Essential Oils for Varicose Veins

Essential Oils for Varicose Veins

Aromatherapy has become a popular way to treat a wide range of conditions, including the pain associated with varicose veins. Varicose veins are inflamed, ropy blue veins that can cause aching, burning, swelling and itching. Using essential oils for varicose veins may...
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

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 vital organs as well as transporting waste to the kidneys and out of your body. Simple lifestyle changes can have a big...