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Fall's Cooler Temperatures Make for the Best Time of year to Treat Varicose and Spider Veins

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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Mornings On Fox Segment: Varicose veins and your health

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

Reno Vein Clinic

Vitamin C May Provide Similar Vascular Benefits to Exercise

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


Aronia Berry Wine

It’s berry season and I’m trying a new to me berry this year; Aronia.

The Aronia is native to the Americas, also known as Chokeberry, due to it’s astringency and slightly bitter taste. 325 more words


Compression for Travelers

It’s summer and travel is in the air.  But, one thing that can stop travelers in their tracks and end summer fun and adventures – DVT.  291 more words

Vascular Health

Looking Good Inside and Out

How flexible your blood vessels are affects how well your cells are able to take in much-needed nutrients, how well the vessels handle the pressure of blood pumping through them, and more.  332 more words

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10 Tips for Healthier Veins

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

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