Veins News:

Older addicts cost £51m in hospital stays, report says
… years of abuse, to access veins. Drugs death figures also show an increasing number… and graduated into intravenous injecting. He now has deep-vein thrombosis (DVT) in his legs…


New watch identifies wearer from veins
…Watch technology that can identify a person by the veins inside their skin… that your veins match the photo every time you put the watch on. That could stop…


Watch strap IDs its wearer's veins
… a watch strap which can ID you using your veins. The Biowatch chip contains a tiny… camera that takes a photo of a users' veins from their wrist. The image… is then stored in the wristband and compared to the users' vein pattern each time it is used…


Laser surgery for varicose veins
…Painful and unsightly, varicose veins affect around a third of people in the UK…. Traditional surgical treatment which strips out veins means having a general anaesthetic… surgery is much less invasive and works by heat-sealing damaged veins from the inside…


The transgender tailor who died in Saudi custody
… with a Peshawar-based transgender rights group, Blue Veins, met Meeno in the late 1990s during…. One of those activists, Qamar Naseem of Blue Veins, received the body at Islamabad…


Hospital saves dehydrated baby hippo at Cincinnati Zoo
… rehydrate her. "Preemies have very tiny and unstable veins, and even though our vet team… was able to get multiple IVs placed, the veins could not sustain the IV and would blow… with difficult veins." Two members of the hospital's vascular team brought ultrasound…


Varicose veins should be treated with lasers, says NICE
…People with varicose veins should be offered laser or heat treatment, say new… third of adults in the UK develop varicose veins - swollen, unsightly and often… painful veins that have stopped working properly. As well as being less invasive…


ENTOPTICS W VEINS
… show, titled 'Entoptics w veins'. This week we take a good look into Mike Shink's…


I acted as a man to get work - until I was accused of rape
… 10-12 hours a day, digging and sieving, hoping to uncover gemstones in the veins


Ferret named Zelda to enjoy 'normal life' thanks to pacemaker
veins. Zelda was released two days after surgery and is expected to enjoy a normal…