Varicose Veins 101: Contributing Factors

“What caused my varicose veins?” This is one of the most common questions asked by patients who have been diagnosed with the condition. In our previous post, we went into detail about the physiological causes of varicose veins, but in this discussion, we’ll be...

Varicose Veins 101: What Are They?

At this point, you may not even know them by name. Right now, you might just recognize them as those dark purple or blue veins on your calves or thighs. Or perhaps you have veins that are twisted and bulging above skin level. If so, there’s a chance you may have...