If you’ve been putting off treating your varicose veins, the best time to act is now. With summer moving behind us, now is the ideal time of year to say goodbye to unsightly veins. 180 more words
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Dr. Robert Merchant, Vascular Surgeon at the Reno Vein Clinic, stopped by Mornings on Fox 11 to talk about how problematic veins can be.
Varicose veins can be extremely painful and detrimental to a person’s overall health, but Dr. 35 more words
You should exercise. There is copious amounts of data that shows exercise in any of its many, wondrous forms can reduce your likelihood of life-threatening illnesses like cardiovascular disease and some types of cancer, but if you can’t exercise, our old cold-bustin’, antioxidant-burstin’ buddy, Vitamin C, may be able to pick up some of the slack, vascularly. 184 more words
People with healthy veins run faster. I think it was Hippocrates who said “Sick veins, slow a’going.” Maybe not. As you may or may not know, nitric oxide is produced in the endothelial lining of the veins, and nitric oxide is a signaling agent that widens blood vessels, allowing more blood to get to the skeletal muscles. 356 more words