You may have signs or symptoms of a vein disorder and not even realize it. According to the Vascular Disease Foundation, as many as 20-25 million North Americans have varicose veins. Some common examples of Venous disorders are swelling and leg pain, spider veins, varicose veins, edema, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and leg ulcers. Venous circulation problems can progressively worsen over time and can affect your overall health and quality of life. Luckily, there is a simple solution to help.
If you are someone who stands or sits for long periods during the day if you are pregnant, are a frequent traveler, have varicose or spider veins, or if you have ever felt discomfort in your legs, please join us on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 for our Healthy Leg Day!
During this event, we want to promote leg health and how simple it can be to keep your legs healthy! Leg health is something often forgotten or not taken seriously but can help tremendously with your overall health and wellbeing. It can be as simple as wearing a special type of sock. SIGVARIS is the world’s leading manufacturer of Medical Compression Socks and has an extensive line of both prescription and nonprescription socks. We are very proud to offer SIGVARIS compression socks to you that will suit your health needs and lifestyle.
How will compression socks help? Compression socks exert controlled pressure on your legs to promote blood flow back throughout your body. By compressing the walls of the veins, the blood can properly flow up through the veins in the legs and towards the heart.
Here is an easy guide of some of the risk factors for venous disorders and the symptoms associated with them:
Our Healthy Leg Day is Tuesday, September 25th. This day only we are extending our staff discount of 25% off compression socks to everyone who is fitted for socks! In order to accommodate everyone during our Healthy Leg Day, we ask that you make an appointment time to be fitted for compression socks. For general inquiries or non-prescription needs, feel free to stop in anytime. One of our certified compression sock fitters will be available to answer any questions you have and help you pick out a pair for you!
We hope to see you on Tuesday, September 25, if you want more information on Healthy Leg Day please feel free to speak with one of our Pharmacy Team members!
The Sunridge Medicine ShoppePharmacy
#100, 2675 36 St NE
Calgary, AB T1Y 6H6
Monday - Friday: 8:00am to 6:00pmSaturday: 9:00am to 4:00pm
Our store is closedSundays and Holidays.
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