Varicose Veins and High Heels

Is High Heel Bad for Varicose Veins?

The subject is controversial.

From a circulatory point of view, the jump slightly lessens the blood pumping of the calf. There is no definitive evidence that causes varicose veins.

From the orthopedic point of view there are varicose veins in the foot and ankle related to high heels. As the movement of the ankle is fundamental to the circulating blood, we consider that it can harm.

Truths and lies?

Platform better than other jumps — Lie.

 

What is the tip?

We suggest patients to use it when it is very important. For example, if you have a party or meeting where high heels are required. No problem, go tennis and put the jump before the meeting or party. Watch tips on how to wear sneakers without going out of style.