5 Items You Won’t Want To Leave Off Of Your Christmas List

By taylorbarselou / November 21, 2018 /

1. FitBit Have you been meaning to get back in shape? Work out more often? Well there is no better time than the present to take your health seriously. If you haven’t already heard, FitBit has released a variety of smart health watches and workout trackers that help make staying fit fun. If you…

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What Are Varicose Veins?

By taylorbarselou / October 4, 2018 /

Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with varicose veins? Do you have questions about this condition that you would like answered? Below I will answer some basic questions about varicose veins including what they are, how they form, and what risk factors you need to be aware of. How To Tell If It’s…

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5 Stages Of Vein Disease

By taylorbarselou / September 7, 2018 /

There’s no hiding it, vein diseases are unsightly and uncomfortable, and can be a massive hit to your confidence. People with vein disease are very aware of the adverse effects of their condition, and they spend lots of time researching different causes and remedies. For others who have been lucky enough not to suffer from…

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2 Ways To Increase Proper Blood Circulation

By taylorbarselou / August 28, 2018 /

Proper blood circulation is essential for your body to function. However, circulation may not be a topic that you think about frequently. The old saying, “Out of sight, out of mind…” comes into play here. However, there are several things that you can do to help improve your blood circulation. In this article, we will…

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3 Misconceptions About Varicose Veins

By taylorbarselou / August 21, 2018 /

There are countless myths and misconceptions out there about varicose veins. Many horror stories or “made up truths” tend to scare patients away from receiving the treatment that they deserve for their varicose veins. Do you identify with any of these three common misconceptions about varicose veins? “Only Women Get Varicose Veins” This could not…

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3 Risk Factors For Developing Varicose Veins

By taylorbarselou / July 5, 2018 /

Many people ask me how to avoid varicose veins. Unfortunately, the truth is that no one is immune from varicose veins. There are certain things that you can do and lifestyles that you can try to live that will help lower your chances of developing varicose. In order to try to avoid developing varicose, you…

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What Color Is The Blood In Your Veins, Really?

By taylorbarselou / June 28, 2018 /

Myth Busting: Veins Edition Have you ever looked at the veins that are visible in your arms or legs? If so, you may have noticed that they may appear blue or purple at times. It’s highly likely that you have been introduced to several myths in regards to your blood and circulatory system as well.…

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Spider Veins Vs. Varicose Veins- Is There A Difference?

By taylorbarselou / May 16, 2018 /

We all are born with veins. Some of us have great veins that will last a lifetime. Some of us are born with genes that pose some threat to our overall vein health and longevity. Some of us are healthy and active, while others of us are more sedentary and frown on the idea of…

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Get Your Life Back

By taylorbarselou / January 23, 2018 /

In 2017, a young man named Ryan complained to his parents about being bullied at his school.  Ryan was born with enlarged ears because of excess cartilage.  At 15, he was known as “dumbo” and “little elf”.  As you can imagine, his parents were crushed after hearing of the emotional pain that Ryan was dealing…

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Simple Exercises | Incredible Results

By taylorbarselou / January 23, 2018 /

Committing to a gym membership is tough. Besides being incredibly expensive, working out at a public gym can pose all kinds of problems for the casual athlete. Sharing machines, commuting to the gym, dressing in nasty locker rooms, and feeling the constant attention of ‘gym-rats’ can be overwhelming. Luckily, you get in shape or stay…

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