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!
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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!
First, the good news: The cold weather can actually help your veins. Lower temperatures can help to shrink veins, promoting blood flow and better circulation. (Compare this to warmer weather, when heat can cause veins to swell and cramp.) But even though the cold weather is not all bad, this time of year can also … Read More!
Veins are the workhorses of the body — tireless transporters of blood and vital nutrients throughout the body. But as important as they are, veins aren’t very well understood, are they? How much do you know about your veins? Find out by taking our quiz! TRUE or FALSE: 1. Brain freeze is a myth. Drinking … Read More!
How well do you know your veins? Take our quiz to see you measure up. TRUE or FALSE? If you can’t see them, they aren’t a problem. False! Some people think that varicose veins are primarily just a cosmetic issue, but this is far from the truth! Varicose veins often cause pain and discomfort, including … Read More!