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Debunking the Myths Surrounding Vein Disease

You should not believe everything you find on the internet, and the same can be said for medical conditions. There is a lot to be said about vein disease, and much of it found online is false. Help yourself out by understanding the difference between the facts and myths surrounding vein disease. Vein Disease is… Read More

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Lymphedema Prevention

One of the most important systems in your body does not get talked about enough. Your lymphatic system is a critical link of lymph vessels and lymph nodes found across the body. The cells inside our bodies secrete extra water, protein, fats, and waste materials which are collected into our lymph vessels. The fluid is… Read More

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All About the Vascular Study

Vein disease can be an issue that develops if precautions are not taken. Luckily, there are a variety of ways to evaluate your veins before issues arise. One simple way to do just that is with a vascular study. What is a Vascular Study? You can check the blood flow in your veins with a… Read More

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Simple Spider Vein Removal at St. Louis Laser Veins

One of the most common forms of vein disease we treat every year is spider veins. These thin and twisty veins can ruin confidence in how we look as they slowly appear across our legs, ankles, and face. At the St. Louis Laser Vein Center, we offer simple spider vein removal that are easy on… Read More

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3 Risk Factors for Varicose Veins

When it comes to vein disease, there are a variety of risk factors that can increase the likelihood of you developing issues. The same can be said for varicose veins, one of the most common forms of vein disease. Varicose veins often appear as large and twisted veins, typically on your legs. These are often… Read More

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Why Choose the Laser Vein Center for Your Vein Treatment?

When you are looking for vein treatment for your vein disease, you now have a variety of options to choose from. Many different vein treatment centers now exist, offering their own form of treatment and therapy. However, not all treatment centers are created equal; not all provide the same level of service. At the Laser… Read More

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Possible Link Between Height & Varicose Veins

Many people see greater height as a positive, often wishing they were taller. While some people may feel they were dealt the “short end of the stick,” so to speak, being tall is not always better. Stanford University School of Medicine recently conducted a research study with over 400,000 individuals to determine if there is… Read More

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3 Low Impact Exercises for Vein Health

Keeping up your health is a great way to avoid any future problems with your veins. Diet and exercise play a large role in overall health and can be especially important for your veins as well. Those suffering from vein issues can have greater difficulty following through on daily exercises. Fortunately, several low impact exercises… Read More

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Eating Your Way to Healthy Veins

Eating well is one of the best ways to improve your overall health. Similar to other health conditions, a healthy diet can even help improve your ailing vein health. Even if you have developed vein disease, you can start the road to recovery and healthy veins with a few easy steps involving your diet. Why… Read More

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Deep Vein Thrombosis: Prevention and Treatment Options

We can develop a variety of symptoms from vein disease over our lifetime. Deep vein thrombosis is perhaps one of the deadliest symptoms of vein disease if left untreated. What may start as a simple blood clot can develop into more significant concerns such as a pulmonary embolism. Identifying the causes of deep vein thrombosis… Read More

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