Vein Health & Exercise: Identifying the Right Activities

Vein Health & Exercise: Identifying the Right Activities

There’s one common tip given to everyone looking to be in better health: exercise. This tip is often given to those with varicose or spider veins. However, exercise comes in many forms and you may wonder, which exercises should I do? Which forms of physical activity will have the best impact on my veins and my overall health? The vascular physicians in Orlando at Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center suggest exercise for venous health but want to differentiate between exercises that can help or harm venous insufficiency. What Makes an Exercise Good or Bad for Veins? In order to answer this question, let’s first take a look at what […]

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Vein Care

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Vein Care

Have you experienced issues with your veins and thought, “I’ll handle this later?” We’d recommend seeking out treatment sooner rather than later. When you first notice a venous issue, you may be inclined to ignore it because you don’t think it’s a serious issue. Or there may be other concerns, such as the cost of treatment and recovery time. The vascular surgeons in Orlando at Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center suggest that it’s better for your long-term health to seek out treatment when you notice the first signs of an issue. There are several reasons to not ignore vascular care issues when you first notice them. Care is Typically […]

Horse Chestnut: The New Medication You Don’t Know About

Horse Chestnut: The New Medication You Don’t Know About

Besides seeking out treatment from a vascular physician in Orlando, those with venous insufficiencies may also wonder what types of supplements they can take in order to improve their venous health. They may tend to worry whether certain supplements are prescription or homeopathic. One new medication, horse chestnut, is a homeopathic way to boost your venous health—and it’s one that’s rarely talked about. The Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center’s vein specialists would like to share the ways horse chestnut can help improve the current state of your venous health. First, let’s look at what horse chestnut does. Fights Blood Pooling Horse chestnut seeds and leaves are packed with many […]