Regularly changing positions, stretching your legs, contracting your legs, hang your feet higher than your body when lying to prevent varicose veins.

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Women with pregnancy or on birth control pill, people whose work requiring to stand for long periods of time such as teachers, nurses, tailors, nurses, security, etc, often prone to varicose veins.

In the early stage, the best treatment is changing lifestyle, eating habit, exercising sports, cycling and jogging. When the veins dilate 1-2 cm, it is possible to inject fibers or make a lather that blocks small veins. When the varicose veins are enlarged, it is possible to open-surgery, cut all dilated veins, or block the veins with waves of laser energy, high-frequency waves, with medication or blocking while preserving the vein by the CHIVA method.

MD. Dang Hanh Tuan - Vascular Department

Preventing varicose veins by avoiding long standing or sitting for a long period of time. Stand up every 30 minutes of sitting, exercise and play sport. Sit down every 30 minutes of standing, exercise, walking back and forth, try not to stand for a too long. When lying down, put your feet up higher than your body.
Maintain a reasonable weight, adequate nutrition, eat plenty of fiber to avoid constipation. Enhance in playing sports, cycling, jogging, swimming. Practice leg exercises such as leg stretching, leg tightening. Walking but not too much, too far, too slow for people with arthritis. Avoid abusing birth control pills.

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