Oestrogen and Varicose Veins – the curious connection in menopause.

She was off to get her veins stripped. “I’m doing weight-training and my legs always feel heavy and sore afterwards for a few days” she mentioned to me. I raised my eyebrows and said, “I hope that you aren’t doing heavy power-lifting and holding your breath when you do it as this can make your varicose veins worse.” Her […]