Archive | February, 2012

McDavid Universal Shoulder Support Review

Injuries to the shoulder joint are common because it is a poorly constructed joint. The shoulder is made out of three bones, and their supporting tissues that give the arm its mobility and strength. Injuries are the result of damage to the tendons, muscles or ligaments of the shoulder. It is very easy to get [...]

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Ossur AFO Leaf Spring Foot Drop Brace Review

What is Foot Drop? Foot drop (or drop foot) is a condition that can make it difficult to move the foot at the ankle joint. It can happen after experiencing a serious accident, or after a stroke. For people with this condition, attempting to walk is very hard because the toes tend to drag along [...]

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Active Ankle T2 Ankle Brace Review

An ankle sprain is one of the most common injuries seen by doctors. It’s estimated that more than 23,000 Americans need medical care for an ankle injury. A sprained ankle is typically a sports-related injury, but it can also happen during everyday activities. The common cause for a sprain is twisting or rolling the ankle. [...]

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Active Ankle VOLT Ankle Brace Review

A high ankle sprain involves damage to a large ligament found above the ankle. This ligament, known as the syndesmotic ligament, connects the ends of the two bones that make up the lower leg. This kind of sprain causes the same symptoms as regular sprains, but patients will complain of pain when the ankle is [...]

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