2711, 2022

Lipedema Causes and Compression Therapy

November 27th, 2022|

Lipedema is a disorder characterized by the accumulation of fat in parts of the body. The subcutaneous adipose tissue, which accumulates on the lower parts of the body, is what causes the abnormal distribution of fat. Lipedema is sometimes confused with lymphedema though it can lead to it. In this article, you will be able to learn about the condition [...]

611, 2022

Compression Socks Care

November 6th, 2022|

Compression socks basically use pressure which allows your blood to circulate freely. As this is one of the main benefits of using compression socks, various issues can occur if not cared for. This includes itching, discoloration, and holes in socks. Below is how you should take care of your compression socks. Hand Wash in Lukewarm Water Using a Mild Detergent [...]

3010, 2022

Manage Your Lymphedema in the Winter

October 30th, 2022|

Lymphedema is an uncomfortable side effect of breast cancer surgery. It normally starts with a slight and uncomfortable swelling around or in the armpit area. In some cases, the condition starts immediately after breast cancer surgery. In others, it develops several months later or even appears years after the first surgery. Unfortunately, there is no treatment to get rid of [...]

2410, 2022

Ways to Reduce Lymphedema Swelling

October 24th, 2022|

Lymphedema is a condition that can cause swelling on the skin and in tissues deep inside the body. It can make it very difficult to move, either by cramping and pain or if you cannot walk because of the swelling. There are many specialized treatments for this condition, but there's only one way for you to avoid getting it in [...]

410, 2022

Compression Bra After Breast Augmentation

October 4th, 2022|

When planning a breast augmentation, many don't think about the healing process, which is a very fundamental stage in the recovery journey and for the best outcomes. Whether it is breast reduction, lift, enlargement, or breast surgery, it is necessary to wear a compression bra for the optimal outcome. Surgeons will always talk to you about wearing a compression bra [...]

2509, 2022

Importance of Post-Surgery Compression Garments

September 25th, 2022|

Postoperative apparel, known as compression garments, are primarily constructed of nylon and elastin. They are important in speeding up your recuperation after surgery. After a variety of surgery operations, including liposuction, mammoplasty, augmentative or reconstructive breast abdominoplasty, neck lifting, facelifting, surgery, and more, post-surgery compression garments are the cornerstone of proper postoperative care. These garments' design prioritized comfort during the [...]

2109, 2022

Benefits of Lymphatic Drainage

September 21st, 2022|

Lymphatic Drainage Therapy offers several advantages, from helping your body heal after surgery to improving your immune system. Here is a valuable insight into the procedure, its benefits, and tips to best prepare and cope with it. In the human body, lymph fluid has the role of carrying toxins away from the tissues and helping to fight infection. Pressotherapy Lymphatic [...]

1709, 2022

Flat Knit Compression Stockings

September 17th, 2022|

Flat knit compression stockings are a type of hosiery which many people who have trouble with their circulation. The flat knit aspect of these hosiery provides compression to the leg muscles, helping to prevent blood from pooling in the lower legs.  This can lead to varicose veins and other circulation problems. They come in various styles and colors, including leggings, [...]

1009, 2022

Compression Wear for Neck and Head After Neck and Head Surgery

September 10th, 2022|

If you have recently undergone neck or head surgery, you may wonder if compression wear is necessary. The answer to that question is yes - compression wear can help improve your healing process and reduce the amount of swelling you experience. Below are the benefits of compression wear for neck and head surgeries, as well as some tips on choosing [...]

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