Varicose Veins and Pregnancy: The Perks of Motherhood

Does pregnancy cause varicose veins and venous insufficiency?  Absolutely! According to the vascular surgeons at the Central Florida Vein and Vascular Center, the Orlando area’s premier vein care specialists, pregnancy is the number one cause of varicose veins and venous insufficiency. What Are Varicose Veins? The main purpose of normal veins is to return blood […]

Fact or Fiction: Debunking Varicose Vein Myths

Despite how common varicose veins are, there are many myths and misunderstandings surrounding them. For many, the causes and symptoms of varicose veins are shrouded in mystery—until they actually have this type of venous insufficiency. Then, the reality starts to become clearer. However, the vascular physicians in Orlando at Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center […]

Protecting Yourself from Harmful Impacts of Desk Jobs

If you work at a desk job, you’ve likely heard that sitting at a desk for eight hours a day isn’t ideal for your health. If you haven’t heard about it, you’ve probably felt it: a stiff back, a stiff neck, and the need to get up and stretch. Office spaces are becoming increasingly aware […]

Determining Your Risk for Spider Veins

Spider veins are common. Unfortunately, being a common occurrence doesn’t make them enjoyable. These spider veins appear as spindly, branch-like bursts of purple or red veins visible just under the skin. While they’re rarely a serious health concern, many find them unappealing. There are a few ways that you can determine your risk of developing […]

Varicose Veins and Pregnancy

When you think of pregnancy symptoms, what comes to mind? Morning sickness may be the first thing you think of, but there’s another common implication of pregnancy: varicose veins. These bulging veins most often appear on the legs and can be a source of discomfort. But why do these varicose veins, a sign of venous […]

Managing the Summer Temperatures and Your Veins

Florida summers are unpleasant. The heat skyrockets, and every moment outside becomes unbearable; even a 15-minute walk can leave someone drenched in sweat. While every Florida resident struggles to keep cool, these high temperatures are even more uncomfortable for those with varicose veins. If you have varicose veins, you may be wondering how to prevent […]

How to Remove Spider Veins

Spring is here, and rising temperatures means it’s time for cooler clothes. However, for those with spider veins, the thought of pulling those shorts out of the closet could be met with feelings of self-consciousness instead of excitement. These spindly, visible veins can cause many to lose confidence in their legs and cover themselves up. […]

These Lifestyle Changes Prevent Varicose Veins From Getting Worse

Many find varicose veins to be unpleasant. These dark, bumpy veins are highly visible under the skin and can be painful, itchy, and very irritating. Fortunately, there’s no need to feel as though you have to stick with varicose veins—many noninvasive treatment options are available to help you get rid of the veins. These options […]

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