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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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Outdoor Recreational Exercises That Help Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are something that many of us experience. While this condition can cause pain and discomfort, some outdoor recreational exercises may help. However, other activities can actually make varicose veins much worse. Keep reading to learn about the fun exercises that can...
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Visiting a Nashville TN Vein Doctor After Getting Your COVID-19 Vaccine

Vaccines have recently been developed to help slow the spread of COVID-19. While receiving the vaccine helps protect you and others from catching the virus, there are some side effects to consider. As these aren’t typically life-threatening, rare blood clots have formed in some...
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Should You Get a Cosmetic Treatment or Wait a Little Longer?

If you are hoping to get a cosmetic vein treatment, you might be wondering if now is the right time. We have a lot of patients ask, “Can I get a cosmetic treatment right now?” because they are worried about COVID precautions. We will look at whether you should get your cosmetic...
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Removing Your Varicose Veins At Home, Can It Be Done?

Nobody Likes Varicose Veins, Here’s How to Get Rid of Them Having varicose veins can affect the way you feel about how you look. You might wear longer pants to avoid having these veins show. This vein problem can also lead to soreness and other symptoms that make you feel...
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