WHAT ARE COMPRESSION STOCKINGS?
Compression stockings are a specialized type of hosiery used to treat and guard against progression of various venous disorders such as edema, phlebitis and thrombosis.
Worn around the leg, these stockings compress the limb, exerting pressure and thereby reducing the diameter of distended veins. This causes an increase in blood flow, which ultimately helps relieve pain.
Compression stockings are an essential part of physical well being are covered by most extended healthcare benefit providers.
WHAT CAN COMPRESSION STOCKINGS TO FOR ME?
Compression stockings are not just a therapeutic measure. They are a proven preventative and treatment measure against such conditions as:
- Tired, achy legs
- Restless leg syndrome
- Vericose veins
- Spider veins
- Blood clots
Compression stockings are ideal for men, women and children of all ages, shapes and sizes and are available in a variety of trendy styles, colours and sizes, so you can be as discrete or as bold as you like.
Styles range from ankle length socks, to full leg pantyhose. Compression stockings can be worn all day long and are made from a durable, breathable, state-of-the-art material.
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