Strengthen your veins and arteries

How to Strengthen Veins and Arteries

Your circulatory system is made up of an intricate roadway of veins and arteries that would stretch almost 100,000 miles if removed from the body. Our arteries and veins are responsible for transporting blood back and forth from the heart to the tissues of the body, playing a vital role in our overall health. Because they are so important, it’s necessary to do whatever we can to ensure optimal vein health so we can live a long and happy life.

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Uterine Polyp vs. Fibroid

Uterine Polyp vs. Fibroid: Knowing the Difference

As women, we generally know when something is not quite right with our bodies. When it comes to growths such as polyps vs. fibroids, there are often accompanying symptoms that alert you to the problem. Perhaps you have noticed abnormal or heavier vaginal bleeding. Maybe your uterus protrudes more than it used to. But how […]

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Chronic Venous Insufficiency

4 Exercises for Patients With Vein Disease

Those who suffer from vein disease or varicose veins know that one of the keys to healthy legs is maintaining fitness through regular exercise. Yet sometimes this can be hard to do when symptoms of peripheral arterial disease or chronic venous insufficiency surface. However, there are some low-impact exercises you can do that will not only […]

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3 Tips to Manage Your Migraines

Anyone who has ever suffered with migraines knows they are more than just headaches. They are a medical condition with pain that can derail your entire day. While nothing can completely cure migraines, there are things you can do to help prevent them from happening, at least as often. Here are a few simple things […]

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Spider Veins vs. Varicose Veins: Differences, Causes, and Prevention

Vein disease affects patients in many different ways. Perhaps the pain prevents you from doing things you love. Or maybe swelling kicks up after a long day of work. Symptoms can vary, but when it comes to varicose and spider veins, many of our patients share common complaints.

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3 Types of Foods to Avoid With Fibroids

You know the feeling. It’s that time of the month, and you have to worry about whether you might have an embarrassing accident if you’re away from home for too long. Or that you might feel faint from blood loss. For many women, this is the reality of living with fibroids. Yet there are other ways fibroids can impact your life that go beyond symptoms.

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Alate on Great Day Houston

On Tuesday, October 3, Dr. Doe visited Great Day Houston to chat with host Deborah Duncan about fibroids and uterine fibroid embolization (UFE), a minimally-invasive procedure. Patient Aladraine Hart joined him to discuss how her UFE treatment changed her life.

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4 Myths About Fibroids

If you suffer from uterine fibroids in Houston, your best bet is to learn as much as you can so you can make informed choices that will enable you to live the life you deserve.

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Migraines: Causes, Risk Factors, and Treatment Options

They can begin with a whisper, a small sign that no one else might notice as problematic: a flash of light; maybe a twinge of nausea. Anyone who suffers from migraines watches for these warnings of an impending attack, as they know the intense, debilitating pain and disruption of life that the headaches can cause.

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Smokers: Don’t Risk Losing Your Legs!

We’ve all heard the Surgeon General’s warnings about smoking. Most people know about the risk of lung cancer, but many other health concerns can also arise as a result of smoking. In fact, smoking poses the greatest danger to the health of your arteries.

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