What Causes Veins To Be More Visible?

What Causes Veins To Be More Visible?

About 20% of the population in the United States suffers from venous disease in some form. It is one of the leading causes of your veins becoming more visible. Some benign reasons which may cause visible veins are exercise, pale skin, age, and pregnancy. Conditions such as DVT and venous reflux diseases also cause visible veins. … Read more

Spider Veins On Rib Cage (Telangiectasia) – Causes & Treatment

Spider Veins On Rib Cage (Telangiectasia)

If you notice spider veins on your ribcage, you might have a condition called telangiectasia, where the tiny blood vessels cause threadlike red lines or patterns on the skin. Not life-threatening, but these spider veins can sometimes be uncomfortable or cause itching and redness. Multiple factors such as genetic, environmental, or a combination of both … Read more