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Can Losing Weight Help Varicose Veins?

Cardiologists, orthopedic surgeons, pulmonologists and many other physician groups know carrying extra weight puts a strain on your heart, muscles, bones and lungs. It also puts you at an increased risk for diabetes, infertility, arthritis and depression.

Do Home Remedies for Spider Veins Work?

Spider veins are unsightly and unwelcome. The worst part, spider veins do not discriminate! They affect men and women of any age.  Despite effective non-invasive treatment options, many people try at-home remedies before visiting a vein specialists of phlebologist.  The million-dollar question is: do home remedies for spider veins work , or should you skip the DIY and head straight to a specialist? Below are...

Celebrities Who Died From Blood Clots

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a clot that forms deep in a vein, typically in your leg. If the DVT clot breaks free and travels through your bloodstream it creates a life-threatening blockage in your lungs known as a pulmonary embolism (PE). In the US someone dies from a PE every five minutes. Blood clots can happen to anyone, including a few notable celebrities whom you may recognize.