You know those little red veins around your nose or on your cheeks? Did you know that they are officially called telangiectasia? This common condition occurs when tiny blood vessels cause threadlike lines or patterns on the skin. These patterns, or telangiectases, often form in clusters, and they can also be called spider veins because … Read More!
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The last few months have been uniquely challenging across the globe. We are infinitely grateful for our community and for the brave helpers on the front lines. But we are also mindful of the hardships many of you are facing as the result of this pandemic. If you’re feeling stressed or overwhelmed these days, we’d … Read More!
For too many of us, summertime is synonymous with self-consciousness. We know this from personal experience, because we all worry to some extent about certain aspects of our appearance. It’s part of being human! But here’s another idea: Imagine feeling free as a bird at the beach in your bathing suit. Can you see yourself … Read More!
The season for shorts and bathing suits is right around the corner, which is usually an exciting thing! We don’t know about you, but we’re ready to be done with the chill of winter. But if you have numerous or noticeable spider veins, you may not feel the same excitement. Here at Chesapeake Vein Center … Read More!
Much like spiders themselves, no one enjoys seeing spider veins – most of all on your own self! And yet, it happens to the best of us. The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery says that more than 40% of women have some form of varicose vein condition including spider veins, and the likelihood of getting … Read More!