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Knee Brace Education

What Is An Unloader Knee Brace?

Knee pain can bring your life to a halt, but it doesn’t have to. A proper knee brace can help take the stress off your joints and give you greater mobility and comfort to carry you through your day-to-day. Research has found that knee braces can help manage knee pain …

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How Effective is a Knee Brace for Osteoarthritis?

One of the most common forms of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA). It is often referred to as degenerative joint disease or “wear and tear arthritis.” The joints most commonly affected by it are the hips, knees, and hands. It is a condition in which cartilage within a joint begins to …

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Knee Supports While Skiing

Knee injuries are, unfortunately, an inevitable occurrence for many during skiing season. The ski slopes’ incline and slipperiness mean that accidents and their resulting injuries can happen anytime. To ski, one requires a lot of coordination and balance; however, even the most experienced skiers can experience injuries or accidents. The …

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Knee Brace Education

Lateral vs. Medial Unloader Knee Brace

One of the most common complaints doctors and physiotherapists encounter is issues around knee pain. The causes of knee pain vary widely and include age, sports-related incidents, wear and tear, and traumatic injuries. However, knee pain can also develop due to medical conditions such as infections, arthritis, or gout. Depending …

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