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Information from Dr. Corwin Thomas
Take a close look at your legs and feet. Do you see any dark purple or bluish lines that run under your skin? These are veins that have the important job of carrying blood throughout your body. However, if you can see that your veins are bulging under your skin; these are varicose veins, a common condition that affects up to 35% of people in the United States, according to the Society for Vascular Surgery. Women are at least twice as likely as men to develop them.
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