The veins in your body play an important role in circulation, carrying blood from your various parts of your body back to your heart. Yet, as people age, problems can develop in the veins and cause a variety of complications. In fact, one in three Americans over the age of 45 has some kind of vein disease.
Early symptoms may seem minor. However, they can become more serious - and even life-threatening - if they are not treated. Which is why it is important to be aware of symptoms and seek medical advice at the earliest sign of a problem.