Varicose veins are a common problem in which abnormally enlarged veins appear close to the skin’s surface. They usually occur in the calves and thighs when the veins develop weakened walls or poorly functioning valves, which regulate blood flow.
I have suffered from spider veins since my first child and am finally looking to get rid of them once and for all. I know they aren't very common but from everyone who has them and who I've talked to about them getting treated have all had positive things to say. I am just excited to have them gone.
Red-legged Frog Scientific name: Rana aurora Classification: Treefrog Description: The Red-legged Frog is a large, true frog with clear dorsolateral ridges. The colour varies from reddish brown to grey and there may be some dark specks or blotches. In northern populations, these dark blotches do not have light centres. The tympanum is indistinct and the toes are not fully webbed. This species may be distinguished from other frogs by the light stripe on its jaw bordering a dark mask and by…
As someone who lives with a mild form of psoriasis, I can attest to the fact that it’s a very emotionally-challenging skin condition. It’s not fun explaining to people why I don’t like wearing shorts. And it’s not exactly glamorous to have to answer people’s questions about why I have red blotches on my legs. Plus, it’s itchy and sometimes even painful.