Archive for September, 2016

3 Reasons Why You Get Contact Pressure Sores from Your CPAP Mask (And What You Can Do About It)

Posted on: September 20th, 2016 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

Most people think of pressure sores as something that happens to those who are bedridden, but it can happen to CPAP users as well. If you’ve experienced this, you know how uncomfortable it is—and how much it can interfere with your sleep apnea treatment. There are three main causes of CPAP contact sores, and our […]

How Compression Socks Can Significantly Help These 6 Types of People

Posted on: September 10th, 2016 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

What do pregnant women, frequent flyers and athletes all have in common? They can all benefit from compression socks! A compression sock (or compression stocking) is a garment that covers your calves, part of or all of your foot and sometimes your lower thighs. They aid in blood circulation, and are often prescribed to patients […]