Flying actually increases the risk of you developing blood clots. So you cut actually benefit from reading this simple advice of using support stockings during flights lasting more than a couple of hours, as that is by far more healthy.
There is a few problems with flying. First you are only moving around if you have to use the toilet because the space is so limited on an airplane. Which prevents you from getting the venous pumps going, which normally comes from movement. This is the main reason to why many people have problems whit swollen legs after flying.
Second you slightly dehydrated form the dry air there is on an airplane.
Therefore, would it be a really good idea to use some support stockings designed to flying.
Category: Fritid Published: 20-10-2014