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Are you ready for another round on the golf course? A few more minutes in the garden? Or the big race? Try these valuable tips and insights on topics ranging from healthy living, to the benefits of joint health, to proper exercising techniques that help you live life on your terms. Just click on a link below and live more informed!

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Escape from the Computer Mouse Trap

Make your escape from repetitive mouse-related pain. The tips in this article will boost your productivity, pain free.


Healthy Gardening

Your flowers and vegetables can become your fitness center. Find out how you can make the most of this natural workout without pain or injury.


Stretch It!

Find out how a few simple stretches and pre- and post-workout exercises can make your workouts and your activities more comfortable, and more productive.


Water Fitness

Water workouts put less strain on your joints while they condition every muscle group in your body, improve circulation and prevent post-workout soreness.


Eating Against Arthritis

Simple modifications in your eating habits can make a profound difference in the symptoms and possibly the onset of arthritis.


The Yoga/Pilates Fix

Discover why celebrities and professional athletes are turning to Yoga and Pilates to supplement their workouts and keep their bodies prepared for exercise.


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Support and Compression Levels
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Mild

Support Level:
Provides light compression, support and therapeutic heat retention to help relieve symptoms associated with minor sprains, strains and arthritis. Comfortable for all day wear.

Compression Level:
(8-15 MMGH) Light compression helps relieve mild symptoms from varicose veins, minor swelling and tired aching legs.

Moderate

Support Level:
Provides adjustable levels of compression, support and therapeutic heat retention to help relieve symptoms associated with strains, sprains, arthritis and muscle pain. Comfortable for all day wear or for specific activities.

Compression Level:
(15-20 MMHG) Moderate compression helps relieve mild to moderate symptoms of conditions needing support for minor varicose veins, swelling and tired, aching legs.

Moderate Stabilizing

Support Level:
Provides fitted and anatomically correct stabilizing support to help Relieve symptoms associated with strains, sprains, arthritis, repetitive stress injuries and to help prevent re-injury. Flexible stabilizers may be removable and customizable for comfort.

Compression Level:
(15-20 MMHG) Moderate compression helps relieve mild to moderate symptoms of conditions needing support for minor varicose veins, swelling and tired, aching legs.

Firm

Support Level:
Provides a higher level of support using a combination of power stretch and non-stretch materials and may include shock absorbing materials to help relieve symptoms associated with strains, sprains, arthritis, repetitive stress injuries and to help prevent re-injury.

Compression Level:
(20-30 MMHG) Firm compression helps relieve moderate to severe symptoms from chronic, tired, aching legs, mild leg pain, moderate to several varicosities, moderate to severe varicosities during pregnancy, post vein surgery, post sclerotherapy, moderate tendency of edema, superficial thrombophlebitis, and helps prevent the reoccurrence of ulcerations. These products supply greater support for conditions listed above.

Firm Stablizing

Support Level:
Provides a higher level of support using a combination of power Stretch and non-stretch materials and may include shock absorbing materials to help relieve symptoms associated with strains, sprains, arthritis, repetitive stress injuries and to help prevent re-injury.

Compression Level:
(20-30 MMHG) Firm compression helps relieve moderate to severe symptoms from chronic, tired, aching legs, mild leg pain, moderate to several varicosities, moderate to severe varicosities during pregnancy, post vein surgery, post sclerotherapy, moderate tendency of edema, superficial thrombophlebitis, and helps prevent the reoccurrence of ulcerations. These products supply greater support for conditions listed above.