August 10, 2019
Compression socks

How do compression socks work?

Many people think that compression socks are only for the elderly or for those who have diagnosed injuries or blood flow problems. What they don’t realize is that no matter the age and activity level, compression socks can offer tremendous benefits. To understand why you should consider using compression socks, […]
December 19, 2018
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Benefits of Compression Socks for Travellers

If you’re an athlete you’re probably familiar with compression socks and how they limit leg pain while being physically active. But did you know they’re also good for travelling?    For long distance flights or trips which cause your legs to be still for an extended amount of time, stiffness […]
August 14, 2018
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The Benefits of Wearing Compression Socks When You Fly

When you think of compression socks, chances are the first thing that comes to mind is your grandmother’s hosiery.  Compression stockings do have a similar function, but let’s skip the fashion lesson and get right into the benefits of wearing compression socks on your next flight.
June 16, 2018
Waering Fliaght Socks In Airplane

Compression Socks for all your Travel Needs!

Have you ever heard of pilots wearing a special type of sock called, “flight socks” because they spend all hours of the day flying? Did you know that just because you’re a passenger, you should consider wearing them, too?
May 15, 2018
Maternity Compression Hosiery

Maternity Compression Hosiery: Pesky Varicose Veins

While you don’t have to be pregnant to deal with varicose veins, they often begin during this time. A varicose vein is when your veins are filled with blood – more than they can handle and become “dilated”. A physical identifier of this condition is when there are swollen veins […]
April 28, 2018
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Compression Socks: Knowing When Tight is Too Tight

One of the biggest complaints about compression socks is that they are “too tight” to wear – thus leading it to be too uncomfortable to continue wearing. Many people make it so tight, that it’s intolerable.
April 4, 2018
Graduated Compression Socks

Compression Socks Aren’t Just for Medical Purposes

When a young person thinks of compression socks, they immediately think of an older person, or one that’s in a nursing home; however, the use of compression socks, especially those that are graduated compression socks, can be used any one with out issues.
March 3, 2018
Compression Stockings Myths

Debunking the Myths About Medical Compression Stockings

When it comes to swelling and pain, compression support stockings are often a chosen method of swelling and pain relief. There are quite a few myths that need to debunk about compression socks, to ease the minds of those that want to try them and to assert those who have […]
February 7, 2018
Compression Socks

Can Compression Socks Help With Arthritis?

There are many forums on the Internet that suggest a plethora of remedies for arthritis pain relief and one of the more popular methods is using compression stockings or socks. Because of how common arthritis is, this method has become one of the most talked about.
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