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How Does Smoking Affect Varicose Veins?

If you smoke, you already know the risks to your lungs and heart. However, did you know it could also negatively impact your vascular health? Many people are unaware of the effect smoking can have on their veins. Here, you’ll discover the link between smoking and varicose veins and the other vascular issues it can […]

Is the Warmer Weather Playing Havoc with Your Varicose Veins?

After what felt like the coldest winter in years, springtime has now arrived. However, this isn’t necessarily great news for those suffering from varicose veins. The changing weather conditions can play havoc for those suffering from varicose veins. Here, we’ll look at how winter can sometimes mask the symptoms of the condition and why you […]

How to Minimise the Pain and Discomfort Caused by Varicose Veins

Although varicose veins are typically dismissed as a cosmetic issue, they can prove to be potentially painful. While each patient will experience differing levels of symptoms and side effects, pain and discomfort are to be expected to some degree. Here, you’ll discover how to minimise the pain and discomfort caused by varicose veins. Compression stockings […]

Varicose Veins Could Be Warning Sign of Blood Clots

New research has revealed that varicose veins could quadruple your risk of developing blood clots. Referred to as Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), these clots which develop in the legs, can prove fatal if they travel up towards the lungs and the heart. Here, we’ll look at the link between varicose veins and blood clots, and […]

Are Varicose Veins Only a Risk to Those Who Are Overweight?

Varicose veins are extremely common, yet many people still have no idea what actually causes the condition or how it can be treated. One risk factor which is widely known is obesity. However, does this mean you’re only at risk of getting varicose veins if you’re overweight? Here, you’ll discover more about the potential causes […]

Why January and February are the Best Months to Treat Varicose Veins

It’s said that varicose veins affect approximately 30% of us at some time in our lives. Treatments for this common condition have improved dramatically over the years, with many cutting-edge, non-invasive procedures now available. While treatment can be carried out at any time of year, January and February are said to be the best months […]

Could Centella Asiatica Prevent Varicose Veins?

In your search for varicose vein remedies, you’re likely to come across Centella Asiatica. It’s even being dubbed as an anti-ageing super herb which is likely to take the beauty industry by storm this year. While it’s largely being recommended as a remedy for cellulite and anti-aging, the herb is also said to have impressive […]

Flying When You Have Varicose Veins – Everything You Need to Know

What better way to beat those January blues than to book a faraway holiday? However, if you are planning on flying this year, you might want to get your varicose veins treated first. There have been cases where people flying for long periods of time with varicose veins, have developed pretty serious blood clots. If […]

Cyanoacrylate Glue Occlusion – The Latest Varicose Vein Treatment

Varicose vein treatments have come a long way over the past decade or so. While vein stripping used to be pretty much the only treatment option available, these days varicose veins can be treated with numerous types of procedures, many of which are non-invasive. New treatments are consistently being added onto the market, giving patients […]

How Do New EVLA Treatments perform in the Treatment of Varicose Veins?

Laser treatments for varicose veins have proven really effective over the years, but they have been known to be quite uncomfortable and sometimes even painful, in the past. However, thanks to advancements in technology, newer EVLA treatments are now practically painless and offer much more precise results. Here, we’ll look at the newer EVLA treatments […]