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Living with Chronic Venous Disease
You can find all the necessary information to understand Chronic Venous Disease (CVD), its global impact, its causes and consequences, and how to get Chronic Venous Disease (CVD) under control.
Chronic Venous Disease

Relieve my painful legs

A 3-tips guide

1

Consult your doctor

Ask your doctor questions to recognize typical Chronic Venous Disease symptoms
2

Practice these advised lifestyle modifications

By incorporating simple habits into your daily routine and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, you can help protect your legs from the discomfort caused by increased fluid in your legs and the damage this can cause to veins over time:

Wear loose clothes & low-heel shoes

Practice a physical activity

Massage feet & rinse with cold water

Elevate your legs

Avoid drinks & foods that favor venous congestion

Avoid exposure to heat

Avoid sitting or standing for long periods

Avoid excessive weight gain


3

Speak about your disease and find your optimal treatment

Hygiene rules
Compression stockings
Topicals
Venoactive drugs
Non surgical procedures
Surgical procedures
Important
Only a doctor can advise you regarding your diagnosis and treatment.

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