It is estimated that as many as 25 million Americans have varicose veins. If you are one of these people, rest assured that you are not alone. Varicose veins are among the most common chronic conditions in the country. If you are older, female, or have a family history of varicose veins, you are at a higher risk of developing varicose veins. In this infographic from our vein clinic in Chicago, you’ll learn more about the risk factors for developing varicose veins and what you can do to prevent them. Treatment options including endovenous laser therapy and sclerotherapy may be right for you if you suffer from varicose veins. Talk to your Chicago vein doctor to determine the right course of treatment. After you finish exploring this infographic, please share it with your friends and family!