Miller Vein Blog

The gift of healthy legs: vein treatment during the winter months

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Dec 4, 2018 10:30:20 AM

 

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Tags: Spider Veins, Miller Vein, Free Consultation, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency

How to protect yourself from blood clots during airline travel

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Nov 13, 2018 7:00:00 PM

Whether you’re traveling for a business meeting or to see family for the holidays, airline travel can increase your risk of developing blood clots. Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is of particular concern during this time. DVT is a potentially life-threatening condition that occurs when a blood clot forms in a deep vein, usually in the leg. Clots in your deep veins are especially dangerous since they can break free and travel to your lungs, a cause for major concern.

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Tags: venous disease, Miller Vein, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, compression stockings, dvt, restless legs, Travel

Relief on the Road: Keeping Legs Healthy While Traveling

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Nov 4, 2018 3:00:00 PM

Long periods of sitting without movement can aggravate the symptoms of an untreated chronic vein condition, such as varicose veins. It can also leave you more susceptible to serious complications such as blood clots and deep vein thrombosis (DVT). If your upcoming travel plans include a road trip—especially one longer than a couple of hours—it’s important to take steps to keep fresh blood (and therefore oxygen!) flowing through your legs.

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Tags: venous disease, Miller Vein, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, compression stockings, dvt, restless legs, Travel

Autumn Activities for Healthy Legs

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Oct 13, 2018 3:29:00 PM

As the weather continues to shift towards the winter cold, we begin to mentally and physically prepare ourselves for another blustery Michigan winter spent indoors. But while you still have the chance, get outside and enjoy the crisp breeze and golden sun peeking through the colorful Michigan foliage!

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Tags: Spider Veins, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, women's health

Here’s Why Fall is the Best Time for Vein Treatment

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Oct 4, 2018 3:22:00 PM

Life gets busy with kids, grandkids, work, travel, and everything else that life throws your way. You may always find a reason to postpone vein treatment, but it’s important to remember that vein conditions are progressive. Not only can varicose and spider veins get worse if left untreated, they are oftentimes more difficult to treat the longer they are ignored.

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Tags: Spider Veins, Miller Vein, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, women's health

What’s causing my swollen legs?

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Sep 15, 2018 10:00:00 AM

 

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Tags: venous disease, Miller Vein, treatment, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, lymphedema, dvt, swollen legs

Honor The Bravest: Tunnel to Towers 5k Run & Walk in Berkley

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Sep 3, 2018 7:00:00 AM

 

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Tags: Miller Vein, Community Events, 9/11 Commemorative Event, Tunnel to Towers

Is your job putting you at a higher risk for vein problems?

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Aug 10, 2018 9:00:00 AM

 

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Tags: Miller Vein, Our Blog, Varicose veins, Venous Insufficiency, women's health, men's health

Exciting changes at Miller Vein!

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Aug 3, 2018 9:00:00 AM

At Miller Vein, we’re always looking for ways to serve our patients better. That’s why we’re very excited to announce TWO great changes at Miller Vein…

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Tags: Miller Vein, Michael Bischoff, M.D., Announcement, auburn hills

Restless legs? There may be an underlying problem in your veins.

Posted by Miller Vein Team on Jul 15, 2018 12:35:00 PM

 

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Tags: venous disease, Miller Vein, Venous Insufficiency, women's health, men's health, restless legs, RLS