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Varicose Vein & Health Problems

When you see people walking around with ropey, discolored or bulging varicose veins, don’t join that group by ignoring vein problems. Let them inspire you to seek minimally-invasive, nearly painless varicose vein treatment from your local vein center. Neglecting to...
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How Do You Know If You Have a Blood Clot in Your Leg or Not?

While a blood clot may not sound life-threatening, when it develops in your leg in the deep veins and you leave it untreated, it can cause a pulmonary embolism (PE) where the clot detaches and travels up to your lungs. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
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What happens when you have an aneurysm in the stomach?

Abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) occur in about 4 percent to 8 percent of the population, becoming much more prevalent among people over age 65, and especially among older males. Although they’re not terribly uncommon, they’re still easy to “overlook,” often causing no symptoms...
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Can You Fix a Collapsed Vein?

A collapsed vein may sound scary, but that’s not always true. In some cases, vein collapse is intentional. Your vascular surgeon may collapse diseased veins as part of your varicose vein treatment. Your vein doctor may collapse these discolored, bulging and malfunctioning...
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How Does Apple Cider Vinegar Help Varicose Veins?

Long before modern medicine, people with health issues turned to herbs and other strategies for their various ills. Some of those older remedies have proved to be more than old wives’ tales, while others have not been supported by research. Here’s what you need to...
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What are the Warning Signs of Deep Vein Thrombosis

A blood clot can save your life by stopping the bleeding after you suffer a substantial cut. A blood clot can be dangerous or even deadly when it develops in a blood vessel. Deep vein thrombosis is a serious condition in which a blood clot develops in a vein deep inside the body....
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Can You Survive an Aortic Aneurysm?

An aortic aneurysm is a very serious and often deadly condition. In fact, an aortic aneurysm was the primary cause of 9,863 deaths in 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The good news is that some people do survive an aortic aneurysm. About...
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What Happens When a Vein Collapses?

Unlike arteries, which must resist the pressure caused by each beat of the heart, veins are subject to collapse. Vein collapse can occur for a variety of reasons and is also a strategy used in varicose vein treatment. Here’s some information about vein collapse, courtesy of...
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