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Knowing when is the right time to treat varicose veins

Do you suffer from varicose veins? Often considered a merely cosmetic issue, it’s common for patients to hold off seeking treatment. However, what many don’t realise is that varicose veins often become worse if they aren’t treated. For many men and women, venous disease will continue to progress over time, often leading to unpleasant symptoms. […]

How to Spot Potentially Dangerous Varicose Veins

Our veins play a crucial role in our health. However, like all parts of the body, they can develop numerous issues in their lifetime. Varicose veins are a very common, yet embarrassing condition which is largely associated as a cosmetic issue. However, if left untreated, they can also become potentially dangerous. So, how do you […]

Treating Varicose Veins in the Hands: Everything You Need to Know

Varicose veins are most common in the legs. However, did you know they can also occur on other parts of the body such as the hands? If you’re suffering from varicose veins in the hands, you may be wondering how it can be treated. Unlike in the legs, it’s a little harder to cover up […]

Can You Treat Varicose Veins During Pregnancy?

Varicose veins can present at any time, but did you know there is an increased chance of developing them during pregnancy? Many pregnant women suffer from varicose veins, which can be really uncomfortable on top of the other common pregnancy symptoms. The question is, if you develop varicose veins during pregnancy, can they be treated? […]

Your New Year Resolution: better vein health

Statistics vary, but some estimate that up to 80% of us make and fail to follow through on our New Year’s Resolutions, abandoning them before the end of January. However, if you’re legs are aching, feel ‘heavy’ and look less than attractive with bulging, swollen varicose veins, make 2020 the year that you seek better […]

Laser Treatment vs Foam Sclerotherapy

New research has looked into the effectiveness of three varicose vein treatments. The multicentre study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, assessed endovenous laser abrasion, foam sclerotherapy and surgery. It was discovered that both laser treatment and surgery were the most effective in terms of improvements within quality of life. Here, we’ll look […]

Chris Evans Films Varicose Vein Removal

Popular radio host Chris Evans has recently filmed himself getting varicose vein removal treatment. Confessing he’s usually squeamish, the star admitted during the procedure he felt calm despite just being given local anaesthetic. Commonly, thought of as ‘female-only’ issue, varicose veins can affect men as well and, by openly talking on his radio show and […]

Could Your Office Job Cause Varicose Veins and Other Worrying Health Issues?

A new study has shown what office workers could look like in 20 years’ time and the results aren’t pretty. The study saw a life-size doll named Emma, created to show what workers would look like in current working conditions. According to experts, future office workers could end up with a variety of health issues […]

The Link Between Varicose Veins and Depression

Varicose veins are known to lead to numerous physical health issues. However, did you know they can also cause emotional turmoil too? Several studies have revealed a link between varicose veins and depression. So, how do the two conditions interlink? Below, you’ll discover why many patients also develop depression and other mental health symptoms. Do […]

Everything you need to know about hand veins

When you think about varicose veins, it’s common to associate them as an issue affecting the legs, particularly the upper legs. However, did you know you can also develop varicose veins in other parts of the body? The hands can often develop varicose veins, especially as you get older. Here, you’ll discover everything you need […]