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October is Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month

Medical Ultrasound

During October the Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU) has been celebrating Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month to increase the public’s knowledge about this diagnostic tool. Why Does MVCS Use Vascular Ultrasound? Approximately 90% of people with varicose veins visible on the… READ MORE

The Connection between Pregnancy and Varicose Veins

Pregnancy and Varicose Veins

Carrying and giving birth to a baby is a wonderful experience for many women. Unfortunately, many of the things that come along with that experience are not so wonderful. Pregnancy and Varicose Veins Varicose veins are often one of those… READ MORE

Vein center: Study says sitting is bad for your vascular health

Vein center: Study says sitting is bad for your vascular health With so many news stories focused on obesity, you may think eating the country’s national pastime, but actually there’s one activity that most Americans do for about half their… READ MORE

Ask your vein doctor about hard-to-heal venous leg ulcers

venous leg ulcers

Ask your vein doctor about hard-to-heal venous leg ulcers People with varicose veins have a lot of symptoms and side effects to deal with: Pain, cramps, aching, feelings of fatigue and heaviness – not to mention the unattractive appearance of… READ MORE

Summer is a great time for varicose vein treatment

Summer is a great time for varicose vein treatment Summer’s here, and that means it’s time to don skirts and shorts and enjoy the warmer weather and outdoor fun. It’s a time for kicking off your shoes and putting on… READ MORE

Varicose Vein Disease in Men

Some men have the misconception that varicose veins and other venous diseases are strictly a woman’s problem.  They may remember their mom’s swollen veins or grandma’s purple ankles; they may have seen what happened to their wife’s legs when she… READ MORE

How to Get Rid of Varicose Veins

How to Get Rid of Varicose Veins Treatment options to get rid of varicose veins are now more effective, faster and more convenient than ever. If the sight of these bulging veins hampers your self-confidence or the discomfort they cause… READ MORE

Vein clinic visits can help spot chronic venous insufficiency

Vein clinic visits can help spot venous insufficiency About 30 million men and women in the U.S. suffer from venous insufficiency, sometimes called chronic venous insufficiency or CVI, a condition that results when blood flow becomes impaired. The most common… READ MORE

Delicious “Mancakes”

Perfect with any Father’s Day Breakfast! INGREDIENTS: 3 cups of all-purpose flour 5 teaspoons of baking powder 2 eggs
1/3 cup of sugar 1-1/2 cups of whole milk 2 tablespoons of melted butter Blueberries (optional) Real butter & warm syrup DIRECTIONS:… READ MORE

Michigan International Women’s Show

As many of you know, we finished our first year as an Exhibitor at the Michigan International Women’s Show held at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi several weeks ago. It was an exciting time for all with four fantastic… READ MORE