Learn more about how to naturally treat varicose veins at home here:
Both men and women can develop varicose veins — those bulgy veins that appear lumpy and dark in color (usually blue or purple). According to the Department of Health and Human Science, about 50 to 55 percent of women and 40 to 45 percent of men in the U.S. suffer from some sort of vein problem.
Varicose veins tend to develop over time as someone ages and the veins lose their natural elasticity due to rising levels of inflammation, but there are a number of different ways to prevent and treat varicose veins, ranging from eating a healthy diet, consuming specific herbs and supplements to using natural essential oils. Watch this episode of Ancient Medicine Today to learn how to naturally treat varicose veins at home.
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