Stockings for delivery - do they need?
Stockings for childbirth are popular clothes in our time. What are they, are they worth wearing, what are their effects on health?
Now more and more popular is gaining birth in stockings. Here we do not mean linen for decorating the body, it will not be for beauty, but for special medical stockings.
Now on the Internet there are many recommendationsfrom experts that it is necessary to use compression stockings for childbirth or to apply elastic bandages. In practice, women experience these methods and assess their health benefits.
Medical compression lingerie protects veins andvessels of the legs from large overloads. Obligatory indications for the use of this linen is the presence of the following diseases: varicose veins, vascular lesions of the legs, thrombophlebitis. It is recommended to wear compression socks, tights, stockings for childbirth for preventive purposes to prevent the appearance of seizures, fatigue in the legs, edema, vascular asterisks. This underwear has four degrees of compression. The right degree is selected by the doctor depending on the purpose (prophylaxis or treatment). For the period of pregnancy and childbirth is assigned to wear preventive compression linen. But if a pregnant woman suffers varicose veins, the selection of compression stockings is strictly individual. Correctly choose the right size will help information on the package or the seller-consultant.
Wearing compression underwear duringPregnancy prevents the occurrence of various complications, promotes easier fetal bearing. But if you did not wear it during the whole period of pregnancy, it is still recommended to purchase stockings for birth.
Stockings with a belt and with a certain degreecompression distribute the pressure exerted on the vessels of the legs: on the hips - the minimum, on the calves - the maximum. This distribution helps to improve blood circulation, prevents stretching and rupture of vascular walls from stress during labor, serves as prevention of venous nerve, varicose veins and tubercles.
Compression underwear is not shapelessclothes, it's beautiful, it can be worn after delivery. Being in position, it is better to choose things from natural materials. Compression stockings for delivery are very comfortable, they are made by seamless technology and perfectly pass air. High-quality linen is marked with the letters "RAL".
Because of the strong degree of compression, such underweardifficult to wear, especially when in position. Therefore it will be more convenient to dress him at home, lying on the bed. But if you still could not do this, do not worry, help close people or experienced midwives in the hospital.
Of course, compression tights for pregnant women,and stockings with a belt do not prevent one hundred percent occurrence of varicose veins or other problems during and after childbirth. However, they greatly increase the chances of maintaining health. There is an opinion that compression linen will not help if there is a predisposition to the disease. But now more and more women are wearing it during and after childbirth.