Are Spider Veins Dangerous?

Thread veins or spider veins are extremely common and affect around 80% of adults at some point in their lives. They can affect both women and men and are a common side effect of pregnancy. But are spider veins dangerous? This article will help expl ...

How To Get Rid of Spider Veins on Legs

Spider (thread) veins are extremely common affecting around 80% of adults. With so many reputable and not so reputable businesses claiming to offer you the solution to vein-free legs, it can be hard to know which treatment routes to take and which to ...

What Is a Duplex Scan?

This article is for people who have been advised to have a duplex ultrasound scan as part of the consultation process for varicose vein or spider vein treatment. It explains why the procedure is necessary and what it involves.What is a duplex scan?A ...

How Much Does Spider Vein Treatment Cost?

If you are considering having your spider veins (also known as thread veins) treated, you have probably started researching the costs. Prices and pricing models vary widely from clinic to clinic, making it difficult to compare packages and predict yo ...

What Is Microsclerotherapy Spider Vein Treatment?

Microsclerotherapy is a well-established, walk-in-walk-out treatment for improving the appearance and symptoms of spider veins (also called thread veins) and small reticular veins. It is recognised by The College of Phlebology as “the optimal treatm ...

What Are Thread Veins?

For many, they are an unavoidable fact of life, but what exactly are thread veins, and how can they be treated? This short guide unpacks the facts. A definition of thread veins Thread veins are small blood vessels which, when dilated, become visible ...