Modern lifestyle has exposed us to various disease and ailments which we were unaware of or were rather rare ones. ‘Vascular diseases’ is one such group of diseases. Vascular-related diseases are the diseases related to blood vessels of the body that is veins and arteries.
What are varicose veins?
Arteries and veins circulate blood in our body. ‘Varicose veins’ is a condition which affects the veins of the leg and makes them enlarged. This causes overfilling of blood in these veins. These veins appear reddish or dark purple in colour and they become easily visible through the skin. They become sore, painful and swell causing them to easily felt over the skin of legs. They can also cause heaviness and discomfort.