Tag: veins

Top 6 Varicose Vein Myths

Varicose veins affects up to 40% of the adult population making it a common condition. Despite the condition being common however, there is still a lot of confusion and actually many of the ‘facts’ that you may have read about

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Vascular Surgeons answer your top 9 questions about Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are actually very common and can affect more than 1 in 3 adults. As the weather starts to get warmer you naturally start to ditch the tights and jeans in favour of bare legs but what happens when

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Raise your hemline with our thread vein treatment options

When that first warm day of spring/summer arrived this year I’m sure you were itching to get out of your woolly tights or jeans are bare all in your favourite summer frock, but did you still find yourself avoiding this

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What varicose veins say about your blood pressure?

Varicose veins are large red, blue or even flesh coloured veins that are often swollen and raised above the surface of the skin. They are caused by nerves within the veins being weak or damaged which can cause blood to

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The Private Clinic in Glasgow

Voted the world’s friendliest city, the vibrant and dynamic city of Glasgow is home to another of our clinics. Situated in the picturesque Park Circus, The Private Clinic Glasgow is located just 12 minutes from Charing Cross station. We offer

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Vein Removal Treatments: The Private Clinic vs. the NHS

The Daily Express recently wrote about a man (Rob Crowley, 35) who had undergone a ‘MIRACLE’ treatment for his Varicose Veins after having had an unsuccessful surgical procedure with the NHS. The headlining treatment in question was the Endovenous Laser

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Understanding the difference between Thread and Varicose Veins

In order to work properly, veins are equipped with valves that help our blood flow in the correct direction without backtracking, but when those valves fail, then Thread and Varicose Veins can form. Visualising which is which The easiest way

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Pregnancy and Varicose Veins

Pregnancy can you an amazing experience for many expectant mothers, and although the list of changes that your body goes through is extensive, we’re going to stick to the things we specialise in right here at The Private Clinic; in this case:

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The Private Clinic Bristol: Treatments

Recently, Bristol’s been getting a lot of attention because of Banksy’s Dismaland and the crowds have been coming in droves to visit. The temporary hustle and bustle might not be welcome by everyone though, so we thought we’d highlight a

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When is the best time to treat varicose veins?

We explore varicose vein treatments and the best time of year to have them performed.  Winter: a time when it’s acceptable to cover our least favourite body parts without a soul asking why. But, at The Private Clinic, we don’t

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