Why do my Varicose Veins Hurt During my period?

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Why do my Varicose Veins Hurt During my Period?

When you are having your menses there is increased circulating hormones within your body.

These hormones affect many things from your mood, how you feel and unfortunately your varicose veins too.

Progesterone specifically can make them distend more and also increase the sensitivity of your skin. This means you will feel them and even notice them more during this time.

 

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