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How to Choose the Right Style Compression Stockings

06th April 2011
Compression socks help increase blood circulation in the legs, feet and ankles. Also referred to as compression stockings and support socks, they are worn by men and women. Compression stockings come in a variety of styles, colors and compression variatio... Read >
Author: Art Jones

Why Do Truckers Need Compression Socks?

06th April 2011
Sitting for long periods of time is bad for leg circulation. Truckers, in particular, can develop circulation problems because they are on the road for long stretches without movement or exercise. They drive daily for up to 11 hours at a time. Many do not... Read >
Author: Art Jones

Help End Leg Pain With Support Hose

06th April 2011
There are many causes of leg pain and discomfort, from jobs that require long periods of standing, to pregnancy and disease. Those suffering the pain and discomfort of any of these conditions need to find relief, to sleep at night and go about daily lives... Read >
Author: Art Jones

Compression Socks are Beneficial for Leg Circulation

06th April 2011
Compression socks are tight fitting stockings that are usually knee high or thigh high. Special care must be taken to ensure the foot length and total length is correct. Compression socks have many benefits. The pressure that they put on a patient's legs ... Read >
Author: Art Jones

Compression Stockings in the Treatment of Chronic Venous Insufficiency

06th April 2011
Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a condition in which veins are unable to transmit blood back to the heart. Individuals with CVI are sometimes said to have an impaired musculovenous pump. CVI occurs as a result of damaged leg valves. Individuals who ... Read >
Author: Art Jones

How Do Compression Socks Work

04th April 2011
There are many different types of accessories that are available to athletes that claim to help build muscle and increase performance, but have you ever thought about socks being able to do this? It may sound a bit absurd, but there are specialized socks ... Read >
Author: Angelo Governale
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