Is Ankle and Leg Swelling ‘Normal’?

August 15, 2017ankle swelling, Vascular Diseases
Ankle and leg swelling are such a common ailment among the middle aged and elderly that some may be tempted to dismiss them as normal. While it is true that these issues are common, they should not be dismissed as innocuous. According to the spectrum of vein disorders, swollen legs and ankles would be a [...]

Varicose Veins: Top 5 Questions To Ask Your Doctor

July 25, 2017Blog, Sclerotherapy, Spider Veins, Tips, Varicose Veins
Technological progress in the domain of venous disease has revolutionized and simplified vascular surgery, but unfortunately opened the door for poorly trained physicians to enter the field. What is being observed is a rampant deregulation of vein disease treatment. Doctors who do not have the proper credentials market themselves as experts and use dubious methods [...]

Home Remedies for Varicose Veins: Truth or Fraud?

June 7, 2017Blog, Home Remedies, Spider Veins, Tips, Treatment, Tutorials, Varicose Veins
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 [...]

Confronting Ethical Dilemmas in Healthcare

March 13, 2017Blog, Ethics, News

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