Category Archives: Vascular Disease
How does smoking affect the circulation?
Smoking can have several negative effects on the circulatory system. Here are a few ways in which smoking can affect circulation: Smoking can have significant negative effects on circulation and increase the risk of serious health problems. Quitting smoking can … Continue reading
What is Raynauds phenomonon?
Raynaud’s phenomenon, also known as Raynaud’s syndrome or Raynaud’s disease, is a condition that affects the blood vessels in the fingers, toes, ears, and nose. This condition causes these extremities to feel cold and numb, and the skin may turn … Continue reading
What can be done for chilblains?
Chilblains are small, itchy and painful inflammations that occur on the skin due to cold weather conditions. Some things that can be done to help alleviate chilblains are:
What are Phlebological insoles?
Phlebological insoles are special shoe inserts designed to improve venous circulation in the lower extremities. They are often used to prevent and treat venous disorders, such as varicose veins, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and venous insufficiency. These insoles are typically … Continue reading