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Runner’s knee is a common ailment that can affect runners of all skill levels. Runner’s knee, also known as patellofemoral pain syndrome, is a phrase used to describe a number of various ailments affecting the knee. It’s one of the most common injuries caused by high impact activities like running.

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018 7:00 am EST Lenexa, Kansas Information: "Being the go-to expert for all things braces is a challenge we accept every single day." Craig Hammontree Lenexa, Kansas.--Sportsbraces.com: SportsBraces.com is an online retail store that provides orthopedic braces, therapy products, content and community online.  Today, the company announced it has acquired the domain name, Braceshop.com. Effective April 24, 2018, SportsBraces.com will be the primary domain name for orthopedic braces & therapy products for Braceshop.com, which was purchased April 2018. Customers will still have access to over 25+ brace suppliers similar to Braceshop.com. The Brace Shop has used the Braceshop.com name since...

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Of some of the most devastating injuries that can occur to athletes and sedentary individuals alike, ACL tears seem to be the most common. The American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine reports that 150,000 people tear their ACL annually. Sadly, if you’re an athlete who suffers a torn ACL, it may be the end of your athletic career. Not only is an ACL tear excruciating at the time of the injury, it can take easily over a year to recover from.  Furthermore, surgery is often the only real “cure” for an ACL tear. Unfortunately, for financial reasons or health considerations,...

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Tired of taking pain medications? Are you looking for a safe and natural alternative to relieve your pain without popping pills? Today, we’re going to cover an ancient natural pain-relief method that has no side effects and is relatively inexpensive. Although magnetic therapy has been around for centuries, you may not have heard much about it until recently. Magnetic therapy makes a great addition to supportive braces due to its innate properties. Using magnetic therapy, we are able to enhance blood flow to areas in contact with the magnet. The increased blood flow brings plenty of nutrients and oxygen to...

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One of the most exciting things about golf is that anyone can come from a relatively unknown background to become a star within the golf realm. Golf is a sport where technique and strategy prevail over brawn. If you look at the majority of the PGA pros, you will find one thing in common: They are not hulking behemoths like you might find in basketball or football. These are very average-looking people whom you wouldn’t bat an eye at twice if you saw them in public. The beauty of the sport is that it provides a level playing field where...

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