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Laser Treatment & Surgeries for Varicose Veins

If your varicose veins are causing extreme pain, blood clots or skin problems, there are a number of innovative vein procedures available at Siragusa Vein & Laser. We invite you to call and meet our vein physician in Nashville to learn more about the available treatments...
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How Birth Control Makes Your Leg Veins Worse

Birth control pills have been available to women for over 60 years. Taken once daily, these oral contraceptives are an easy way to prevent an unwanted pregnancy. Unfortunately, they also have side effects. Long-term users of hormonal birth control pills have a higher risk of...
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Should You See A Phlebologist or Dermatologist for Your Leg Vein Treatment?

Spider and varicose veins can often be seen through the skin. They can be both uncomfortable and unsightly. While many people think of the dermatologist first when considering treatments that affect their appearance, this doctor isn’t always the correct one to go to. For...
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Newly Pregnant? Here’s How Your Veins Will Be Affected in Coming Months

During pregnancy, your body goes through an astounding array of changes. This can include developing varicose veins, swollen blood vessels that rise up about the surface of the skin. Up to 40% of women experience varicose veins during pregnancy. In most cases, they are harmless....
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Does Alcohol Make Varicose Veins Worse?

Varicose veins often appear due to a sedentary lifestyle, poor diet, and history of smoking, which all impact the health of the circulatory system. Alcohol is another likely culprit even though it doesn’t get as much attention as the other leading causes. All it takes is a...
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Does Smoking Marijuana Cause Varicose Veins?

As marijuana is now legal in many states across the country, more and more people are using the substance regularly. While smoking marijuana is considered relatively safe for most people, there can be some negative side effects. When it comes to smoking weed, you may be wondering...
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Do Varicose Vein Creams and Vitamins Work

Do Varicose Vein Creams and Vitamins Work?

The beauty market is absolutely saturated in varicose vein creams, vitamins, and pills. They all come in fancy packaging covered in big promises, designed to give you hope that they will work. Unfortunately, that’s simply not the case since those formulas cannot get to the root...
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When to Treat Spider Veins Before Your Wedding

With your big day well on the way, you undoubtedly want to look and feel your very best. So, as a part of your preparations, you might be thinking about getting spider vein treatment before your wedding. With that move, you can kiss those annoyingly visible veins goodbye and...
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