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  • Varicose Veins Tied to Higher Odds for Blood Clots

  • Health Tip: Identifying Varicose Veins
    Here's what to look for

  • Health Tip: Ease Varicose Veins
    Here's how

  • Health Tip: Identifying Varicose Veins
    Symptoms to watch for

  • Health Tip: Managing Varicose Veins
    Take steps to improve leg circulation

  • Health Tip: Know Your Risk for Deep Vein Thrombosis
    Age and activity may be factors

  • New Device Treats Superficial Varicose Veins
    Adhesive product cuts off blood supply in unsightly leg vessels

  • FDA OKs New Varicose Vein Treatment
    It seals affected veins with adhesive agent, agency says

  • Varicose Vein Treatments All Work, but Aren't Quite Equal
    Study found minor differences between three therapies

  • Health Tip: Could I Develop Varicose Veins?
    Risk factors include advancing age

  • Health Tip: Help Prevent Varicose Veins
    Avoid sitting or standing for extended periods

  • Study Pinpoints Women at Risk for Blood Clots From Pregnancy
    Factors include age, disease history and weight

  • Health Tip: When Varicose Veins Are a Problem
    Signs you should see your doctor

  • Varicose Veins Keep Some in Long Pants All Year
    An expert discusses risk factors and treatments

  • Surgeons Offer Advice on Avoiding Varicose Veins
    Tips include maintaining a healthy weight, exercising regularly, elevating legs when resting

  • Health Tip: Risk Factors for Varicose Veins
    Why you may be more likely to get them

  • Two Varicose Veins Treatments Equally Effective
    Laser procedure was linked to better cosmetic outcome and blood flow, study found

  • Health Tip: Kick Up Your Feet
    To help prevent varicose veins

  • Health Tip: Are Varicose Veins Dangerous?
    Sometimes there can be complications

  • Blood Thinner OK for Superficial Leg Clots: Study
    But experts question its cost-effectiveness

  • Asclera Approved to Treat Varicose Veins
    Improves appearance of swollen or twisted blood vessels

  • Health Tip: Risk Factors for Deep Vein Thrombosis
    Things that may spur clot formation

  • Health Tip: Risk Factors for Varicose Veins
    People who tend to have bulging blood vessels

  • Analysis Examines Ultrasound Use for Blood Clots
    Review suggested one scan is usually enough, but editorial begs to differ

  • Health Tip: Preventing Varicose Veins
    Here's what you can do

  • Family History Plays Key Role in Blood Clot Risk
    Study finds odds more than doubled, especially if kin was diagnosed at young age

  • What to Do If You Have Unsightly Veins
    Women can take steps to control pain and appearance of varicose veins, expert says

  • Flu Shots Lower Risk of Blood Clots
    Study found getting one reduced chances by 26%

  • Broad Screening of Blood Clots May Find Cancers Earlier
    Analysis suggests CT scan could boost detection 21% in those with unexplained masses

  • Compression Stockings Often Incorrectly Used
    29% of patients had problems with size of devices used to prevent deep vein clots, study finds

  • Varicose, Spider Veins May Be Inevitable for Some
    It may seem just cosmetic, but condition can lead to more serious problems, doctor warns

  • New Foam Treatment for Varicose Veins
    Study says it passed safety tests and is relatively painless

  • Health Tip: Risk Factors for Varicose Veins
    Who's most likely to develop them

  • Blood Clot Screening Program Is Expanded
    Group updates free exams targeting early identification of disabling blockages

  • Health Tip: Avoid Varicose Veins
    Suggestions to prevent them

  • Health Tip: When Good Veins Go Bad
    Consider sclerotherapy