Types of Compression Garments

Thursday, 21 January 2016  |  Admin

Ladies, are you about to join the millions of women who have experienced pregnancy? For many, this is a wonderful time, a period when you feel the most feminine, the most excited, and filled with joyful expectation you glow with good health and vitality...and then there’s your feet.

Wednesday, 6 January 2016  |  Admin

If you are one of the 3.9 million people in the UK living with diabetes, then you are sure to know how important foot care is when living with this condition. Reduce blood supply to the feet is a common symptom of diabetes, leading to loss of sensation and posing a real danger of injures going unnoticed, taking significantly longer to heal and being susceptible to infection.

Wednesday, 6 January 2016  |  Admin

Compression stockings? You need to wear compression stockings? You? But you’re fashionable and stylish, you like to look your best, how on earth are you supposed to make a pair of thick, unflattering compression stockings look good? Easily, in fact!

Friday, 16 October 2015

Find out more about our fantastic range of compression socks with this handy infographic. Whether you are looking for socks that will prevent discomfort and potentially threatening conditions while on a plane or socks for sport, Compression Stockings.co.uk has got you covered. Compression socks combine discretion with efficacy to ensure that your legs receive the support that they need.

Thursday, 8 October 2015

One of the most common uses for compression stockings is to help manage lymphoedema, a condition where the body’s lymphatic system fails to properly drain fluid from tissue, causing tissue and limbs to swell. In fact, compression stockings form a big part of decongestive lymphatic therapy – the most common treatment for lymphoedema.

Thursday, 8 October 2015  |  Admin

Shin Splints got you out of the game? Best start pulling out those fancy pain relief pads, the heat rubs, the top of the line braces and....compression socks?

Thursday, 8 October 2015

Graduated compression stockings is the full name given to the most common form of compression stockings by doctors. This is because there are several different types of compression stockings, and doctors have to be clear on what exactly they are using.

Thursday, 8 October 2015

Nurses around the world work incredibly hard to give the best patient care possible. Part of the incredible work nurses do involves being on their feet for a long time, which can take its toll on legs. Here at Compression Stockings we want to help nurses be at their best so that you can continue to deliver great levels of care to patients.

Thursday, 8 October 2015

One of the biggest scares for people who often fly on long haul flights is the risk of developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT). There’s been a huge amount of debate surrounding the link between DVT and flying long haul, but the correlation can’t be ignored, especially if you’re a nervous flier.

Thursday, 8 October 2015

One of the most popular uses of compression garments is for exercise. More and more runners wear compression socks to help improve their run, and many have reported improvements since they started wearing them, so if you’re looking to upgrade your run, compression stockings might be a good place to start.


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