Entries by lajollaveincare

Rejuvahealth Compression Socks on Zulilly.com

One of our favorite designer compression stockings, Rejuvahealth will be having a flash sale on Zulilly.com tomorrow, September 9th and 11th.  Make sure to check it out to find great bargains of medical grade, high quality compression. Rejuvahealth’s entire collection can be found on Rejuvahealth.com.  

Before and After Photo: Varicose Veins

Varicose veins, which are the bulging, twisted veins just beneath the surface of the skin, can cause symptoms such as leg heaviness, aching, tiredness, swelling, fatigue, throbbing, burning, restless legs and night cramps.  Fortunately, there are a number of non-invasive treatment options to remove them without surgery. The doctors at La Jolla Vein Care have […]

Complications of Untreated Varicose Veins #5: Swelling

Complications of Untreated Varicose Veins and Venous Insufficiency #5: Swelling of the Ankles/legs Leg swelling (swelling is also known as edema), is a common complaint related to varicose veins and underlying venous insufficiency. Leg swelling can be present simply from underlying venous insufficiency without visible signs of varicose veins or spider veins. As a result, […]

Complications of Untreated Varicose Veins #2: Cellulitis

Complications of Untreated Varicose Veins and Venous Insufficiency #2: Cellulitis Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the skin and tissues beneath the skin. Cellulitis infections can occur in the legs of people with untreated varicose veins and chronic venous insufficiency.  The reason for this is chronic venous insufficiency causes inflammation within the skin and underlying […]

Complications of Untreated Varicose Veins #1: Phlebitis

What Possible Complications Can Occur From Untreated Varicose Veins? Over time, complications can develop from untreated veins. These include: Superficial phlebitis Skin discoloration and eczema around the ankle Skin sores or ulcers usually near the ankle Burst or hemorrhaged vein Chronic venous insufficiency Infection of the skin, or cellulitis This blog post will discuss phlebitis. […]