I Want a Tool for Putting on Compression Socks

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Discussion Summary

Explorer Ron describes the problem he anticipates with age - increasing difficulty with putting on his compression socks, and the group discusses whether or not available gadgets might help.

Members discuss various aspects of their own use of compression socks for treatment of phlebitis or varicose veins, as well as some tips for working with the socks.

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the San Francisco Village circle discussion September 6th, 2016.

Note from an explorer sent in by email:

The question arose in today's discussion, what are aids to help getting hard stockings on. I checked on line and found a site offering some accessories, perhaps useful to some


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