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Compression and Nerve Pain

Ever thought about it? Nerve pain is usually associated with sensory misfires by the brain through damaged nerves or spinal cord. As well as improving bloodflow, compress ... Continue reading

Anthony Durkin: VR Compression – A Runner’s Review

Meet Anthony Durkin – he’s got a great story! We’re so glad we could be of help. Between the age of 16-22 I ran at a good level, and competed for my reg ... Continue reading

Shoes…glorious shoes…except when they give us Cankles and Sore Feet!

For those of you who love high heels or love someone who loves high heels, you’re no stranger to sore, swollen and tender feet at the end of a night out or a day at work. ... Continue reading

New Year, New You? Let’s Keep the Changes Small!

So, you’ve heard it all before. This is the time of year where everyone turns over a new leaf. Gyms have special offers on memberships, the shops are pushing healthy eati ... Continue reading

7 Marathons in VR Compression Socks

Today’s blog is courtesy of guest blogger and VR Compression customer Peter McGahan of the Celtic 7 Marathon Challenge. Peter and his good friend Stephane ran 7 mar ... Continue reading

Compression Socks and Tights Are No Longer for Grandma

Even though she wears granny tights, Jamie Rubin, 43, fits no one’s definition of dowdy. As the director of United States sales for the French designer Isabel Marant, Ms. ... Continue reading

Cold Muscles? Use Compression to help with Winter Endurance!

Unfortunately that time of year, where the days get shorter and colder, is upon us once again. We all need a little extra motivation to go out each day and remain active ... Continue reading

Preventing In-Flight Puffy Legs

Do you suffer from puffy swollen feet or ankles? You’re not alone; this becomes a common problem during the summer months. The medical name for this condition is oe ... Continue reading

Varicose Veins Explained (Part 1)

What are Varicose Veins? Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins that are usually blue or dark purple. They may also be lumpy, bulging or twisted in appearance. Var ... Continue reading

England Squad prepare for first World Cup match against Italy

The England Squad have arrived safely in Rio de Janeiro. Check out Adam Lallana and team mates getting off the plane in their St George’s cross edition of the Origi ... Continue reading

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Compression - An Overview

The VR (Venous Return) range of socks built with gctech™ (Graduated Compression Technology) act like a second skin, squeezing blood from the surface veins back into the deep veins and help push blood back up to the heart. Find out about the benefits of Medical Grade Compression...Learn more

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The Compression Advisory was established in 2009 with a strong medical heritage and links to key academic institutions...
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Advising European Tour golfers at the French Open - The Lee Westwood story

Pro-golfer's extensive travel lifestyle carries the risk of DVT. This short film explains the benefits of graduated compression technology both in travel and on the course.

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