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Is CBD Oil a Cure for Deep Vein Thrombosis?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reveals that each year, as many as 900,000 Americans are affected with deep vein thrombosis (DVT). In some cases, deep vein thrombosis can progress to a pulmonary embolism (PE). Additionally, it is estimated that 60,000 –...
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Foods You Should Avoid When You Have an Aortic Aneurysm

There are many things that can affect the aorta, but to understand how and why, we wanted to break it down for you below. A Little About Aortic Aneurysms Aortic aneurysms are bulges in the walls of your aorta, which is the largest blood vessel in your body. Your aorta moves blood...
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What Is Carotid Artery Stenosis

What Is Carotid Artery Stenosis: Your Medical Guide

Carotid artery stenosis is a serious medical condition. It involves narrowing of major blood vessels prevents oxygen-rich blood from reaching the brain. It can lead to “mini-strokes,” strokes and even death. Mini-strokes and strokes are often the first sign that a person has...
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Vein Expert in Nashville Swollen Legs & Ankles Interview

An Interview with a Vein Expert in Nashville about Swollen Legs & Ankles

One of the most frequent complaints we hear at Siragusa Vein and Laser Center is about swollen legs and ankles. Because there are a lot of questions about this common side effect of vein disease, we’ve asked our own vein expert in Nashville, Dr. Tif Siragusa about swelling. What...
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Vein Expert in Nashville on Vein Health and Diabetes

Vein Expert in Nashville on Vein Health and Diabetes

People with both diabetes and vein disease are at a particularly high risk for skin problems. Keep reading to learn what a vein expert in Nashville says about this abominable combination. What do Hermitage residents need to know about varicose veins and diabetes? There is a...
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How to Prevent Varicose Veins in Nashville

Bad to Sit, Bad to Stand — What Should I do to Prevent Varicose Veins in Nashville?

Many people sit or stand for a long period of time, particularly at work. Some people sit for hours at a desk, on a long commute, or in front of the TV. Others stand at a cash register, waiting tables, or working outdoors. While sitting can be relaxing and standing tends to be...
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Nashville Vascular Doctor: Overweight Damages Veins

Ask a Nashville vascular doctor: I’m Overweight. Am I Damaging my Veins?

One of the major factors that contribute to varicose veins is being overweight or obese. Luckily, a Nashville vascular doctor such as our own Dr. Tif Siragusa and his team can help eliminate problem veins and help you make the changes necessary to maintain healthier leg veins and...
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Vein Care in Nashville: How to Relieve Leg Pain

Vein Care in Nashville: How to Start Getting Relief for Leg Pain

For many people, vein disease can be a much more severe problem than just bulging varicose veins. If you’re currently suffering from complications of vein disease, such as leg pain, bleeding ulcers, and swelling, you know just how uncomfortable dealing with this condition can be....
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