Blood vessels

Blood vessels are part of the body, which distributes blood and sap. We share the arteries, veins and capillaries. Arteries carry blood away from the heart and sap (into the blood from the lungs is freshly added oxygen), and the blood therein is a light red color. Conversely, veins carry blood and the sap to the heart, the blood is deoxygenated and has a darker color.

Vascular diseases such as varicose veins, anemia, hemorrhoids and hypertension are often fetches the wrong lifestyle and eating habits. Their origin contributes a sedentary job, little physical activity, overweight, overeating, insufficient fluid intake but also polluted the environment and long-term exposure to stress.

On his feet are vascular diseases manifest pale skin, feeling cold feet or lack of pubic hair and pains.

Prevention of vascular disease includes sufficient movement, reduction in fatty foods, salt and sugar, suitable to alternating cold and hot water in the shower, while relaxing the limb giving higher than the body and also the reduction of body weight.

Sicknesses of this body part:

Phlebitis

Phlebitis

Description phlebitis Veins are blood vessels that carry deoxygenated blood from the body circulation back to the heart. The magazine, in which it is located about two-thirds of the total volume of blood is very important especially in the case…

High cholesterol

High cholesterol

Description of high cholesterol Everyone is clear that the notion elevated or high cholesterol means that it would correctly cholesterol should be less. Most also knows that the cholesterol is found and measured in the blood.But what cholesterol is, what…

Thrombophilias

Thrombophilias

Description thrombophilia Thrombophilia is a composite word from the Latin word thrombus – refers to a blood clot and Fili words expressing increased susceptibility to some storyline. Thrombophilia is thus increasedsusceptibility to blood clots. Under normal circumstances, blood flowable liquid…

Porphyria

Porphyria

Description of porphyria Porphyria represent a very rare metabolic disorder of red blood cells, which in most cases inborn. Excluded but neither subsequent disease by this disease. The name of the disease originated from the Greek word “porphyrus” – purple….

Multiple myeloma

Multiple myeloma

Description Multiple Myeloma Multiple myeloma is a cancer caused by the proliferation(growth in the number) of plasma cells and their accumulation in the bone marrow. Plasma cells are the final stages in the development of B cells(an important type of…

Varicose veins

Varicose veins

Description of varicose veins Varicose veins are most common venous disease and currently ranks among the diseases of civilization. Their incidence is significantly dependent on age. Their emergence has significant influence genetic predisposition, as well as female hormones and pregnancy….

Kawasaki disease

Kawasaki disease

Description of Kawasaki disease Kawasaki disease is an acute febrile disease occurring in which there is inflammation of the walls of small and medium-sized arteries. Very often are affected coronary arteries, which are the arteries nourishing the heart. This disease…

Peripheral arterial disease

Peripheral arterial disease

Description of peripheral arterial disease Peripheral arterial disease, is a disease affecting the arteries.This disease never occurs in veins. Its occurrence is more frequent in advanced age. Artery lumen narrows and may occur up to their gradual closure.The consequence of…

Hemorrhoid

Hemorrhoid

Description of hemorrhoids Hemorrhoids are like the appendix – has everyone. Hemorrhoidal problems but has “only” almost everyone .. Hemorrhoids are as originally called vascular plexus of the rectum. This bundle consists of small arterioles that bring in blood from…

Atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation

Description atrial fibrillation It is absolutely the most common heart rhythm disorder(arrhythmia =). In a healthy person is a regular rhythm in the range of approximately 60 to 80 beats per minute. When cardiac fibrillation is an irregular heartbeat quite…