San Diego Vein Institute

  • Varicose Veins and Exercise

    Varicose Veins and Exercise

    Many people incorrectly assume that varicose and spider veins only happen to the elderly or to pregnant women. But in actuality, varicose veins can occur in anybody. There are a variety of factors, many of which have to do with lifestyle, but varicose veins are hereditary as well. The good news...

  • Holiday Tips to Help Prevent Varicose Veins

    Holiday Tips to Help Prevent Varicose Veins

    It’s that wonderful time of year when many of us travel, go to parties, and spend extra time with our friends and family. But along with the month-long festivities comes a change in lifestyle that might make us more susceptible to certain concerns: a couple of which are varicose veins and spider...

  • The Hidden Dangers of Being Overweight with Varicose Veins

    The Hidden Dangers of Being Overweight with Varicose Veins

    It is widely known that being overweight can cause a multitude of health problems, including diabetes, arthritis and heart disease, among others. What is not as commonly known is the dangers and difficulties that may be hiding in the form of varicose veins. Not only are they more likely to occur...

  • Varicose Veins and Pregnancy

    Varicose Veins and Pregnancy

    By Dr. Van Cheng

  • Sold-out crowd supports Challenged Athletes Foundation at PEERS Network gala in La Jolla

    Sold-out crowd supports Challenged Athletes Foundation at PEERS Network gala in La Jolla

    • PHOTO GALLERY: Click on theNEXT> button above to see 14 photos from the PEERS Network’s White Tie Gala. Athletes, celebrities and local game changers gathered to raise funds for the Challenged Athletes Foundation at the sixth annual PEERS Network White Tie Gala, which took place at a private...

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