Arizona may not experience winter weather like its East Coast and Midwestern counterparts, but the Grand Canyon state can see temperatures in the low and mid-thirties. That said, our bodies are not used to the colder temperatures, which can cause adverse effects on our vascular system. Here’s a fun fact: did you know that cold temperatures cause your veins to shrink, which makes it easier for their valves to move blood quickly and efficiently?
Cold Weather & Varicose Veins
The colder temperatures also cause less pressure around the ankles and calves,...Read More