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Varicose veins... Are you at risk?

Which of the following situations apply to you at this time? Please answer all the questions. You will obtain an evaluation of your varicose veins risk level based on your answers in addition to some information and advice.

Varicose veins test
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Is there someone in your family that has problems with venous insufficiency? You are at higher risk since there is a strong genetic component to developing varicose veins.
yes
no
Are you often exposed to overheated environments?
yes
no
Do you spend long periods of time standing up or sitting down? Are you sedentary? The risk is especially elevated if you do not move much in these situations.
yes
no
Do you tend to cross your legs when sitting down?
yes
no
Do you smoke and/or drink too much alcohol?
yes
no
Are you overweight?
yes
no
Do you regularly eat junk and/or refined and processed foods?
yes
no
Are you taking oral contraceptives?
yes
no
Are you a woman? Pregnancy and hormonal fluctuations can increase the pressure on your veins and/or cause them to relax too much.
yes
no
Do you regularly wear high heels or clothing that restricts blood flow in your legs? (ex: tight fitting clothes)
yes
no

Evaluation

(Only if you have answered all of the questions)

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