Getting a Leg Up on Varicose Vein Treatment Choices

If you have varicose veinsvisible, sometimes bulging or enlarged twisted veins in your legsyou should know that they may be the cause of tired, heavy or sore limbs and that they are usually the result of poor blood circulation.

Treatments are available, but be cautious. Advertisements touting "unique," "permanent," "painless," or "absolutely safe" methods and "money-back guarantees" may be appealing, but they don't always live up to their claims. Before you agree to any, talk to a properly-trained physician about cosmetic side effects, health risks and the cost of each kind of treatment.

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