<b>Varicose veins and men’s health</b>

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Much attention is given to women who experience dilated veins in the lower body, most commonly referred to as varicose veins. However, men also experience this condition, and may not seek treatment for it because it's seen as a cosmetic issue, rather than a potentially uncomfortable health problem. Men may overlook their varicose veins because women are more predisposed to develop them; however, advancing age, obesity, and a family history can contribute to men developing this condition. Click here to learn more about the complications involved in varicose veins and what men can do to prevent and treat this painful condition.