Best Braces For Arthritis

HOW CAN I RELIEVE PAIN AND DISCOMFORT CAUSED BY ARTHRITIS?

Arthritis refers to a group of medical conditions that involves pain or damage to your joints. Common affected joint areas include knees, hips, spine, wrists and fingers. Those affected by arthritis may experience pain, stiffness, swelling and loss of movement.

Bauerfeind’s high-quality supports or braces with medical-grade compression targets these arthritic symptoms to provide relief and protection. We have appropriate braces dedicated to minimise the effects of arthritis for each commonly affected body part to help you perform everyday activities without any restrictions to movement.

 

HOW CAN ARTHRITIS BE TREATED?

  • Arthritis affects individuals in different ways so it is best to have treatments tailored to you and the area(s) affected.
  • Stay active. It is very important to avoid inactivity and keep your joints and muscles working to prevent stiffness and loss of physical function Maintain a healthy weight.
  • There is no diet or exercise type that can cure arthritis, however it is important to reduce the load induced by your body weight on your joints to prevent further damage.
  • Severe or persistent pain should be investigated by your doctor.

 

Best Braces For Arthritis

Shoulder brace for arthritis

OmoTrain Shoulder Brace

A shoulder brace for the relief of injured or strained shoulders. Provides stability for the shoulder joint. 

$209.95 - Buy here

The Omotrain guides and centres the arm in the socket so the shoulder maintains proper natural movement, without impacting your mobility. Strapping runs across back and hips, so it won't impinge upon the chest area. The OmoTrain can be worn on either the left or right shoulder.

  • Soft knit fabric – Breathable knit is comfortable to wear, gentle on your skin and keeps moisture away from the body. It is machine washable in the gentle cycle.
  • Viscoelastic soft pad – Massaging nubs reduce swelling and relieve pain in the soft tissue.
  • High elasticity – Makes it easy to put the shoulder support on and take it off.
  • Strap system – Secures the brace to your body and centres the shoulder for stability and pain relief.
  • Pressure-reduced edges – Less compression at the edges for an optimal and comfortable fit that improves circulation.
  • The special chest-free wearing system – leaves the chest area free and does not restrict breathing for excellent wearing comfort.
Knee Brace for Arthritis

GenuTrain A3 knee brace

An active knee brace designed especially for active seniors who need support of complex, chronic arthritic knee pain.

$229.95 - Buy Here

If you suffer from osteoarthritis or degenerative knee pain, the clinically developed GenuTrain A3 knee brace can provide pain relief and targeted support for your knee joint. It is also suitable to treat minor meniscal strains and micro-tears.

  • 3D Airknit technology provides breathable, moisture-wicking comfort.
  • Expansion zone in the calf area makes it easier to put on.
  • Anatomically shaped for a secure fit and freedom of movement.
Wrist Support for Arthritis

ManuTrain Wrist Support

Provide comfort and stability to painful wrists.

$168.95 - Buy here

The ManuTrain wrist brace combines superior compression and medical engineering to provide support and relief for chronic wrist pain and inflammation.

  • Comfort zone between thumb and index finger for gripping
  • 3D airknit technology provides breathable, moisture-wicking comfort
  • Velcro strap can tighten for greater relief

DOES EXERCISE HELP WITH ARTHRITIS?

Exercise can help slow down the onset of arthritis and can prevent it from getting worse. It increases flexibility, decreases stiffness and helps build muscular strength and improve your balance.