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...
Varicose Veins, Alcohol & Smoking

Varicose Veins, Alcohol & Smoking

Alcohol & Smoking Does alcohol cause varicose veins? During the pandemic, South Africans have had to adjust to not being able to buy alcohol and cigarettes as freely as they used to be able to – and sometimes not at all. While there has been a lot of griping on...
Varicose Veins – Home Remedies

Varicose Veins – Home Remedies

Home Remedies How can I reduce the appearance and discomfort of varicose veins? Before you consider a surgical solution to your varicose veins, there are various home remedies that you can try. Over time, these may help reduce the unsightly visual impact of varicose...
Exercise & Varicose Veins

Exercise & Varicose Veins

Diet & Varicose Veins You’ve got to move it, move it! If you want to avoid varicose veins, exercise is just as important as sticking to a healthy diet. By being active, you’ll boost your circulation. Keeping your blood moving is vital if you want to avoid these...
Diet & Varicose Veins

Diet & Varicose Veins

Diet & Varicose Veins You are what you eat That’s certainly true in the case of varicose veins. Diet can play a factor in increasing your risk of developing this condition, while eating the right foods can help you avoid getting varicose veins. If you already...