The Heat Is On Your Veins This Summer!

mature woman climbing out of the swimming pool

Heat and Varicose Veins A couple minutes outside in July and August can leave you wanting to find the nearest air conditioning, but varicose veins hate the sweltering temperatures as much as you. Varicose veins occur when a vein valve ceases to function as it should. Blood isn’t properly pumped through your circulatory systems and […]

Varicose Veins: Not Just a Women’s Problem

man's legs with varicose veins

For Ladies Only…not. If you’re like most guys, you figure that varicose veins are a woman’s problem. Certainly nothing you have to worry about. Right? Think again.As many as 56 percent of men suffer from varicose veins, according to British research. Risk factors include family history of varicose veins, obesity, sedentary lifestyle, smoking, and prolonged […]