Online Vein Self-Assessment

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Does your job require you to:

Sit for long periods of time

  • Sitting or standing for long periods of time is not healthy for the venous condition.
  • It’s important to get up and move about regularly throughout the day to promote healthy circulation.

Stand for long periods of time

  • Standing or sitting for long periods of time is not healthy for the venous condition.
  • It’s important to move about and take regular rest breaks throughout the day to promote healthy circulation.

Both sit and stand periodically for moderate periods of time

  • Moderation is essential for the venous condition; sitting or standing for long periods of time is not healthy for the veins.
  • It’s important to move about and take regular rest breaks throughout the day to promote healthy circulation.

Are you currently taking medications containing estrogen or progesterone, such as oral contraceptives (birth control pills) or other hormonal treatments?

Yes

  • Common medications containing female hormones, such as oral
    contraceptives (birth control pills), hormone therapy, and infertility
    drugs can cause abnormal veins to visibly form.
  • If you are taking these types of medications, you should discuss risks
    and preventative measures with your doctor.

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No

  • Common medications containing female hormones, such as oral
    contraceptives (birth control pills), hormone therapy, and infertility
    drugs can cause abnormal veins to visibly form.
  • If you plan to begin taking these types of medications, you should discuss risks and preventative measures with your doctor.

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