A blood clot in the leg, known as deep vein thrombosis, can lead to serious medical consequences, including a pulmonary embolism. Fortunately, DVT is preventable.
Varicose veins and spider veins share many of the same risk factors, causes, and treatment options.
Heat aggravates the symptoms of varicose veins, but there are ways to keep comfortable even as temperatures rise. As temperatures rise in the summer months, symptoms of varicose veins often increase, too.
Are those legs twitches that have been keeping you up at night caused by your varicose veins? Up to 10% of the U.S. population suffers from Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), a condition marked by involuntary leg twitches and movements.
Diet plays a surprisingly large role in preventing your varicose veins from worsening over time.