Do you need to wear compression stockings but can not put them on or take them off? You are not alone. This site is dedicated to finding a solution for putting on tight compression stockings. Perhaps you, or a loved one, need to wear compression garments to manage chronic edema (swelling) in your feet or legs. Without the compression socks the swelling gets worse. But how do you get them on when there is back pain, hip pain or joint pain in the hands? That is what our patients in our Lymphedema Clinic has faced. We have worked with over 1000 patients with this problem and have discovered many brilliant solutions for how to put compression stockings on. On this site, we share what we have learned about the different products.
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