Veins are blood vessels that carry blood from all the organs in the body to the heart. These Veins turns dark purple or blue in color and looks twisted and bulging; often like cords on your legs. This condition is called Varicose Veins. They usually occur in the calves and thighs when the veins develop weakened walls or poorly functioning valves, which regulate blood flow. Varicose Vein may be caused due to over weight, food habits, age, pregnancy, siting or standing for long duration of time, family history etc. Varicose veins may or many not cause any pain it differs from person to person.
Varicose Vain does not require any serious medical attention, it can be taken care of at your home only .You can ease the pain of varicose veins with the help of some simple exercises or keeping your legs elevated or wearing a compression stockings all these may prevent it from getting worse.