An Orthosis Can Help Manage Pain & Instability Caused by Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Posted by Anatomical Concepts on May 18, 2021 4:38:00 PM

In 2009, the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation established World MS Day to raise awareness, encourage the world to share stories, have conversations, and encourage those affected by multiple sclerosis. In 2021, that day of reflection was May 30. This blog will highlight information about ...

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Tags: Orthotic Treatment, Ankle Foot Orthoses (AFO), Joint Mobilitization, Pain Management

Case Study: Custom V-VAS™ Knee Orthosis Offers Non-surgical Treatment for Osteoarthritis

Posted by Anatomical Concepts on Jan 26, 2021 4:57:31 PM

Osteoarthritis, also called degenerative joint disease, is the most common form of arthritis and affects millions worldwide. It happens when the cartilage in the joints – most commonly the hip, spine or knee - breaks down. Symptoms of osteoarthritis include pain or tenderness, popping or cracking, ...

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Tags: Orthotic Treatment, Pain Management, Patient Care

Snow Shoveling 101: 5 Ways to Prevent Winter Aches and Pains

Posted by Anatomical Concepts on Feb 20, 2020 1:40:43 PM

The winter months usher in a myriad of fun seasonal activities: skiing, sledding, ice skating, and snowshoeing. On the other hand, unpredictable weather and bitterly cold temperatures mean a lot of hard work, and unfortunately, unexpected injuries. In 2018, nearly 200,000 Americans ended up in ...

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Tags: Pain Management

Why Run Through the Pain? Alleviate this Common Runners’ Injury with V-VAS™ Knee Orthosis Technology

Posted by Anatomical Concepts on Jul 10, 2019 11:16:21 AM

Summer is here, meaning many people will lace up the shoes and hit the pavement for a walk or run. Therein lies the problem. The rigidity of asphalt and concrete with the unrelenting contact the foot makes with the ground can cause serious lower extremity issues. According to the American Podiatric ...

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Tags: Pain Management