Dealing with Varicose Veins

Dealing with Varicose Veins

Many people may not realize that these swollen and sometimes raised veins are related. Varicose veins are most often located in the legs and the lower portion of the body. What Are They? Varicose veins are lumpy, bulging, blue veins, that are swollen and twisted, and...
Factors Causing Spider Veins

Factors Causing Spider Veins

At Abella Health, we provide high quality varicose vein and spider vein treatment for patients in need. These conditions, which are similar and often related but not the same, both relate to issues with blood vessels that swell and protrude, commonly on the legs....
Effect of Summer Heat on Venous Issues

Effect of Summer Heat on Venous Issues

For the more than 24 million Americans who suffer from venous issues like varicose veins and spider veins, the summer can be a difficult part of the year. Symptoms from these vein issues are present throughout the year, but they can often be exacerbated by the hotter...
Taking Care of Your Veins

Taking Care of Your Veins

While genetics is connected to the development of varicose veins and spider veins, there is still plenty you can do to ease the pain and discomfort they cause, as well as prevent further problems. We want you to know how diet, exercise and other lifestyle changes can...
Deep Vein Thrombosis: Know the Risks

Deep Vein Thrombosis: Know the Risks

Vein disease is a serious health concern that can be life-threatening. Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) results when a blood clot forms in a deep vein in your body, typically in the thighs or lower legs. It can cause pain and swelling but can also occur without symptoms....
Debunking Myths About Varicose Veins

Debunking Myths About Varicose Veins

Over the years, there has been a lot of confusion and misinformation regarding varicose veins. Contrary to what some believe, they are not caused by crossing your legs. They can be caused by pregnancy though. Exercise helps prevent, not cause, them. Their appearance...