We all know someone who has been affected by discomfort or appearance of varicose and spider veins. Joining us is Dr. Robert Martin, cardiologist at the PinnacleHealth Vein Center to clear up some myths about varicose and spider veins.
Myths like crossing your legs causes vericose and/or spider veins. It's just a cosmetic problem. Only women have varicose or spider veins.
And the facts. Heredity does play a role. Excercise is the best way to prevent vein issues. Compression stockings do help. And most importantly there are new treatments to help.
Learn more about the PinnacleHealth Vein Center and veins at: PINNACLEHEALTH VEIN CENTER
Hear our interview with Dr. Martin here: