Why Do I Get Varicose Veins During the Summer?

Why Do I Get Varicose Veins During the Summer?

Most veins are responsible for pushing deoxygenated blood back to the heart, where it receives fresh oxygen. Small, one-way valves inside the veins help push blood upward, against gravity. Each time the heart beats, the valves open, allowing blood to flow upward, and...
Three Steps to Improve Your Vascular Health

Three Steps to Improve Your Vascular Health

Simple lifestyle changes can have a big impact on your vascular health, and it’s important to take them seriously. The vascular system is made up of blood vessels that carry blood to and from the body’s tissues and organs. It’s responsible for providing oxygen to...