Category: Varicose Veins

5 Daily Habits To Prevent Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are unsightly, and they can cause legs to throb and ache. They appear mostly on the legs due to force of gravity and the pressure of our body weight. Our leg veins have the job of moving blood from the bottom of our body up to the heart, and if the valves in our veins malfunction or become weakened, they don’t move the blood efficiently. As a result blood can pool in our legs, and the veins become stretched, leak or protrude.

There are ways to reduce the risk of this happening with 5 daily habits to prevent varicose veins.

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Is Sclerotherapy Effective in Treating Veins?

Sclerotherapy is an in-office procedure performed at the Flower Mound Vein Center to treat varicose and spider veins. You’ll need to schedule an initial consultation with our vein specialist to determine if this is your best treatment option, but most people are candidates for sclerotherapy and the success rate is high.

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