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Smoking Can Amplify Vein Disease, Varicose Veins and Spider Veins

Over the last couple of decades, science has brought to light the truth about smoking. That it is carcinogenic (can cause cancer) and do damage to the body overall. It may harm your lungs, your oral health, your heart, make you appear older than you are, and even contribute to vein disease. When the circulatory

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Traveling? Learn How To Protect Your Vein Health

Vacations are meant to be fun and relaxing, but the actual process of traveling can strike fear into the heart of anyone who has ever had a run in with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or other venous conditions. For those at risk for these too-often fatal blood clots, traveling for hours by plane, car, or

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Get the Facts about DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis)

DVT or Deep Vein Thrombosis happens when a blood clot forms within a deep leg vein. This condition can become life-threatening when a clot breaks off from where it has formed and travels through your circulatory system to other areas of the body such as the lungs, resulting in the potentially fatal condition known as

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Understanding Varicose and Spider Veins

The terms are often used interchangeably but Spider and Varicose Veins are actually different. Spider veins refer to the small surface veins which are actually flooded capillaries. They tend to start small and spread in a spiderweb-like pattern across the surface of the skin on the legs. Varicose veins are damaged veins deeper within the

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Is it a blood clot?

If you are even asking yourself this question, please read on. If you do have a clot it is important to get medical help as soon as possible. Blood clots can be distinguished from other venous issues a number of ways. The first and most telling is that the exaggerated symptoms will happen in only

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A Blood Clot’s Correlation to Varicose Veins

If you think you have varicose veins or do have them, it’s in your best interest to see a vein specialist. Why? These veins are unhealthy and they could be your body’s way of telling you that a serious health concern is coming. This potential dangerous health concern is a blood clot. If left untreated,

Tampa Vein Specialists

No one needs to suffer from untreated varicose vein disease anymore. In addition, with today's favorable insurance coverage, the procedures are even more accessible. If you have a vein problem, you need Dr. Zuzga and West Florida Vein Center!

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