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How to get medical compression stockings and how to put them on, useful accessories, and cleaning instructions.

How to measure
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How to get compression products
What to do when you start having first signs of a venous disease or after you have been diagnosed? Just follow our three steps to get a compression product that best fits your needs. Most of our medical products require either a medical prescription or a professional fitting via a Health Care Professional. It is recommended that you see a Health Care Professional who will give you a prescription for the proper compression socks or stocking for you.
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Man sitting on a low chair putting on compression socks
How to put on and take off compression stockings
Watch the recommended ways for putting on compression socks and stockings. You will also find helpful hints and tips.
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Our donning aids - Sigvaris Doff'n'Donner
Donning aids
Learn more about our donning and doffing aids and how to use them.
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How to correctly wash compression products
How to clean compression products
Compression garments of all kinds – from stockings to socks to inelastic wraps – will maintain their effectiveness and attractiveness when they are treated and washed as recommended.
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