Runners gain no advantage from compression stockings: Study

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Compression stockings are popular among runners, but there is no scientific evidence that they actually enhance exercise performance. On the contrary, muscle oxygenation in the stocking wearer’s lower leg during running is reduced. This is shown in a doctoral thesis from University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

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