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What kind of back brace will work for my body type? by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook I need a back brace for my back pain. I have lower back pain (mostly due to the weight I have to carry on my chest ) but I have a little bit of a belly too. I have gotten a back brace...
Question from a Reader: What Do You Think of Back Braces? by Doug K. Patient Expert A reader writes: " What do you think of back braces? Which kind, if any, really help?" There are two main types of braces for the lower back: external and internal. An external brace is one you wear...
Got My Brace Back by Lee Patient ExpertHealth Maven I had to send my KAFO brace back because a plastic piece broke off the articulating ankle... make as much noise.  Tomorrow I have to go to get Medi-Cal back.  I got a letter a few weeks back and I lost...
Brooklyn's hip brace is in by rettmom Patient Expert We head back to Jackson, MI tomorrow to pick up Brooklyn's brace for her hips. I hope it fits ok - the doctor said that since she is such a tiny girl that if the small one he ordered does not fit...
The Gaiam Back Support Winner Is…. by Kelly .. Patient Expert to you. But Wait! As you know, I really don’t need the brace for my back issue, and would feel like a schlub... The winner of the Gaiam Back Support Giveaway is…. Sara from www.howeverabsurd.com! Congrats...
involvement which their normally is, the added weight of a leg brace would only stress the back more. Consequently, something that relieves the stress on his back and legs would seem more appropriate
My mother in law has the same thing. I think there are support braces and also, wraps, that you can use to support yourself when walking. Also, wear very comfy shoes -- no need to be suffering in more than one...
I Decorated My AFO Brace! by Lee Patient ExpertHealth Maven . And I just love it! And I am really good at it. And with my brace I really do think I will be back to work... Another day of breaking in my new AFO brace. It went pretty well, I am not as tired...
New Brace by Lee Patient ExpertHealth Maven I got my new brace on Monday. Michael came and fitted me and we walked around in the hallway... for the rest of the day and the next day I put the brace on and as soon as I put weight on my foot it hurt...
Does Your Cycling Result In Back Pain? by Dr. Graeme T. Doctor of Chiropracty but not hunched. If you are already a patient of back trouble, you should utilise a back brace. This could reduce the likelihood of back pain getting worse. If you do not know back brace, it is elastic equipment...

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