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Minimally invasive varicose vein treatments vs surgery

In the past, the treatment options for painful and unsightly varicose veins typically covered two extremes – the use of compression stockings or vein stripping, a surgical procedure that removes the offending veins from the legs. During a vein stripping procedure, the vein is removed through incisions made in the groin or behind the knee. […]

2019’s hottest trend? Same day varicose vein removal

Surgeons are seeing an increase in the number of patients opting for fast, discreet procedures such as varicose vein removal. Harper’s Bazaar recently detailed the ‘cosmetic tweakments’ it expected to soar in popularity in 2019, and same day varicose vein removal techniques made the list Here, you’ll discover more about same day varicose vein removal […]

Don’t Cover Up in Shame This Summer – Eliminate Varicose Veins Now

Worried about baring your legs this summer because of unsightly varicose veins? If so, you’re certainly not alone. Recent research has discovered that approximately two-thirds of Brits try to cover up their legs in summer due to the shame of either stretch marks, excess weight or varicose veins. While it is understandable to be self-conscious […]

Can witch hazel aid the symptoms of varicose veins?

If you’ve been searching for varicose vein remedies online, one solution you’ll come across is witch hazel. Commonly used for its medicinal properties, witch hazel is said to ease the aches and pains caused by varicose veins. Some sources even claim it can eliminate spider and varicose veins altogether. So, is it really a viable […]

Restless legs and open sores – a sign of varicose veins?

Varicose veins are often associated as more of a cosmetic issue than a health issue. However, did you know they could potentially cause a wide range of symptoms? Often, the symptoms of varicose veins appear before they even become visible. Along with aches and pains, sufferers may experience other more surprising symptoms such as open […]

Common varicose vein myths that prevent people from seeking treatment

Over the years, there’s been a lot of varicose vein myths circulating the internet. Perhaps one of the biggest is that they don’t necessarily need to be treated. Varicose veins are commonly seen as a cosmetic-only issue, especially if they don’t cause any nasty side effects. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Here, […]

Could your height be a risk factor for varicose veins?

A new study has revealed that the likelihood of developing varicose veins can be significantly impacted by a person’s height. Researchers claim this is the largest genetic study ever carried out on venous disease and varicose veins and its results have certainly proven interesting. So, how could your height impact your chances of developing varicose […]

Could your birth control be putting you at risk of varicose veins?

Birth control has many great benefits for women. Not only can it prevent you from getting pregnant, but it can also be used to treat painful conditions such as endometriosis, as well as help to regulate your cycle. However, like any drugs, birth control pills also come with a number of potential nasty side effects. […]

Young women encouraged to get their varicose veins treated

When you think of varicose veins, it’s common to associate them with older age. However, the truth is, varicose veins can develop at any time in your life. Young women are just as susceptible at developing varicose veins as older women, but up until recently, treatment may have been discouraged. This is because some experts […]

Are your varicose veins holding you back?

An avid runner has recently revealed how having her varicose veins treated has helped to boost her physical performance. Initially, 60-year old Wendy Hookway, thought her performance issues were down to her simply being unfit. However, after having her veins treated, she discovered she could easily run further. Like Wendy, many people are unaware of […]