Blogs

ADHD and Restless Leg Syndrome

The cause of restless leg syndrome is unknown, but it has been linked to a number of factors and conditions. ADHD, or attention-deficit hyperactive disorder, is one condition linked closely with RLS. Find out more below.

May 26th, 2020
Hand Veins and Aging

Hand veins can be embarrassing, unsightly, and hard to hide. However, there are treatments that can minimize and eliminate them, making your hands look healthier and younger.

Apr 24th, 2020
Hemorrhoids: They're More Common than You Think

Are you suffering from hemorrhoids in silence? Are you worried about embarrassment and stigma? Hemorrhoids aren't an uncommon issue, and it's important to seek treatment when dealing with them. Here’s what you need to know.

Feb 1st, 2020
You Don’t Have to Live With Unsightly Hand and Leg Veins

Do you have blue or purple varicose veins on your legs or bulging veins on your hands? You don’t have to live with them. We offer a variety of treatments to close and seal your veins, leaving you with smooth skin. Read on to learn about your options.

Dec 27th, 2019
Exercise without the Gym

In honor of National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, we want to share some great exercises that are meant to keep your legs looking and feeling their best.

Nov 19th, 2019
What Are Varicose Veins?

Have you been noticing twisted, bulging veins on your legs recently? If so, you are likely suffering from what is called varicose veins.

Nov 19th, 2019
Watch Our Free Screenings TV Commercial

Every month, the Vein Institute of Connecticut hosts free varicose vein screenings so that Dr. Alex Afshar, Connecticut’s most experienced vein expert, can determine whether or not you have vein disease.

Nov 19th, 2019
Myth No. 6: Running causes varicose veins

When you think about what running does to your legs – constant pounding; continuous motion up to and sometimes through exhaustion; exposure to heat, cold and precipitation – you might conclude that the activity might be a cause of varicose veins.

Nov 19th, 2019