Wellbeing

Maintaining good lower limb health plays an important part in maintaining our wellbeing. You may not even realise that tired legs are slowing you down, but imagine having that relief you feel, when you put your feet up after a long day, all day long! Don’t let gravity slow you down…

At Compression Advisory we believe compression and other therapeutic textile will play an increasing role in our daily lives. Compression socks can be worn comfortably all day long, to keep legs feeling fresh and maintain lower limb health. With improving textile technology these garments can now be made to look and feel like everyday fashion items so can be integrated into our daily lives with minimal fuss.

Additionally if you suffer from any of the conditions below then wearing validated VR compression socks is of proven medical benefit.

  • Varicose veins
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Post-thrombotic syndrome
  • Healed venous ulcer
  • Mild lymphoedema
  • Post-operative
  • Any condition which increase your risk of blood clots
  • Previous DVT’s

There are also certain acute medical injuries when wearing a tailored compression sock is ideal;

  • Ankle sprains (reduces swelling and provides support)
  • Calf Tears
  • Shin Splints
  • Chronic Compartment Syndrome
  • Cramp
  • Any period of immobility e.g. when in Aircast Boot