Leg swelling can be caused by several different things. One reason your legs could be swollen, tired and heavy is from bad veins in your legs. 290 more words
A very good overview of compression therapy and compression garments. The importance of compression hosiery should not be underestimated in the management of venous disease. The most important contra-indications against the use of thee garments are: arterial insufficiency, acute cellulitis and untreated acute deep vein thrombosis.