Those are small, dilated superficial veins, also known as teleangiectasias.
Vericose veins are a sign of valve failure.
Water and waste build up in the skin in the lower leg and cause leg swelling.
Ulcer are caused by blood pooling leading to a build up of cellular waste.
Are you expecting?
Pregnancy plays a role in the development of varicose veins. Thirty percent of women pregnant for the first time, and 55 percent of women who have had two or more full term pregnancies develop varicose veins
Avoid "Economy Class Syndrome"
More and more people are traveling long distances and having to remain seated for long periods of time. When movement is constrained, the blood circulation in the legs is restricted. This situation can lead to several common symptoms such as heavy legs, leg pain, swollen feet and ankles.