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Spider Veins on Ankles and How To Treat Them

Spider Veins on Ankles and How To Treat Them

Do you have clusters of red, blue, or purple veins on your ankles or feet? Are these veins thin and close to the surface of the skin? If so, it sounds like you have spider veins. Many people come to our vein center asking about the spider veins on their ankles and how...

Vitamins for Healthy Skin

Vitamins for Healthy Skin

What we eat affects our skin's appearance as much as the products we use regularly. Therefore, it's important to make sure that you eat healthy foods that contain the following vitamins for healthy skin. Vitamin D Most people think that you can only get vitamin D...

Does Health Insurance Cover Varicose Vein Treatment?

Does Health Insurance Cover Varicose Vein Treatment?

Do you feel leg pain from varicose veins? Are you embarrassed to wear shorts or a bathing suit because of the varicose veins on your thighs? If so, treatment is available. But will your health insurance cover your varicose vein treatment? Medical Necessity vs Cosmetic...

The Benefits of Pumpkin for Your Skin

The Benefits of Pumpkin for Your Skin

While you are likely familiar with all of the ways to eat this versatile veggie, did you know pumpkin also greatly benefits the skin?

How the Summer Heat Affects Your Veins

How the Summer Heat Affects Your Veins

Summer is here! It’s the time of year to go to the beach, hike, or simply enjoy relaxing on your deck. Throughout the season, your first concern may be the sun’s effect on your skin. But, did you know how seriously the summer heat affects your veins?

A Comprehensive Guide to Leg Ulcers

A Comprehensive Guide to Leg Ulcers

This blog covers the first signs of leg ulcers and both medical and at-home treatments. We'll discuss why it's important to examine the underlying causes and how to reduce and prevent their frequency. An ulcer is an open sore on your skin. Ulcers can affect any area...

Everything About CVI Explained

Everything About CVI Explained

This blog covers the basics of venous insufficiency a precursor for chronic vein insufficiency( CVI). It also goes into detail about the symptoms, causes and common treatments of CVI. Over 40% of people in the United States have chronic venous insufficiency. Early...

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