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Choose Your Stockings

Posted on Mar 09, 2017 by Kevin Cleary

Yes, not all stockings are created equal. Compression helps patients with circulation problems due to a wide variety of maladies and, at first glance, compression stockings and anti-embolism stockings may seem like the same thing, but there are subtle differences that are quite important. Knowing the subtle differences in each can help you choose the proper type of compression stocking.

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All About Compression Therapy

Posted on May 11, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

Compression stockings increase the pressure in the subcutaneous tissue under the skin, which helps in reducing the pain as well as the swelling. This compression helps move excessive fluids to the capillaries and helps prevent the leakage of a lot of the fluid. Also, compression decreases the ability of the superficial veins under the skin to expand them and overfill with blood.

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Compression Therapy and Garments

Posted on Jul 11, 2014 by Razia Sanwari

Compression therapy has several health benefits obtained by wearing different compression therapy garments available - socks, stockings, gloves, armsleeves.

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Buying a Compression Garment

Posted on Jul 11, 2014 by Razia Sanwari

Buying a compression garment is all about the correct size. Compression therapy will work best only if the size is right enough to provide adequate pressure.

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Choosing the Proper Compression Socks/Stockings for You

Posted on Apr 25, 2014 by Kevin Cleary

Our bodies are made up of several major systems that include the digestive system, respiratory system, the nervous system, skeletal/muscular system, and the circulatory system. All these systems work together in order for our bodies to operate properly. When one system is compromised or injured the other systems need assistance.

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