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Knee Brace Education

Are Unloader Braces Effective?

So the knee pain you’ve been experiencing has really been cramping your style, but you’re not about to let that keep you down. You need support and pain relief, so you take to the internet in search of the perfect knee brace. Who knew there were so many knee braces …

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Benefits of a Knee Brace While Running

Runners, we know your pain. No, really, we do: According to the Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute, about 20-40% of all knee problems occur at the joint, specifically the kneecap, which experiences a great deal of the wear and tear that’s associated with high intensity running for long periods …

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OTS vs. Custom Ascender Knee Brace

Are you ready to take the next step forward in getting your Ascender knee brace, but having trouble deciding which one is best for you? Let’s look at the difference between the two versions of the Ascender and break down why you may choose one over the other.  Custom-Fabricated Ascender …

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Charlottesville Startup Invests $600,000 in Knee Brace Research

Article first featured in the Cavalier Daily. Click here for the original article. Charlottesville-based medical device company, Icarus Medical, received a $600,000 research grant in October to aid in the development and production of their knee braces, which can relieve more knee pain than other braces on the market. Dave …

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