Varicose Veins – circulation

Varicose Veins – circulation

What is the circulatory system? Varicose veins are essentially a defect in your circulatory system, in the sense that they result in blood not going where it is supposed to. As we’ve discussed in previous blogs, varicose veins are the result of faulty valves in your...
Consequences of ignoring varicose veins

Consequences of ignoring varicose veins

Don’t ignore your varicose veins Why you should never turn a blind eye Like many medical conditions, varicose veins can seem relatively benign at first (although many people regard them as unsightly). Often, they only get worse gradually, which can lead some patients...
When treatment isn’t possible

When treatment isn’t possible

When varicose treatment isn’t really an option Complicating factors can sometimes limit your options If you’re a regular reader of our blogs, you’ll know that while varicose veins can be unsightly and painful, a number of excellent treatment options exist. With modern...
Myths About Varicose Veins

Myths About Varicose Veins

Myths About Varicose Veins The truth is out there Like all medical conditions, there is a lot of information swirling around about varicose veins – especially on the internet. However, not all of it is correct or even helpful, so in this latest blog we’re going to do...
When to seek treatment for your varicose veins

When to seek treatment for your varicose veins

When to seek treatment for your varicose veins What to look out for Very small varicose veins on the surface of your skin tend to be a mostly cosmetic issue. They are known as spider veins, and other than their appearance, are unlikely to cause you any problems in...