High Blood Pressure and Vein Problems

High Blood Pressure and Vein Problems

Does High Blood Pressure Cause Varicose Veins? High blood pressure is a big deal, because your blood flows to every part of your body. Having high blood pressure has been linked to stroke, aneurysms, heart failure, heart attack, and chronic kidney disease. But an even...
Daily Habits That Can Cause Varicose Veins

Daily Habits That Can Cause Varicose Veins

What Can Cause Varicose Veins? When you discover a prominent vein on your leg, you might be left wondering how it got there. Moreover, you’re probably wondering if there was anything you could have done to prevent it or, at the very least, prevent it from getting...
The Best Treatment for Spider Veins

The Best Treatment for Spider Veins

Spider veins are small blood vessels that twist and turn under the skin’s surface giving them a red or blue appearance. Many people develop spider veins as part of the natural ageing and growth process, while some development is attributed to lifestyle factors, like...
The Best Treatment for Varicose Veins

The Best Treatment for Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are veins that have broken, twisted, or swollen, which makes them highly visible under the skin. Not only do these veins bulge from the skin, but they can cause swelling in the legs, muscle cramps, and pain after long periods of static sitting or...
Summer Time & Your Veins

Summer Time & Your Veins

Summertime is in the air, and your summer wardrobe is begging to see past those winter jackets. Think swimsuits, denim shorts, sandals, and sundresses. But for those of us who struggle with veins, feeling confident in these summer staples isn’t always easy, never mind...
Can Varicose Veins Come Back After Removal?

Can Varicose Veins Come Back After Removal?

Modern varicose vein treatments like endovenous laser treatment (EVLT) are highly effective but unfortunately, some patients experience recurrent varicose veins after treatment. There are many potential causes of varicose vein recurrence, including not undertaking a...