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The Cycle of Cellulitis and Lymphedema

On its own, lymphedema is an uncomfortable, and at times painful condition which develops when your lymphatic system fails to function properly. This failure results in lymphatic fluid collecting in the soft tissue of the legs, arms, or hands with associated swelling, heaviness and discomfort. As lymphedema worsens it impacts your health, quality of life and increases your risk of cellulitis. Cellulitis is a...

Super Easy Ways to Get Flawless Legs

With our busy modern-day schedules, can be hard to get in a good work out. However, by working these quick and easy exercises into your daily routine, you can start your journey to flawless or nearly flawless legs that look good and feel great. Help keep your legs venous disease free and beautifully sculpted with these fast, simple, and lifestyle-friendly fitness tips.

Travel Tips for Healthy Circulation

Long flights and road trips come with extensive to do lists and the anticipation of making great memories with friends and family. As you plan your next trip, forgive us for adding just a few more boxes to your checklist. Following our travel tips for healthy circulation can help prevent leg pain or a life threatening blood clot from ruining your vacation.

What Causes Spider Veins?

Spider veins, thin visible veins that sometimes resemble a spider web, are largely a cosmetic concern that doesn’t require medical treatment. However, could your spider veins be a signal of underlying venous disease? What causes spider veins and how can we use these small, superficial veins to diagnose, treat, or even prevent more serious venous health concerns? In this article, we will explore the...

Testicular Varicose Veins: Symptoms, Risks, and Treatment

Let’s admit it, men often find it difficult to ask for help when we need it, delaying the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of many medical conditions. While men are less likely than women to develop venous disease in their legs, those men who do often put off seeing a physician about their concerns. The testicle and scrotum are a part of the male anatomy that...

Top Tips for Great Legs

You want your legs to look good and feel great. With swimsuit and shorts season upon us, the appearance of your legs is likely at the top of your mind. If you want great legs that look strong, healthy, and even sexy, follow our top tips for great legs and our Better Veins for Life® principles here at Vein Specialists of the South in Downtown...