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Benefits of Sport Compression Socks for Athletes

2022-09-24T01:14:00-04:00

Athletic benefits of Sport Compression Socks includes several medical conditions, including deep vein thrombosis (DVT), chronic venous insufficiency (CVI), varicose veins, and edema. They have also been shown to be beneficial for athletes, as they can help improve performance and reduce the risk of injury. Why Sport Compression Socks are Important for Athletes Improve [...]

Benefits of Sport Compression Socks for Athletes2022-09-24T01:14:00-04:00

Compression Therapy for Lymphedema

2022-09-10T23:01:28-04:00

Compression therapy is used in the treatment of Lymphedema. An impaired lymphatic system leads to the swelling of a patient's limbs due to fluid retention and tissue swelling. Lymphedema is not limited to the extremities; it can also affect the face, neck, genitalia, scrotum, e.t.c. Causes of Lymphedema There are two forms of Lymphedema: [...]

Compression Therapy for Lymphedema2022-09-10T23:01:28-04:00

How do you know if you need orthotics?

2022-09-24T01:27:46-04:00

It's fair to say that very rare is the individual who has perfect feet that are aligned perfectly. Almost all of us have a foot imperfection that affects the way we stand, walk, or run. The question that bears asking is, "does our imperfection cause us problems, especially with pain?" and "How do I [...]

How do you know if you need orthotics?2022-09-24T01:27:46-04:00

Compression Stockings for Varicose Veins and Venous Insufficiency

2022-09-07T21:51:03-04:00

Varicose veins and venous insufficiency are common, especially as you age. If you have varicose veins, you may have noticed aching or throbbing in your legs and swelling. In severe cases, you may also experience itching and burning sensations in the skin around your ankles. The good news is that many treatments for varicose [...]

Compression Stockings for Varicose Veins and Venous Insufficiency2022-09-07T21:51:03-04:00

Knee Braces for Osteoarthritis

2022-09-06T18:18:27-04:00

A knee brace alleviates the pain caused by knee osteoarthritis by redistributing your body weight away from the injured area of your knee. When you wear a brace, you'll have more stability and support, which means you'll be able to walk further without discomfort. You can use a variety of braces to help ease osteoarthritis [...]

Knee Braces for Osteoarthritis2022-09-06T18:18:27-04:00

Use and Wear of Anti-Embolism Stockings

2022-08-21T13:52:17-04:00

Anti-embolism stockings treat leg swelling (pregnancy varicose veins), deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and post-surgical swelling. They can also be used after an injury to help prevent DVT or pulmonary embolism (PE). DVT can be life-threatening, especially if the clot breaks free and travels through the body's bloodstream. One of the most important things to [...]

Use and Wear of Anti-Embolism Stockings2022-08-21T13:52:17-04:00

Custom Orthotics & Compression Therapy for Varicose Veins and DVT

2022-08-20T18:50:46-04:00

If you suffer from frequent leg pain, you might be suffering from Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT). This can be a serious and unpleasant condition, but it's also something that can be treated. One way to help blood flow move is to use compression therapy, which uses varicose vein (to treat them) stockings to provide [...]

Custom Orthotics & Compression Therapy for Varicose Veins and DVT2022-08-20T18:50:46-04:00

Travelling and Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

2022-08-09T14:26:45-04:00

Do you have big plans to travel this summer? Travelling can be a lot of fun, but it can also be dangerous if you don't take the necessary precautions. Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) is a serious condition that can occur while travelling. We will discuss the risk factors for DVT and how to prevent it [...]

Travelling and Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)2022-08-09T14:26:45-04:00

How Orthotics Can Help with Leg Length Discrepancy After Knee or Hip Replacement Surgery

2022-09-24T01:16:35-04:00

Knee and hip replacement surgery is a common orthopedic procedure. However, patients may experience leg length discrepancy (LLD) after surgery. LLD is when the lengths of the two legs are different, causing pain and difficulty walking. Orthotics can help to correct this problem. Orthotics are custom-made insoles that help to correct leg length discrepancy [...]

How Orthotics Can Help with Leg Length Discrepancy After Knee or Hip Replacement Surgery2022-09-24T01:16:35-04:00

How do Compression Socks Work to Reduce Swelling?

2022-07-07T12:48:58-04:00

If you're like most people, you probably have a few pairs of compression socks lying around your house. You may not know it, but you can use these socks for more than just preventing blood clots during long flights. Here, we will discuss how compression socks work to reduce swelling. We'll also cover the [...]

How do Compression Socks Work to Reduce Swelling?2022-07-07T12:48:58-04:00
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