Can Deep Vein Thrombosis Be Treated At Home?


Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a serious, potentially life-threatening condition that requires prompt treatment. The formation of blood clots in the veins causes swelling, pain, and an increased risk of pulmonary embolism. Fortunately, DVT can be treated at home in many cases. This blog post discusses the various options for treating DVT at home and

Smoking and It’s Negative Consequences on Your Vascular Health

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Smoking helps expedite the buildup of plaque in your heart and blood vessels which decreases blood flow and puts strain on your entire cardiovascular system. Continued buildup of this plaque can lead to Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), putting you at greater risk for a stroke, heart attacks, and coronary heart disease. As healthcare providers, urging

How to Manage Symptoms of Peripheral Artery Disease with Exercise

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Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a common circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to the limbs. As a result, you may experience leg pain during physical activity which can be managed through consistent exercise. If you’re unsure about whether or not you’re susceptible to Peripheral Artery Disease, the main risk factors are

Endovenous Laser Treatment

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Let’s talk about some technology that Tinsley Surgical employs in the office! Endovenous Laser Treatment (also referred to as a Endovenous Ablation) is a minimally invasive way to correct bulging varicose veins. How exactly does it correct these veins? Using a tiny needle connected to a laser, your surgeon is able to use light and

Behaviors That May Reduce Your Risk of Stroke: Tips to Live a Healthy Life

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What is a Stroke? A stroke occurs when there’s a lack of blood flow to the brain because of a blockage or ruptured blood vessels. This can lead to brain damage, permanent disability, paralysis, and even death. It is a medical emergency that can strike at any time. The good news is that many strokes