- Can Vitamin D help poor circulation?
- What medicines can be used to help peripheral vascular disease?
- Foot care tips
- Will better sleep help those with peripheral vascular disease?
- What is restless legs syndrome?
- Look after your feet if you have poor circulation
- Does Obesity affect blood tests?
- What sort of information comes from a blood test?
- How does menopause affect the circulation?
- What are the signs of intermittent claudication?
- What is erythromelalgia?
- Why do those with diabetes need to take care of their feet?
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Vitamin D plays a crucial role in maintaining overall health, but its direct effect on improving poor circulation is not well-established. However, there is some evidence to suggest that vitamin D deficiency may contribute to certain cardiovascular conditions that can … Continue reading
Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) refers to conditions that affect the blood vessels outside of the heart and brain, typically involving the arteries that supply blood to the limbs. The treatment of PVD aims to alleviate symptoms, slow disease progression, and … Continue reading
While better sleep can contribute to overall health and well-being, it is important to understand that improving sleep alone may not directly treat or cure peripheral vascular disease (PVD). Peripheral vascular disease refers to conditions that affect the blood vessels … Continue reading
Menopause is a natural biological process that occurs in women usually around the age of 45 to 55, marking the end of reproductive years. During menopause, the ovaries gradually produce less estrogen and progesterone, leading to a variety of hormonal … Continue reading
Intermittent claudication is a symptom typically associated with peripheral arterial disease (PAD), a condition characterized by reduced blood flow to the lower extremities. It refers to pain, cramping, or discomfort in the leg muscles that occurs during physical activity and … Continue reading
Erythromelalgia is a rare neurovascular disorder characterized by intermittent episodes of intense burning pain, redness, and heat in the extremities, particularly the hands and feet. The name “erythromelalgia” is derived from the Greek words “erythros” meaning red, “melos” meaning limb, … Continue reading
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
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
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:
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