You may ask - why compression socks for Nurses? Nurses, more than most people, are more educated about the benefits of graduated compression…meaning there is a greatest amount of compression in the ankle and less in the calf, to open up the blood vessels to enhance good circulation. On a daily routine day, nurses apply … Continue reading "You may ask? Why an article for Nurses – Wearing Compression Socks?"
We can only think of Cool Light Weight clothing, in this HOT 90° temperature, RIGHT!!! Studies have proven, that hotter temperatures can defiantly put much more strain on the blood vessels in your legs and (Increase Lymphatic) problems. Let us HELP, with a few tips to minimize the DISCOMFORT of wearing light weight compression stockings in HOT Summer … Continue reading "Help Info and Tips – While Wearing Compression Stockings in the HOT Summer!"
For Sarah it was a WAKE UP-CALL!! Sarah told us her story, she suffered from leg pain, coughing and fatigue for years. However, Sarah smoked cigarettes every day for almost 30 years. Sarah is now 77 years of age, she told her physician last month, she feels the Best she has felt in 20 years … Continue reading "OXYGEN + GOOD BLOOD FLOW = HEALING"
What do you mean, I could be the next victim? It sounds SACREY doesn't it!! One in 10 people who travel (long distance flights) develop blood clots / DVT ( Deep Vein Thrombosis) according to scientists, (sitting still for long periods increase risk). We try reminding our readers a couple of times during the Travel Months, how important … Continue reading "You Could be the NEXT Victim when you Travel Long Distance!!"
It's not a good day, when you've only been up a few hours, and your legs and calf area are feeling heavy, tired and you have lots of Leg PAIN. At the same time, your ankles are swelling from a buildup of extra fluid associated with other vascular and medical problems. Of course, these aches … Continue reading "Being Over Weight, Why Compression Socks helps Relieve Leg Pain!"
What's all the BUZZ about - The Media Explosion and the Widespread acceptance of wearing athletic compression socks as an effective tool - when working out? You’ve probably already made your NEW YEAR resolution! You want to tone your body up a notch. You want to get in shape early this year, so when Spring Break … Continue reading "The BUZZ about Compression Socks – for Athletics & Everyday Work-Outs!!"
If you're one of those people and your Job consist of: Sitting long hours at a desk Standing on your feet 8 to 10 hours Driving long hours at a time Sitting on Plane, Train or Bus long hours on a weekly basis WHY wearing Compression Stockings ON THE JOB can give you a Better Quality of … Continue reading "Wearing Compression Stockings – ON THE JOB!"