Home Remedies for Varicose Veins: Truth or Fraud?

June 7, 2017Blog No Comments The best medicine is disease prevention. Developing healthy habits is essential to a long and healthy life, and ideally will reduce doctor visits. Nature is abundant with life-sustaining elements, but, applied in the wrong context, natural remedies can be ineffective or even harmful. When it comes to naturally curing diseases like varicose veins, the Internet [...]
From the Inside Out: How Internal Venous Disease Affects Leg Appearance

From the Inside Out: How Internal Venous Disease Affects Leg Appearance

April 27, 2017Blog No Comments May-Thurner syndrome results from the right common iliac artery compressing the left common iliac vein. The iliac veins combine into the inferior vena cava to carry blood from the pelvis and lower limbs back to the heart. With the right common iliac artery crossing the left common vein north of the pelvis, the left iliac [...]
Confronting Ethical Dilemmas in Healthcare

Confronting Ethical Dilemmas in Healthcare

March 13, 2017Blog No Comments

The paradox of modern existence lies in the illusion of simplicity. We are told that the faster the more efficient, the newer the better and the easier the wiser. Yet, this appealing narrative creates and conceals negative side effects. “False advertising” and “scam” are now rampant terms, but their connotation remains commercial. We seldom think … Read More

Treating Spider Veins vs Varicose Veins

November 21, 2016Blog

If you are wondering about treatments that are available for spider veins vs varicose veins, a good start to a better understanding would be to look at the differences and similarities in the two conditions. Both involve blood vessels that are enlarged and can usually be seen through the skin. Spider veins happen to the … Read More

Symptoms of Pelvic Congestion Syndrome

November 14, 2016Blog

You may have always thought that varicose veins only affected your legs; however, varicose veins can also affect women in a much less obvious place. A condition known as pelvic congestion syndrome involves varicose veins that form in the pelvic region and around the ovaries. As veins begin to bulge deep inside a woman’s body, … Read More

Early Intervention for Post Thrombotic Syndrome

October 24, 2016News

If you suffer from post thrombotic syndrome, you know how frustrating it can be. It all started with a blood clot hidden deep inside your leg. You had no idea you had something that could be a silent killer inside of you until you suffered the symptoms. It began with a deep ache that never … Read More

Make Sure Your Vein Center is IAC Accredited

October 10, 2016News

When you are dealing with spider or varicose veins, it can be extremely frustrating. You can take good care of yourself, watch the amount of sodium in your diet and exercise daily. However, all of those efforts may not be enough to stave off problems with your veins. Your primary care doctor may recommend compression … Read More