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Getting rid of varicose veins treatments that work
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Getting rid of varicose veins treatments that work

Varicose veins refer to enlarged, swollen and twisted veins that occur when the valves in veins allow blood to flow in the wrong direction or pooling of blood in the leg. The varicose veins appear bulging and blue or purple on the surface of the skin. This disease is very disturbing – mentally and physically...

Valves and their importance Treatment of varicose veins
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Valves and their importance Treatment of varicose veins

Veins play an essential role in the body. Veins carry blood from the legs to the heart. Valves in veins are a flap-like structure that regulates and maintains the direction of the blood flow throughout the body. The valves’ main job is to keep the blood moving in the correct path that is towards the...

When to worry about varicose veins?
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When to worry about varicose veins?

Varicose veins are not such a life-threatening or dangerous issue, but if it is left as such without any treatment, further, it could lead to more severe conditions. A mild variation of varicose veins is not a thing to worry about. Usually, varicose veins don’t show any symptoms at first, but if the symptoms are...

5 signs that it’s time to treat your varicose veins
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5 signs that it’s time to treat your varicose veins

Varicose veins are quite a common problem. Varicose veins can develop at any age. Most commonly, people consider varicose veins as a cosmetic issue but, it could be more than this. A long term varicose veins or untreated varicose can lead to severe medical conditions, and sometimes, untreated veins can be life-threatening. Varicose veins can...