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What is Thrombophlebitis?

The term ‘phlebitis’ means inflammation of the vein. Thrombophlebitis occurs when one or more blood clots form in a vein, causing inflammation, and blocks blood flow. Thrombus in your veins causes pain, irritation and may even block blood flow in veins. Thrombophlebitis typically occurs in the leg veins, but can occasionally occur in arm veins. 

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Working Out with Varicose Veins

Here’s something people struggle with: working out with varicose veins. Well, there’s a lot of misinformation about whether you can or cannot work out with varicose veins, we’re here to tell you that a varicose vein work out is perfectly safe and perfectly healthy. In case you still aren’t sure, let’s go over the tips,