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New Vein Treatment Centre – Harley Street

The latest ‘London Vein Treatment Centre’ location is now open on Harley Street, London; offering the very latest varicose and thread vein treatments with qualified doctors and surgeons. The move to larger premises has allowed the London Vein Treatment Centre to extend their Harley Street services. Advanced Varicose Vein Removal London Vein Treatment Centre now […]

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New Harley Street London Location for 2018

Cosmedics Skin Clinics has announced that a new London Vein Treatment Centre is set to open on London’s Harley Street during January 2018. The clinic will offer a range of private vein removal services using state of the art laser technology to treat varicose veins, thread veins, spider veins and broken capillaries on the legs, face […]

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Can you get thread vein treatment on the NHS?

Thread veins are not a health risk and therefore they are very unlikely to be covered by the NHS in the vast majority of cases. Even more troublesome varicose veins have to be ‘bad enough’ with complications such as phlebitis or eczema present in order to qualify for treatment. The criteria are a lot higher […]

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The Mirror Busts Top 10 Varicose Vein Myths

“Top 10 myths about varicose veins busted – and if you can do anything to prevent them” Varicose veins affect at least a third of the population, yet there are many myths about why certain people seem to suffer from the condition. The Mirror explores and explodes the top 10 misconceptions. Workers who stand on […]

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Facial Spider Veins and Alcohol

Can Alcohol Cause Facial Thread Veins?  There are a number of possible causes of spider veins on the face, but one of the best known is alcohol consumption.  A red nose is commonly associated with heavy drinking. While there are a range of other potential causes, it is true that alcohol can be a significant factor […]

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Ballroom Dancing and Varicose Veins

Can You Dance with Varicose Veins? Are varicose veins stopping you from dancing like the Strictly stars? Discomfort or pain can put varicose veins sufferers off activities which they may feel would make the veins worse, but this could be counter-productive. Varicose veins can cause aching, painful, tired, heavy, restless and swollen legs. Yet there are […]

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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 […]