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When to Treat an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

When dealing with important parts of your body like your abdominal aorta, the major vessel supplying your blood, an aneurysm can be a serious cause for concern. Keep reading to learn when you should seek treatment for an abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Jun 9th, 2020
Recognizing the Signs of Artery Disease in Your Arms

When plaque buildup affects an artery in one of your arms, your hand and fingers can suffer. Learn about the most common signs and symptoms of arm artery disease — and find out why early treatment is so important.

Apr 30th, 2020
When are Varicose Veins More Than Just a Cosmetic Concern?

Nearly one in four adults in the United States has at least one varicose vein. While many people are concerned about their conspicuous appearance, varicose veins can also affect your health and well-being. Here’s what you should know.

Mar 4th, 2020
5 Factors That Affect Wound Healing

Most wounds go through three distinct phases of healing, but the rate at which they progress through those phases can be influenced by a variety of factors. Find out why some wounds may take longer to heal than others.

Feb 1st, 2020
Venous Ulcers: Who Is At Risk?

Venous ulcers can occur if you have circulation problems with the veins of your legs. Certain factors can increase the likelihood of developing these wounds. Find out if you’re at risk for venous ulcers and what you can do to prevent them.

Jan 1st, 2020
Could You Develop Peripheral Arterial Disease?

When fatty deposits impede the blood flow in arteries in your legs, you have peripheral artery disease. The interruption in circulation causes pain in your legs and feet, leading to further complications without treatment.

Dec 1st, 2019