Pelvic Compression Syndrome: When Pregnancy Pains May Be More Than Just Discomfort

Varicose veins are something that many people deal with, though when you are pregnant they can become increasingly likely to form. In addition, during pregnancy they may appear in places that you may not suspect, such as your pelvis or groin. In many cases, you may not even know that you have a varicose vein; rather, it may feel like a chronic pain or pressure in your pelvic area. This is called Pelvic Congestion Syndrome (PCS), and it can often be triggered by pregnancy due to a number of factors. What Read more [...]