When to Worry About Varicose Veins?
Varicose veins are a common problem that can cause discomfort, pain, and even disability in some cases. These are swollen, twisted veins that usually appear on the legs and feet. They are caused by weakened valves in the vein walls that allow blood to pool and create bulging. Thank you for reading this post, don't forget […]read more
4 Minimally Invasive Types of treatments for Varicose Veins
Varicose veins are a common occurrence in adults, occurring when the valves of your veins fail towork properly and allow blood to pool in them. This pooling causes the vein walls to become swollenand twisted – leading to unpleasant symptoms such as aching legs, heaviness, throbbing, crampingand swelling. The condition can affect any age group, […]read more
Will Varicose Vein Treatment Improve My Circulation?
Varicose veins are a common affliction that can lead to various uncomfortable symptoms.Varicose veins appear as large, bulging, twisted veins and can occur in the legs and feet.They can cause discomfort in the form of burning, itching, and throbbing sensations.Varicose vein treatment in Chennai is available to reduce these symptoms and improvecirculation.Thank you for reading this post, […]read more
How Varicose Veins Affect the Skin
Varicose veins are a common, yet sometimes misunderstood condition that affects millions ofpeople around the world. Many people do not understand varicose veins’ impact on the skin,including discoloration, swelling and aching. For those who suffer from varicose veins, it isessential to be aware of how these veins can affect their skin to stay healthy.Thank you […]read more
Ways to Manage Your Varicose Veins
Varicose veins occur when the veins in the human body become enlarged, dilated, and overfilled with blood. The veins appear swollen and raised, have a bluish-purple or red colour and are often painful. It is a common condition in women.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe! Causes of varicose veins Varicose veins […]read more
Is It Safe to Treat Varicose Veins During Pregnancy?
About 40% of pregnant women are affected by varicose veins. There is a high possibility that varicose veins that more commonly appear during pregnancy would regress in the postnatal period.read more
What Causes Varicose Veins to Reoccur After Treatment?
Varicose veins are enlarged, twisted veins that most commonly appear in the legs. They occur when the valves in the veins that help blood flow in one direction fail, causing blood to back up and pool in the vein. It can cause the vein to become enlarged, twisted, and painful. Varicose veins can also lead […]read more
Why do Veins Bulge During Strenuous Exercise
Ever wonder why Veins Bulge during Strenuous Exercise?Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe! If you find yourself with bulging veins after a strenuous workout, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Many people experience this condition, which is caused by the increased pressure on their veins from the added blood flow during exercise. […]read more
Where can varicose veins show up?
Varicose veins are abnormal, enlarged veins. They may be blue or dark purple and are often lumpy, twisted, or bulging. Varicose veins are caused by weakened valves and walls in the veins. It allows blood to flow backwards and pool in the vein, causing it to enlarge. While there are many areas where varicose veins […]read more
What are the symptoms of Pelvic Congestion Syndrome?
Pelvic congestion syndrome (PCS) is a condition of chronic pelvic pain that occurs approximately in one third of all women in their child bearing age. The main reason behind PCS is enlarged veins in the abdomen that has the potential to lead to significant disability. Pain and other symptoms of PCS are caused by veins […]read more
Here are 6 Risk factors for Varicose Veins
Swollen blood vessels which develop in your lower body just under the skin’s surface are called varicose veins. Blood backs up in your veins when your vein walls are thin and your valves aren’t functioning properly. The blue and purple bumps you notice on your legs, feet, or ankles are a result of this. Although […]read more
The Best Compression Stockings for Varicose Veins
Compression stockings play an important role in controlling the symptoms of varicose veins. If the right compression stockings are used in the proper way, the action of squeezing the vessels to make the upward flow of blood easier through legs can prevent the pooling of blood that causes vein issues. Thank you for reading this […]read more
Do These Six Exercises to Help with Varicose Veins Prevention
Exercises to Ease Varicose Veins Blood that accumulates in the legs causes veins to grow or stretch out, which is what is known as varicose veins. You can opt for the best varicose vein treatment in Chennai which will provide the best treatment. You can also engage in moderate exercises that can prevent and treat […]read more
Got Varicose Veins? Thinking if Surgery is the only Option?
With 10 million cases each year, varicose is one of the dominating diseases in India. The bulgy nerves right under the skin of the legs are Varicose veins. They are twisted, swollen blood vessels appearing in blue or purple colours. And the smaller veins around the varicose veins are spider veins. Thank you for reading this […]read more
Know how the treatment to Varicose Veins work
Varicose veins are swollen and twisted veins that you can see just under the skin’s surface. They often appear as lumps or bumps on the skin and can be quite discomforting. Varicose veins can occur in any part of the body but are most common in the legs and feet. Varicose veins can also be […]read more
Varicose Veins and Prominent Veins: Are they the same?
Varicose veins are enlarged blood vessels in the lower body that grow just under the skin’s surface. Blood blocks up in the vein when the vein walls are weak and the valves aren’t operating properly. Varicose veins most commonly occur in the lower legs as a result of standing and walking increasing the pressure in […]read more
How to Avoid Itching Due to Varicose Veins
Varicose veins on legs can be itchy along with other symptoms like heaviness on the legs, dry skin and cramps. Though itching seems to be a strange symptom for a vein problem, understanding how the veins and body system work together makes it easier to avoid itching as a symptom included in best treatment for varicose […]read more
Can varicose veins cause blood clots?
Vascular disease is a broad term that can encompass disorders affecting the arteries, veins, and lymphatic systems. When these systems are compromised, they can no longer carry blood effectively, resulting in varicose veins, spider veins, and other vascular abnormalities. It is estimated that about one-third of the population has some form of vascular disease. Blood […]read more
Varicose Veins: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment
Varicose vein is a very common condition with about 25 percent of all adults having it appear on the lower legs. Varicose veins also known as varicosities occur when veins become enlarged, dilated and overfilled with blood making it typically look like swollen and raised ropes that are bluish-purple or red in colour underneath the […]read more
How can we identify blood clots in blood vessels?
Blood clots are solid masses of blood that form inside the veins. They can occur in any part of the body but are most common in the arms and legs. Blood clots can cause pain, swelling, and redness in the affected area. If a blood clot breaks free from its vein, it can travel through […]read more
Do enlarged veins during exercise indicate bigger problems?
Enlarged Veins The appearance of enlarged veins during exercise could be a sign of varicose veins where blood pools in the dysfunctional surface veins of the leg. Though varicose veins are a common condition, for people who lead an active lifestyle, swollen and enlarged veins caused by poor blood flow in the legs become a […]read more
Compression Therapy for Varicose Veins in Chennai
Compression Therapy for Varicose Veins Veins in the lower leg are more vulnerable to damage over time because they have the incredibly difficult task of pushing blood back up the body to the heart. As compared to other veins, the stress and strain that these veins experience can damage the vein structure and allow blood […]read more
Arteriovenous Malformations – Cause, Prevention & Cure
Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are tangles of blood vessels that cause abnormal artery-to-veinconnections. Incorrectly formed blood vessels disrupt communication between arteries and veins.Arteriovenous malformations are found rarely present in about 1 in 100,000 people. AVMs morecommonly occur in the head, neck and spine. Next in frequency are AVMs of the extremities with anequal distribution between the […]read more
How Does Cold Weather Impact Circulation and Varicose Veins
People who suffer from poor circulation must understand how cold weather can be potentially harmful. Scientists have observed that cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack, stroke, and pulmonary embolism occur more commonly during the winter months, calling it the winter cardiovascular disease phenomenon. In theory, winter should benefit varicose veins because colder temperatures can actually […]read more
Are Vein Treatments Covered by Insurance?
Veins play an integral role in the body’s ability to function well. With advancing age or lifestyle conditions, it is common for vein issues and irregularities to develop. Patients who develop vein irregularities often ponder if treatment is of utmost essential owing to concerns about the affordability of treatment and enquire if the cost of vein […]read more
Is Surgery The Only Option For Varicose Veins?
Varicose vein surgery is among the most commonly performed kinds of surgery. Varicose veins surgery involves surgical removal of the damaged vein altogether. Traditional surgery, for a long time, has been considered the most effective way to remove varicose veins. This surgery has been performed for over a century with the drawback of the long […]read more
Endovenous Laser Therapy for Varicose Veins
Endo Venous Laser Therapy (EVLT) is a new method of treating varicose veins without surgery. While the discolored, bulging look of varicose veins bother a few, others experience itching, pain, and tiredness in their legs. Bleeding, vein hardening, and skin ulcers around the ankle are extreme symptoms that indicate serious vascular disease requiring early venous […]read more
Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment in Chennai
Diabetic foot ulcers are defined as nonhealing or long-lasting chronic skin ulcers in diabetic patients. Anyone who has diabetes can develop a foot ulcer. They occur as an open sore or wound in approximately 15 percent of patients with diabetes and the common location is at the bottom of the foot. About 6% of people who […]read more
Do Veins Come Back After Laser Treatment?
Laser treatment for varicose veins is a less invasive technique to seal off bulging, uncomfortable and damaged veins and it works better than the standard surgery that involves removing the damaged vessels. Simple laser treatments take care of superficial veins that cause spider veins or varicose veins. Endo Venous Laser Treatment (EVLT) is proven to have excellent […]read more
What are the Causes of Pressure Sores?
Bedsores, also called ‘pressure ulcers’ or ‘decubitus ulcers’ or ‘pressure sores’ or just ‘decubitus’ are injuries to the skin and the tissues below it due to prolonged pressure on the skin. One of the main causes of pressure sores is the prolonged pressure that arises due to being in bed for a long time (during […]read more
Painless Treatment of Diabetic Foot Wounds or Ulcers
(Diabetic) foot wounds or ulcers are open sores typically formed on legs of diabetic patients. Ulcers are formed when the skin breaks up and the underlying tissues are exposed. According to APMA, American Podiatric Medical Association, around 15% of diabetic patients develop foot ulcers and among them, up to 25% may need an amputation. However, […]read more
Types of Wounds, Symptoms and Wound Care
Wounds Wound is an injury to any part of our body. It can be just on the skin or damage to the skin, underlying tissues and even to the bones. In some cases, the wound may not be seen from the surface of the skin but the underlying muscle or tissue might have got hurt […]read more
All You Need to Know About Venous Ulcers
In simple terms, ulcers are wounds on skin. As you are aware, wounds on skin can form anywhere on the body and they need not form just because of an injury. When the veins inside your body have problem letting the blood flow to the heart, they bulge; the area around the veins also bulge […]read more
Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins in Chennai
As many of you might remember, veins carry blood from all parts of the body to the heart. Veins (and also arteries) allow blood to flow only in one direction. This is possible due to the valves present in them that allow the one-directional flow of blood through them. When the valves are damaged in […]read more
FAQs on Laser Vein Treatment in Varicose Veins
What are varicose veins?Varicose veins are enlarged, often swollen, twisted veins due to damage to the valves inside them. The valves in veins facilitate blood flow in only one direction, from the rest of the body to the heart. Most of the time, they pose a cosmetic problem but in some cases, varicose veins can […]read more
How does laser treatment reduce the symptoms of varicose veins?
Veins carry blood from different parts of the body to the heart. Veins have valves inside them that restrict the flow of blood in only one direction. When these valves get damaged for any reason, the blood will not be able to flow to the heart and gets blocked there, causing enlargement of veins.Thank you […]read more
Venous Ulcers – Diagnosis and Treatment
Venous Ulcers – Diagnosis and Treatment Venous ulcers (also called Statis Ulcers) is a shallow wound that occurs in the lower part of the leg, typically between the calf and the ankle and on to the sides of the leg(s). Venous leg ulcers heal slowly and pose a risk of recurrence if not treated properly.Thank […]read more
Effective Leg Workout Exercises to Prevent Varicose Veins
Inactivity in the legs over a period of time is one of the primary causes of varicose veins or spider veins. Changes in physical posture and activity can help prevent symptoms such as pain and discomfort arising from varicose veins. While risk factors predispose to the development of varicose veins, complete prevention of the condition […]read more
Best Varicose Vein Treatment in Chennai
varicose vein treatment in Chennai Varicose vein is a condition caused by permanent damage to the veins of the thighs, leg or feet. The valves functioned to control the flow of blood back from the legs to the heart and lungs are damaged forever leaving them abnormal and dysfunctional. No proven natural or medicinal solutions […]read more
How to get rid of recurring bulging veins in legs
Have you ever experienced bulging veins in your legs (not varicose)? Veins and Arteries carry blood to and from the heart in the human body. The deoxygenated blood moves back to the heart through veins. Veins have valves that help in moving blood from different parts of the body to the heart. Sometimes, the valves […]read more
Spider Veins on Face and Feet
Blood vessels when enlarged or dilated for various reasons can result in ‘Spider Veins’, also called ‘Broken blood vessels’. They are small, reddish or purple or blue-ish in colour and look like spider web. Spider Veins can form on any part of the body but typically they are commonly seen on face and feet/legs. Spider […]read more
Simple Ways to Treat Varicose Veins at Home
Varicose veins that occur at some point in almost 20% of adults can be treated based on the symptoms of concern. The appearance of swollen and enlarged veins along the skin surface of legs and feet is more of a cosmetic concern in women. Treatment options range from self-care to minor surgery. There are ways […]read more
What are some home remedies for varicose veins?
What are Varicose Veins? Before we learn about home remedies for varicose veins, we need to know what varicose veins are. Varicose Veins are a condition where the veins in certain parts of the body get enlarged, swollen and twisted. They can be seen distinctly, just under the skin and often appear blue or purple. […]read more
Food for Varicose Veins Prevention
What are Varicose Veins? Varicose Veins is a condition where the veins in certain parts of the body get enlarged, swollen and twisted. They can be seen distinctly, just under the skin and often appear blue or purple. Varicose veins are most commonly observed in the legs. Food for varicose veins that can help reduct […]read more
Difference between Varicose and Spider veins
Spider Veins Vs Varicose Veins If you have read through any of our other blog articles, by now you would be familiar with what varicose veins are, how varicose veins are formed and what are the available treatment options at our clinic and elsewhere in Chennai.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe! […]read more