Varicose veins are a common problem, affecting up to 25 million Americans, according to the American Society for Vascular Surgery. Sometimes, varicose veins are painless and present little more than an unsightly nuisance. But varicose veins are a part of chronic venous insufficiency disease (CVI), a disorder that causes blood to pool up in distended … Read More!
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Here’s a look at our most popular wintertime treatments, and why. Body Contouring Have you heard the saying that bikini-ready bodies are made in the winter? Well, it’s true! While CoolSculpting® can safely and effectively be performed year round, many clients opt for wintertime treatments because it gives them months to get the results they … Read More!
Veins get a bum rap. We only notice them when they’re not working properly (i.e., varicose veins), but our veins are all-star workhorses for the body, unrelenting blood circulators that keep us alive and well. Our underappreciated vessels are actually super cool. Here are some interesting facts related to our blood vessels. Brain freeze starts … Read More!
While almost everyone knows about varicose veins, a common symptom of vein disorders, many are not aware of the more subtle symptoms of venous insufficiency. Does the skin on your legs ever burn, itch, or alter in color or texture for no expected reason? Do your legs frequently ache or throb with pain, or feel … Read More!
People love to offer well-intentioned advice about common health concerns. Unfortunately, they usually end up spreading more misinformation than truth. Varicose veins are a perfect example of a health issue that remains widely misunderstood. Here are a few of the most common vein myths we hear: Myth #1: Running causes varicose veins. The symptoms of … Read More!