Is Your Diet Causing Your Varicose Veins?

Natalie Buscemi Healthy Living, Vein Health

If you’re reading this and you suffer from varicose veins, there’s something you should know: You’re not alone. In fact, you’re one of more than 20 million Americans who struggle with varicose veins, and that’s a number that grows higher each …

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How Varicose Veins and Diabetes Are Related

Natalie Buscemi Nutrition, Vein Health, Veins

At Allure Medical, we work hard to help our patients not only treat, but fight, varicose veins every single day. We firmly believe in the power of education—that by helping people better understand what varicose veins are and what causes …

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Foods That Fight Varicose Veins

Natalie Buscemi Nutrition, Vein Health

Varicose veins aren’t fun. They aren’t fun to look at, and they aren’t fun to live with. But for millions of Americans across the country, varicose veins are an unpleasant, everyday reality. Which is why the team at Allure Medical, …

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Weight Loss and Varicose Veins

Natalie Buscemi Vein Health, Weight loss

At Allure Medical, we’ve talked at length about how important it is to maintain a healthy body weight, and we’ve shared a lot of tips, tricks, and recipes to help our readers live life at a healthy weight. But today, …

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Don’t Let “Special Circumstances” Prevent You from Treating Your Varicose Veins

Natalie Buscemi Vein Health, Veins

We’ve discussed how varicose vein treatment should be approached when patients have other conditions like DVT and RLS in the past. Today, let’s look at any other remaining “special circumstances” that might impact your long-term leg health. Special Circumstance #1: …

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Do you have Restless Leg Syndrome? You Probably Also Have Varicose Veins and Here’s Why!

Natalie Buscemi Vein Health, Veins

What is Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)? First diagnosed in 1944, Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is a condition in which sufferers have unexplained leg symptoms including an urge to move legs uncontrollably; this urge seems to strike most often at night. …

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Do you have both PAD & Venous Insufficiency?

Andrew Simon Articles, Ulcer, Vein Health, Veins

We’ve talked about venous insufficiency and how it relates to other conditions in the past (read it here!) but what about if you have Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)? First, let’s break down the difference between venous insufficiency and PAD. We …

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Don’t Let DVT Keep You from Getting Best-in-Class Vein Treatment

Andrew Simon Vein Health, Veins

Since we treat venous insufficiency or “ugly legs” patients, it is not uncommon to see that their vein health may be so complex that other issues like Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) might also come into play. DVT is a blood …

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3 Stages of Venous Insufficiency

Natalie Buscemi Ulcer, Vein Health, Veins

Varicose Veins: Do You Really Have Them? The term “varicose vein” can be misleading. The public might think of a varicose vein as a large, dilated, bulging vein on the surface of the skin, but that is not the real definition. …

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