Who can benefit from compression stockings?
Anyone’s legs can feel better while wearing an appropriate gradient compression stockings, especially if you spend a lot of time sitting, standing or in a sedentary position. If you have any of the following, compression garments can help: Tired, aching, heavy feeling legs, Leg swelling, Varicose veins, Venous insufficiency, Post-thrombotic syndrome Healed venous ulcers, Active venous ulcers, Lymphedema. I recommend that you consult with a knowledgeable professional before wearing compression stockings 20 mmHg and above. If you have arterial circulation problems, or acute cardiac problems, please consult with your physician before wearing any level of compression.