News from The VEIN Specialists

Do You Have Restless Legs?

Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is a problem that affects as much as 15 percent of the US population. If you have RLS, you may experience a strong urge to move your legs. Other symptoms include a “creeping” feeling in your … Continue reading

Give The Perfect Gift

Join us for the 18th Annual Give the Gift of Life Holiday Blood Drive at The Chateau in Bloomington! Tuesday, December 27th from 11:00am – 5:00pm you can come to the Chateau Hotel & Conference Center at 1601 Jumer Drive in Bloomington to … Continue reading

Laser Treatment For Varicose Veins

Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA) is an FDA-approved treatment for varicose veins. EVLA is the treatment of choice for varicose veins. Using ultrasound technology, a thin laser fiber is guided into the diseased vein through a very small opening to deliver … Continue reading

What is Sclerotherapy?

Sclerotherapy is the injection of a special chemical, called a sclerosant, into a vein to cause it to collapse and disappear. Sclerotherapy is a simple in-office procedure that is the most common treatment for spider veins. Spider veins are dilated … Continue reading

Leg Health Tips For Runners

If you are a runner, there are a few things you can do to improve your leg health. Keep track of the mileage on your shoes. Most experts advocate replacing your running shoes every 350–450 miles because they begin to … Continue reading

Keep Moving for Leg and Heart Health

According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than 300 million people travel on long-distance flights each year. As we begin the summer travel season, it is important to know that blood clots can be a serious risk for long-distance … Continue reading

Bears for the Brave

TVS is participating in Chase for the Champions on Saturday, April 16, 2016.  The public safety officers in the McLean County and El Paso areas work tirelessly to save the lives of our family members, neighbors and friends. Advocate BroMenn Medical … Continue reading