Be Aware of Deep Vein Thrombosis

What is Deep Vein Thrombosis?

A thrombus is the medical term for a blood clot and when one develops in one or more of the deep veins in your body, you get deep vein thrombosis. DVT most often occurs in the leg and can cause leg pain or swelling, but it also can occur with no symptoms — one of the reasons it is so dangerous.  Continue reading “Be Aware of Deep Vein Thrombosis” »

What is Chronic Venous Disease?

Chronic Venous Disease (CVD) are other chronic conditions related to or caused by veins that have become diseased or abnormal. Continue reading “What is Chronic Venous Disease?” »

Lee’s Summit Events: November & December 2017

Lee’s Summit November Community Events

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4 Made-Up Makeup Myths Wiped Clean

Myth 1: Choose Skincare Products Based On Your Age

Many products out there claim to be designed for specific age groups, such as treating wrinkles or age spots. The fact is age is not a skin type. An individual in their 50s can have the same skin issues and skin type as their teenage kid. Oily, dry skin and clogged pores don’t have an age limit. If you don’t find the right skin treatment you are likely to suffer the same skin issues for the majority of your life. However, you should start to fight signs of aging as soon as you see the symptoms. Continue reading “4 Made-Up Makeup Myths Wiped Clean” »

Lee’s Summit Events: October 2017

Summit Art Festival

EVENT DATE: Friday, Oct. 6, 4 pm-8 pm; Saturday, 10 am-8 pm; Sunday, 12 pm-4 pm

Downtown Lee’s Summit

Summit Art Festival is a free, three-day festival of fine arts that features over 90 local, regional, and national artists. Visitors can enjoy a blend of art, local music, food, and beverage. The festival will include Lee’s Summit R7 Student Art Pavilion and T-Mobile Kids Zone offering hands-on children’s art activities. There will be something for the entire family to enjoy. Continue reading “Lee’s Summit Events: October 2017” »

Varicose Veins and Diabetes

Though there is no direct link between varicose veins and diabetes, many people suffer from both conditions simultaneously. Diabetes can cause a wide range of health problems, including skin conditions, as do varicose veins. Continue reading “Varicose Veins and Diabetes” »

Lee’s Summit Events: September 2017

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Let Your Radiant Skin Shine With Dermaplaning

At one time or another, we’ve all longed for a perfectly smooth face. We see beautiful faces on the internet, tv, movies, and magazines. Magazines have Photoshop but there is one thing you can do to get close. Dermaplaning is the perfect treatment for special occasions, especially for first dates, weddings, or other formal events where pictures are taken. Continue reading “Let Your Radiant Skin Shine With Dermaplaning” »

Lee’s Summit Events: August 2017

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Lee’s Summit Upcoming Events July 2017

Lee’s Summit always has something going on and July is no different. From independence celebrations to Santa Claus (yep, that’s right!), there is sure to be something that strikes your fancy. Continue reading “Lee’s Summit Upcoming Events July 2017” »

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