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Laser vs Chemical Ablation for Varicose Veins

Laser and chemical ablation are generally considered to be the best options nowadays for treating varicose veins. Both are noninvasive techniques using new technology. Once upon a time, the main treatment for varicose veins was surgical vein stripping, but this involved a much longer recovery period than either of the newer options. Laser/Thermal Ablation Laser […]

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Exclusive Tumescent Foam Sclerotherapy for Varicose Veins

An exclusive new treatment for varicose veins is now available at Cosmedics Skin Clinics’ London Vein Centre. Tumescent Foam Sclerotherapy was developed by The London Vein Centre’s Vascular Surgeon, Mr Parameswaran Sridhar MBBS, FRCS. This unique and exclusive procedure was designed for treating a range of troublesome, uncomfortable and unsightly leg veins in one single session. The […]

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1 in 50 Suffer Chronic Venous Disease Ulcers

Leg Varicose Vein Ulceration Chronic venous disease in the legs is one of the most common conditions in the Western world with up to 2% – 1 in 50 – suffering from ulceration in the lower extremities.  Of those patients who have chronic venous insufficiency, a massive 1 in 5 patients are thought to be […]

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New! – Binge-Watching TV Circulation Warnings

Is binge-watching box sets bad for our health? Binge-watching TV box sets is more popular than ever, as new statistics have revealed. More than half of UK adults binge-watch back to back episodes at least once a month Over 10 million Brits admit losing sleep due to being engrossed in TV New! Magazine investigated the health consequences of […]

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EVLA Laser Varicose Vein Treatment Video

The London Vein Treatment Centre’s latest video features a patient’s experience of EVLT/EVLA laser treatment for bulging and twisted varicose veins in the legs.  The patient’s cycling hobby means that he is fit and healthy, but unfortunately still has varicose veins. Cycling does not cause varicose veins – see our latest article Cyclists and Varicose Veins.  However, due […]

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Cyclists and Varicose Veins

Pawel Poljanski Exposes Post-Race Veins Polish cyclist Pawel Poljanski put out a photo of post-race legs on social media during the Tour de France, revealing massively enlarged leg veins. The image of his bulging veins went viral across the world and many wondered whether cycling was good or bad for the veins. With such swollen veins, would there […]


StyleNest Review Thread Vein Removal

Varicose Veins, Spider Veins How To Prevent Them And How To Get Rid Of Them ‘Stylenest’ website give the modern woman advice, recommendations and reviews on fashion, beauty, home style, hotels and travel. They recently sent Danielle Hudson to visit Dr Ross Perry at Cosmedics’ London Vein Treatment Centre to review treatment for troublesome leg […]

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Varicose Vein Ankles Treatment Results

Cosmedics Skin Clinics’ Vein Treatment Centre has published new before/after photos showing the results achieved for ankle varicose veins.  The varicose veins were treated using EVLA laser treatment, a relatively new treatment which is also known as EVLT. Laser varicose vein treatment works to seal off the bulging and uncomfortable blue/purple veins and offers over a 95% success rate. […]

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Millions of Workdays Lost Due to Veins

4.6 Million Work Days USA Vein disease is estimated to account for more than 4.6 million workdays a year in the USA alone. The impact of vein problems should not be underestimated. Serious leg vein problems are not just unsightly – although this can involve unpleasant rashes, skin discoloration and even scarring. Apart from the cosmetic problems, […]

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89% of Thread Veins Hide Underlying Problem

Thread veins or spider veins on the legs may not be just a cosmetic problem, according to research.  A study has shown that 89% of people with leg and ankle thread veins were found to have an underlying leg vein problem. Thread veins can be an early sign of venous reflux – small vessels which become dilated. […]