Christine McLaughlin hid a painful secret for 15 years: underneath her long dresses, black stockings or heavy support hose, McLaughlin's legs were covered in large, bulging varicose veins.
And, more than unsightly, her problem recently became unhealthy as well.
"There was a real sensation of throbbing," McLaughlin, 45, told "Good Morning America." "They'd just hurt. It was a heaviness, a density about the lower limbs."
Dr. Mark Adelman of New York University said varicose veins can cause...Full Story