There are many causes to shoulder pain. You could have a torn cartilage, swollen tendons, damaged rotator cuff or bone spurs development. Including shoulder braces as a treatment to these problems can provide numerous benefits.
Pregnancy makes women susceptible to varicose veins and foot edema. Burnaby Orthopaedic & Mastectomy offers a wide range of compression therapy products such as compression socks, sleeves and shorts, which can help prevent lymphedema in pregnant women.
This article will help you decide between custom and off the shelf knee braces, which are better for you? Keep in mind that you may have unique needs for knee braces that can’t be patterned with another person’s needs. http://www.burnabyorthopaedic.com/blog/custom-vs-ots-knee-braces/
Custom orthotics do not just improve lower extremity functions, it can also provide a multitude benefits when it comes to skeletal alignment. Good skeletal alignment helps improve mobility and eliminate chronic pains associated with poor joint positioning.
October 19, 2016 is BRA Day (Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day) in Vancouver. This free event is being held at Vancouver General Hospital in the Jim Pattison Pavilion from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Get involved by registering for this event or by donating through the online website.
Alternative treatments to osteoarthritis include supplementation of glucosamine and omega fatty acids. There are also proven benefits to wearing knee braces, which can help lessen the impact of day to day activities on the joints.