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What is the best solution for varicose veins?

If you’ve ever researched how to treat and eliminate varicose veins, you’ll likely have come across a lot of different solutions, from natural remedies you can create at home all the way to surgery – there’s a huge choice of treatment options out there. So, what are the best solutions for varicose veins? Here, you’ll […]

Is it possible to detect varicose veins early?

Varicose veins are extremely common and while they are largely more of a cosmetic issue, they do pose potential health risks. Therefore, it’s always beneficial to detect and treat the condition as early as possible. The question is, is it possible to detect the signs of varicose veins early? Here, you’ll discover everything you need […]

What’s the difference between spider veins and varicose veins?

Spider veins and varicose veins are often mistakenly grouped together as one and the same. However, did you know the two are actually separate vascular conditions? They may produce very similar symptoms, but here you’ll discover the differences between these two conditions. How do the symptoms differ? The symptoms of spider veins and varicose are […]

Can men develop varicose veins?

When you do your research into varicose veins, you’ll commonly find most of the information presented is aimed towards women. So, does this mean varicose veins solely affect women or can they affect men too? While varicose veins are certainly more common in women, they can affect men too. Here, you’ll discover everything you need […]

Are cyclists more likely to develop varicose veins?

 This glorious May Bank Holiday heralded the annual Tour de Yorkshire, one of Britain’s premier road races. Over two million spectators came out to watch this now four-day event, many of whom may now be dreaming of getting out on the road. In fact, as the weather heats up, what better way to start enjoying […]

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 […]