Vein Articles 2017-08-04T20:25:45+00:00
1506, 2015

Won’t I need these veins?

Have you ever talked to a friend or looked online to find treatments for your varicose or spider veins? Were you left with more questions than answers? Do you want to get treatment but the [...]

1103, 2015

Deep Vein Thrombosis Quiz

March is the National Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month. To help spread the word about this silent and potentially life threating condition the Laser Vein Center of Alaska have created this Deep Vein Thrombosis Quiz. [...]

302, 2015

Winter: The Best Time to Get Summer Legs

Summer can seem like miles away when the cold winds of winter are blowing in Alaska. Don’t lose heart. Spring is officially just 45 days away and winter is a great time to get varicose [...]

1912, 2014

Get a Leg Up on Your Day: 30-Day Breakfast Challenge

Its morning and you’re already running late. Before you rush out the door without eating breakfast consider this: A well planned breakfast puts you in control of your dietary health. Missing your breakfast can set [...]

2307, 2014

Restless Leg Syndrome Could Be From Varicose Veins

About 10 percent of the population is thought to suffer from Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS). Are you one of them? Perhaps you or your bed partner are kept awake at night with the irresistible urge [...]

1706, 2014

Don’t Ignore Varicose Vein Disease

Ignored and untreated varicose vein disease can lead to serious complications when it is allowed to continue over time. Venous reflux, associated with varicose vein disease, can result in increasing symptoms such as aching legs, [...]

1405, 2014

Why Should You Wear Compression Stockings?

You may not have any problems with your veins or legs but that does not mean you couldn’t benefit from wearing compression socks and stockings. Healthy and active men and women find compression socks and stockings helpful. [...]

708, 2013

The Difference Between Spider Veins & Varicose Veins

Both spider and varicose veins can become a cosmetic nuisance for women and men alike. The conditions may also be accompanied by uncomfortable symptoms, such as aching, heaviness and swelling in the affected leg. The [...]

3107, 2013

Venous Disorders- The Most Overlooked Disease in America

  Venous disorders are a relatively common occurrence in both men and women, but they tend to be overlooked, particularly in their early stages. This is unfortunate, since the early stages of venous conditions also [...]