07.03.13 Tammy Wilkinson Varicose Veins

Does Exercising Affect Varicose Veins?

Patients often ask if exercise can affect varicose veins, usually with the hope that exercise will help relieve the painful symptoms. Although management of varicose vein issues is important, the practitioners at Capitol Vein & Laser Centers emphasize that today's treatments, including Venefit and microphlebectomy, are safe and effective at eliminating typical symptoms of venous problems. With the treatments reducing aching and heaviness and improving leg circulation, you may find added energy and leg stamina to improve your workout routines even more!

I recently found an informative article on the Discovery Health website that included great suggestions about which types of exercise are better for people with varicose veins. Read the full article by clicking here.

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