015|