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How long should you wear your compression socks a day?
And should you be physically active while wearing the crompression socks? Read more
Can I sleep with compression stockings on?
I am 21 weeks pregnant and my whole leg and feet really hurt. I only have knee-length compression hose. Can I sleep with them on? Read more
I had knee surgery, and was wondering when can I stop wearing my compression socks?
I got knee surgery and have been wearin the socks for 3 weeks with some rests a day. I walk on my leg so blood circulates and crutches help me in public. Is it safe to not wear the stockings at all anymore? I j... Read more
Is it ok to wear compression stockings on the plane?
Do you recommend wearing compression stockings on long flights? I have two flights: one 8 hours with a break of 12 hours and continuing another 12 hours after. I have store bought knee highs and thigh highs. An... Read more
Should I wear compression stockings at night?
I had the procedure this morning and wore the compression stockings all day but I can't remember if the Dr. said to wear them when I sleep? Read more
Why are my legs so itchy after I take off my compression stockings?
I wear compression stockings for varicose veins during my pregnancy. They ease the pain and tiredness, but my legs get so itchy sometimes - especially after I take my stockings off. What can i do to prevent the... Read more
Are the green veins that I have throughout my body normal?
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I have a lot of green veins on my legs, calves, even my arms and other parts of my body. Are those on my legs reticular veins, or could they be normal veins? They are very obvious. I never had them until my pre... Read more
Should someone with a blood clot wear compression stockings?
I was wondering if someone who already has a clot wore compression stockings, would it be safe? Might this dislodge the clot? I only just learned about compression stockings and I'm not sure of these details. Read more
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How long does it take to see spider veins vanish after Sclerotherapy?
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How long does it take to see spider veins vanish after Sclerotherapy? Is there any hope the veins will disappear after more time has gone by? Read more
Is there a varicose vein penis treatment?
I am 21 years old and recently I have developed a varicose vein on my penis. The vein gives me slight discomfort. I am not sexually active. How can I fix this vein? Is there any medication or procedure which ca... Read more
I have pain after EVLT, is that normal?
I had EVLT about 10 days ago , now I have a big knot on my inner thigh and when I touch it, it still hurts , I had a lot of pain the day after the surgery and I couldn't bend my leg. Is this normal? Read more
Why is it necessary to wear Compression Stockings after Sclerotherapy?
Sclerotherapy - 9 answers
Why is it necessary to wear Compression Stockings after Sclerotherapy? Read more
What complications are involved with Endovenous Laser Ablation?
If I have had large vessels such as the saphenous closed, is there chance of circulatory problems later on? Read more
Is it better to get full-length compression stockings or knee-highs?
The knee highs are so much more comfortable. Are they effective enough? Read more
Is wearing compression stockings during pregnancy safe?
I'm wondering if the pressure from compression stockings can harm the fetus? Read more
Can dehydration cause bulging hand veins?
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I have pertruding veins on the top of my hands. I have not been drinking enough water. Can dehydration be the cause of my bulging hand veins? What about caffeine? Read more
How long will I have to wear compression stockings after varicose vein surgery?
And, are there any options in terms of colors or styles? Read more
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