• Compression Socks,  Tips

    Compression socks for varicose veins and DVT

    Compression socks for varicose veins and DVT Many people who use compression socks do so following a doctor’s prescription. Also known as pressure stockings, compression socks mainly help in improving the overall circulation of blood up from the leg to the heart. They also work in helping reduce the swelling that can affect a person who sits or stands for long hours. Whether you wear them on one leg or both legs will depend on the reason you need them. In most cases, you will need compression socks in the following situations: When your legs ache or are swollen In the case of varicose veins and other related skin conditions…