Achieve best knee support through magnetic knee braces
Knees are an important part of human anatomy and are the largest joint of the human body and one of the most complex ones. Knees are vital for body movements and because of its extensive use; it is vulnerable to injury and other diseases. Knees help in the human body in running, jumping and sitting and other bodily movements. The knee problems may arise in the form of knee pain due to certain disease such as arthritis or osteoporosis or due to accidents and other major illnesses. Some of the major causes of knee pain include the occurrence of osteoarthritis, Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear, Meniscal Tear, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear, Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear etc.
Physical therapists or doctors treat musculoskeletal conditions without surgery that can be cured through nonsurgical treatment and these include recommending patients to wear knee braces to hold the bones in place while they heal and also to reduce pain, swelling and muscle spasm.
Some alternative medical treatments (Magnetic Therapy) in the form of
wearing magnetic knee braces can also help in improving the blood circulation around the knees so that an increased blood flow promotes a better oxygen delivery to the injured tissues for faster healing. Magnetic therapy is known to help reduce the pain associated with knee osteoarthritis. Magnets as a treatment option have historical relevance for centuries in the treatment of body pains.
Magnetic knee braces contain a number of magnets that are placed strategically to help relive knee pain. It is recommended for the user or wearer to consider the number of magnets on the knee brace rather than the size of the magnets while choosing the best knee brace. Some of the magnetic knee brace models come with hook and loop straps to ensure a tight fit. Some magnetic knee braces are naturally snug enough to provide a good fit. There exists some debate whether magnets can help in relieving pain of the knees, but largely most health experts do agree that the presence of magnets will not make the person any harm who is wearing these magnetic knee braces.
The cost of magnetic knee braces is slightly higher than the normal knee braces; therefore the person or the wearer should consider his/her budget before purchasing these braces. The materials used in the production of these braces are non-sweaty and breathable with product sizing as per knee circumference available in different sizes such as Smaller Medium (S-M), Large (LGE), Extra Large (XLG), 2XL (XXL) that ranges from 32cm to 48+cm. These knee braces lasts for a couple of years depending on usage and in majority of cases, people do come back to buy these braces when their old ones wear out or they do not fit anymore. The other material used in production of knee braces is Acticel Fabrics that offer superior compressive support that can be used for long periods with sweat build up or overheating. The Acticel Fabric maintains a perfect therapeutic climate conditions between the skin and the brace at any level of physical activity.
Published on May 16, 2014
Knees are an important part of human anatomy and are the largest joint of the human body and one of the most complex ones. Knees are vital f...