In the next in our series of ask the experts Dr Catherine and Anita discuss the provision of compression on the NHS.
Why can we only have 2 garments every six months on th... - LSN
Mine last 3 months. I have to increase pain relief until I can get replacements. And if only 2 pairs were ordered each time. I frequently have to make the second request when the stockings arrive.
Only having 2 garments at a time means washing them EVERY day. It all adds to the daily grind of living with lymphoedema - it's time consuming and exhausting..