Do you want to find relief to an injur that happened while on the job?
Injuries on the job can easily happen. Maybe you are not acutely aware of this issue and need to do something to address your lower back pain. A medically designed lower back support can be very helpful for many reasons. We will to touch on these reasons below. - If you have back pain and have a workman's comp claim, it is entirely possible that you will not have any out of pocket expenses. Read on for more useful information.
2.) Typically, pain in the lumbar area is a result of overexerted ligaments and muscles. In some instances, it occurs as a result of an internal physical condition like a herniated disk, arthritis, sciatica, or osteoporosis. Read through the following information to find the benefits of lower back support. Not only can they be easily hidden under almost all clothing, but they can provide great support and pain relief.
3.) How A Lumbar Support Can Help Reduce Pain
Back braces have proven to be quite successful in pain management relating to the lumbar region.Individuals have used them with many positive results in both emergent or out patient settings.
How a Brace Helps Manage Lumbar Back Pain
A.) Controlling Unwanted Motions
Back braces help manage lumbar pain by restricting spinal motion. This reduces pain caused by the movement of the injured area. By its restrictive actions, a brace also accelerates healing time by alleviating stress on a hurt muscle or ligament.
B.) A Reminder
Back supports also work proactively to prevent further injury by reminding a person to not take on too much and also to only assume proper, posture positions instead of reverting old, harmful habits.
C.) Stress Relief
Several individuals who have used back braces as a lumbar pain management tool insist that the support holds up their abdomens and reduces the stress on their lower backs, providing them with immediate pain relief.
Many persons who deal with lumbar pain simply suffer in silence while attempting to lessen the pain by resting and using cold compresses. Unfortunately neither of these methods has proven very effective in the long run. First of all, a person can only rest for so many days before the duties of everyday life come calling. In addition, extended periods of rest may also worsen the back problem and lead to further problems.
As far as ice goes, even ice packs eventually grow warm and useless, and with them, there is always the danger of using them improperly and causing further harm. At the end of the day, these individuals discover that nothing works as well as the easy to use but highly effective back brace.
Note: Medical advice on braces should be given to you by your local, licensed orthotist (brace specialist).
Orthopedic Braces & More Free Information
If you would like more free information about back support for an injury that happened at work then feel free to call us : 773-401-1353. If you want to learn anything more about worker's compensation as it relates to back pain, please email us at support@orthopedic-
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Rinella Orthotics, Inc. is a company that does free evaluations for medical visits with respect to back supports or any other orthopedic braces. We can provide more free information on worker's comp bracing upon request. Email us at support@orthopedic-