Who should wear compression socks?
Compression stockings are an essential component in the prevention of numerous venous problems and provide support and comfort to tired legs. By applying constant pressure on the veins, the stockings improve legs’ circulatory function, thereby reducing the risks linked to venous insufficiency, including:
- Heavy and tired legs;
- Leg and especially ankle and calf oedemas (swelling);
- Varicose and/or clot formation.
Compression stockings deliver support and comfort for:
- People who must stand or sit for long periods of time;
- Pregnant women;
- Frequent travelers;
- People with certain health issues.