Latest Venous stasis Stories

2014-08-04 20:22:26

Follow these five quick tips from The California Institute of Deep Venous Thrombosis to avoid the pain and potentially life-threatening side effects of DVT LOS ANGELES, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For most people, a well-paying white-collar job definitely beats the kind of hard physical labor that can often lead to a variety of health problems as we get older - and we all love our modern conveniences. However, a sedentary lifestyle can definitely lead to its share of health issues, including...

2013-09-23 23:25:00

Dr. Carl M. Black of the Intermountain Vein Center spoke this month at XVII World Meeting of the International Union of Phlebology in Boston, MA. Orem, Utah (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Earlier this month vein care experts from around the world met in Boston, Massachusetts for what is widely considered the most comprehensive meeting on vein disease in the world, the world meeting of the International Union of Phlebology. Hosted by the American College of Phlebology, this 6-day conference...

2012-10-25 04:00:27

Vein specialist Dr. Cindy Asbjornsen of the Vein Healthcare Center in Maine discusses the causes and treatments of spider veins. South Portland, ME (PRWEB) October 24, 2012 Telangiectasia is the technical term, but most people know them as “spider veins.” The tiny red-, blue- or purple-colored veins occur just below the skin but are close enough to be seen on the surface. They may appear as short fine lines, clusters, or in a spider web shape. According to Dr. Cindy Asbjornsen...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.