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The 10 Most Common Questions Men Ask about Laser Varicose Vein Treatment – part 2

The 10 Most Common Questions Men Ask about Laser Varicose Vein Treatment – part 2

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Types of Varicose Veins Treatments

These days, there are more choices than ever for effective treatment of your varicose veins. Modern varicose vein treatments have come a long way since the old days of vein stripping and other surgical procedures that required patients to be in hospital, have general anaesthesia, and experience long recovery times after their procedures –and often…

Venaseal Varicose Vein Treatment

VenaSeal: The Safe and Effective Alternative to Thermal Ablation

Varicose veins cause a significant amount of distress. You may be too familiar with the burning, throbbing and itching associated with problematic veins. Years ago, the only option for permanent varicose vein treatment was surgical, vein stripping. Advances in technology made way for non-surgical treatment alternatives.

Varicose veins – causes and symptoms

Varicose veins – causes and symptoms

One of the most commonly asked questions at The Vein Institute is “what causes varicose veins?”. Outlined in the video below is an overview of varicose veins, their causes and symptoms. What are Varicose Veins? Varicose veins are simply large leg veins that do not pump blood effectively back to the heart. This is because…

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3 great examples of how varicose vein treatment can have a positive impact on your life

When considering varicose vein treatment, there are many factors that need to be taken into consideration. Primarily, and rightly so, we tend to place most emphasis on the significant physical & medical benefits that the treatment provides. But it is also important to consider the positive impact that treatment can have on other parts of…

Why Do Varicose Veins Hurt?

Why Do Varicose Veins Hurt?

First, a caveat – for many people, their varicose veins don’t hurt. Some people will experience pain related to their varicose veins, while others will not. Research into pain associated with vein disease is thus often difficult to assess due to an absence of a close relationship between pain and the clinical severity of the venous disease.…

Vein Health for Truckers and professional drivers

Vein Health for Truckers and professional drivers

Today we are discussing Vein Health specifically for Truck Drivers and Professional Drivers. So much to discuss that it is in 2 parts with this being part 1. Please leave any comments below. LASER TECH MAKES VEIN HEALTH A BREEZE FOR THE LONG HAUL! For drivers in the trucking industry, good circulation in the feet…

Varicose Veins Associated with Aching

Varicose Veins Associated with Aching

A combination of endovenous laser ablation and foam sclerotherapy treatments were utilised over 2 sessions. Mild pigmentation can be seen in particular over the left calf which will resolve with time. No further aching was experienced. VENOUS ULCER Laser and Injections for an ulcer present for 13 years. This is the extreme end of varicose…

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