Manifested disease rather beginsimperceptibly, the destruction process can take quite a long time, sometimes ten years. But when varicose veins have appeared, the man has serious problems, depending on the extent of the disease: swelling, pain in the lower leg discomfort during sleep, a violation of the skin, formation of trophic ulcers. Later it develops no less terrible disease - thrombophlebitis (vein walls become inflamed, form clots that may eventually come off and moving on the circulatory system, clog the arteries, which can even lead to the death of a person).
Varicose veins is difficulttreatable, often without drugs, in some cases, even surgery can not do. But if the disease is detected in its early stages, when treatment is possible and at home. No matter what stage of the disease was not any doctor would insist on a set of measures for the prevention of its development. To conduct the treatment of varicose veins at home, you can use gymnastic exercises, wear special tights, underwear, ointments and tinctures.
Preventive measures for varicose veins
- wearing shoes with heels no higher than 5 cm;
- daily walks (2-3 km), walking on tiptoes through the house and up the stairs;
- Activity time reduction in standing and sitting position.
Gymnastic exercises for the treatment of varicose veins
- Sit on the floor, put his hands behind his back. One leg bend at the knee, and a second upright slowly rising from the floor of 15-20 times. Switch legs and repeat.
- Put your feet shoulder width apart, Stretch your arms forward. Slowly squat, but not completely, but to the level of the knees. Start with 10-15 times, gradually increase the number of repetitions.
- Hands, grasp the back of the chair, spread your legs wide. Now sit down slowly, trying to stand on tiptoes not linger long in the top position. Repeat 15-20 times.
- Rise on your toes, then slumped. Repeat several times.
- As often as possible strikes a pose "Birch" (hands supporting the back, legs raised up as straight as possible).
Folk remedies for the treatment of varicose veins
- Warm compresses of clay: Apply a layer of clay, wrap with gauze and leave for a couple of hours.
- Purchase at the pharmacy arnica and hazel bark. For infusion will need two tablespoons of either ingredient. Pour 600 mg boiling water, leave to infuse for 12 hours. Take 3/4 cup three times a day.
- For the treatment of inflammation of varicoseveins help the cabbage leaves. Brush the honey and attach them to the sore spot, legs wrapped in polyethylene. Change as the leaves become flaccid (approximately 2 hours).
- Cleaning the blood in the home can helpvaricose veins. Take 250 grams of garlic, 350 grams of honey, mix well and leave in a dark place for two weeks. For half an hour before a meal drink 1 teaspoon.
Treatment for varicose veins andprevention in the home should still be carried out under the supervision of a qualified physician and recommendations. Important role to play and dieting mindset to a positive result.