Treat your restless leg syndrom at vascular clinic Youngstown Ohio

Do you have restless leg syndrome? If so, you’re not alone. This common condition, also known as Willis-Ekbom Disease, affects millions of people each year. In this blog post, we’ll explore the causes of restless leg syndrome and offer some tips on how to manage the condition. We hope you find this information helpful. What…

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There are different types of mediastinal tumors, and their causes vary depending on where they grow in the mediastinum. This blog post discusses where mediastinal tumors grow and how they are diagnosed. Superior Mediastinum lies within the upper third of the chest and is bordered by the thoracic inlet, inner aspects of the lungs, back…

Treat Carotid Artery Disease -thoracic and vascular surgeon ohio

If you have been diagnosed with carotid artery disease (also known as carotid artery stenosis), you may be wondering what that means. Carotid artery disease is a condition in which the carotid arteries- the two large blood vessels that carry blood to your head and brain- become narrowed due to plaque build-up. This can lead…

abdominal aortic aneurysm

An abdominal aortic aneurysm, also known as AAA or stomach aneurysm, is a condition in which the main artery supplying blood to the belly, pelvis, and legs becomes enlarged and bulges out. This weak spot in the artery wall is at risk of rupturing and causing severe bleeding. If you are concerned that you may…

It’s important to know that there are treatments for venous insufficiency including lifestyle changes such as regular exercise and avoiding sitting for long periods of time as well as surgery if necessary. In this blog post, we will be discussing what is the best treatment for venous insufficiency. What is Venous Insufficiency and How Does…

  What is Venous Insufficiency? Venous insufficiency is a circulatory disorder that occurs when the valves in the veins are not working properly. Also called venous reflux, this condition can lead to swelling of your legs and feet. If you or someone you love is suffering from venous insufficiency, it’s important to find the right…

    If you are looking for a new way to treat varicose veins, then Varithena may be the answer. In this blog post, we will discuss what Varithena does for varicose veins and the advantages of using this procedure over others.         What is Varithena and What Does it Do Varithena…

  Imagine a submarine holding a team of scientists and physicians reduced to the size of red blood cells and then injected into a patient’s body in order to perform life-saving brain surgery. This was the story told in the motion picture Fantastic Voyage in 1966. It offered first-time views of what areas of the…

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