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Varicose veins develop knots or kinks, which often happens in the feet and legs. They typically appear as spider veins and can lead to aches, discomfort, and other issues.

The posts in this category are meant to help promote a healthy vein lifestyle before varicose veins for prevention as well as help with issues related to having varicose veins.

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Chronic Venous Insufficiency | Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

What is chronic venous insufficiency (CVI)? Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) occurs when the vein walls and/or valves in the legs stop working properly. This condition makes it difficult for the veins to carry blood back to the heart from the legs. Blood tends to “pool” or collect in these veins. This venous pooling is referred to as stasis. […]

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Vein Surgery Aftercare

Popular Treatment Options for Varicose Veins The Vein Institute of Utah has many different options of how to deal with varicose veins, and we suggest you speak with medical professionals before you decide what course of action is best for you. These are some of the possible treatments and go-to vein surgery aftercare tips from […]

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Varicose Veins: Summertime tips!

If you’re anything like me, you completely lost track of time and now summer is going to quick! We have some summer tips for you. Afraid to be caught looking less than your best? Varicose veins causing you to debate wearing that cute skirt? Don’t worry- there’s still time to reduce the appearance of your […]

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7 Spring and Summer foods to keep veins healthy

Do you spend the summer months trying to hide their legs while everyone else shows theirs off? Turns out, you’re in good company. According to the Vascular Disease Foundation, there are at least 20 million people suffering from varicose veins in the United States. While we are committed to providing minimally invasive procedures to help you […]

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The Vein Institute of Utah – The Benefits of Compression Socks or Stockings

Compression Socks & Stockings Work If you suffer from varicose, unhealthy, or spider veins, you recognize primary the frustration of managing fatigue, swelling, itching, burning, and leg cramps. Compression socks can facilitate and scale back the symptoms of painful unhealthy veins and once worn often, they slow the progression of the veins getting any worse. We […]

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Sneaky Signs of Varicose Veins

  Varicose veins can often be seen on the skin, but this is not the case all the time. Some varicose veins can be hidden from sight deeper under the skin. These pests can be harder to notice, but here are some commonplace symptoms: 1. Aching pain that may get worse after sitting or standing […]

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