What is the lymphatic system and why is it important for vein health?

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What is the lymphatic system and why is it important for vein health?

2 important points to remember about your lymphatic system.

  1. It is part of your immune system
  2. In the form of vessels that run through your body closely associated to veins

If you have ever had a cold, sore throat or nasal infection, you may have felt hard lumps in your neck.

These are lymph nodes and they are found all over your body. Their main role is to wall off harmful, toxic products created by viruses and other threats to the body, even cancer

The lymphatic system has small vessels that flow through this nodes allowing your body to naturally destroy abnormal cells and pathogens.

 

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