The AidBrace, Ergodyne ProFlex, Mueller Lumbar, McDavid and NMT Lower Back Brace are some highly rated back braces in 2015, according to Health & Personal Care Reviews. Other highly rated braces include Cincher women’s posture back brace and Neo Tech Back Brace for women.
Back braces provide crucial support when back pain makes it difficult for individuals to go about the activities of daily living. Back pains can result from a variety of causes, including muscular tension, ruptured vertebral discs, injuries and diseases such as scoliosis and arthritis, as WebMD reports. Back braces conveniently reduce the amount of pain experienced by persons wearing them, preventing further damage and allowing them to lead normal lives.
Typically, back braces fall into two categories. Some act as compression sleeves that wearers wrap around the body, while others are designed to offer additional support, as Health & Personal Care Reviews explains. However, some braces combine the two categories. The McDavid, Mueller Lumbar, NMT Lower Back and Neoprene lumbar braces provide additional back support in addition to relieving back pain, which is a feature that makes them suitable for weightlifters and athletes.
AidBrace, which realigns the spine and relieves lower back pressure, and Ergodyne ProFlex, which features a 9-inch body for an elastic and firm back support, are the most popular back braces in 2015, according to Health & Personal Care Reviews.