It's time.....let's talk support hose, shall we? - page 2

Let's just say I'm not as young or lilthe as I once was; I'm getting sore, swollen ankles and lower legs at the end of each shift. I'm about 45# overweight, and I'm working on that with diet and... Read More

  1. by   lpnflorida
    Diabetic socks can be found at Walmart or at a Medical store. Also ted hose also come in full foot not just the ones with holes in them.
  2. by   Otessa
    The full shebang. Wore them in nursing school at the tender age of 20 and beyond. On those days i forgot to wear them my legs were fatigues and ankles swollen. They need to be true support hose(graduated support0 NOT just pantyhose KWIM?

  3. by   Otessa
    Support socks made my legs feel like a sausage and didn't help with leg fatigue. Some how it feels like a moderate trouniquet right at knee level.

    Personally wouldn't go with this from my own experience.