Leg Vein Health



How laughter helps cure leg ulcers

Forget technology, the best prescription for patients with venous leg ulcers is good quality nursing care – and the occasional belly laugh, according to a UK study.

Pumping blood into dying limbs can save your legs

Australian researchers have developed a world-first treatment - pumping blood at high pressure into limbs dying of vascular disease - which could save smokers and diabetics from leg amputations.

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Dr. Riaz Motara is a specialist physician and cardiologist. He has an interest in preventative cardiology. He runs Veinsculpt, the first and only comprehensive vein clinic in South Africa, using endo-venous laser ablation as the treatment of choice.He also operates the only Women's Heart Clinic in South Africa.

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