I Wear Compression Stockings

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    Compression Stockings Believer

    My doctor was telling me for years to wear compression stocking due to VI in my legs. I put it off and put it off, but finally i gave in and i love them. Jobst offers a lot of different styles to chose from so i can mix it up. I get sheer for church and sports socks for when i...
    LizWitten81 LizWitten81
    31-35
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2013

    I Wear Compression Stockings For Medical Reasons

    I started wearing medical compression grade socks about 10 years ago and as I have aged, I have had to move to higher compression (now 30-40) and high length. I wore thigh high for about two years and then graduated to pantyhose four years ago. I have to say, the pantyhose are...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Sep 11, 2012

    I have been wearing them

    for years as I stated in an earlier post. I have finally given in and tried a more sheer product to wear under my jeans for comfort. They are so much better and less grabby than the opaque series. They are also cooler in the summer, since I never wear shorts with them. I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 4, 2014

    I Wear Compression Stockings

    I have to wear 30-40 compression pantyhose because of the circulation problems in my legs that was most likely caused by the incorrect setting on a heart lung machine in 1966. they did not understand settings for children back then as they do now. I am used to them now and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Feb 7, 2012

    Promoting Compression Stockings - Why Most Of Us Could Benefit

    Dear All, I presume you're in this group because like me, you HAVE to wear compression stockings. Given my age, I hated the drab style they imposed so I started a company that sells quality compression socks in as many fun patterns and incognito options as I could find. It's...
    LegStyle LegStyle
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 29, 2013

    Compression Stockings For Nurses

    I am 23 year old and I am a nurse. When I was still practicing for my degree, we go on duty 3 times a week either Monday to Wednesday or Wednesday to Saturday (depending on the schedule). Of course as a student nurse, things like sitting on waiting areas or chairs is a Big no...
    MissAlynna MissAlynna
    22-25
    4 Responses Jun 7, 2011
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