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Achilles Tendinitis

What Ankle Brace is Best for Tendonitis?

Tendonitis is a condition where the tissue that is connecting muscle to the bone becomes inflamed. It is also known as Achilles Tendinitis – where there is an injury to the Achilles tendon where the calf muscle attaches to the heel bone. As a general rule, the best course of treatment is RICE – rest, ice, compression and elevation. The compression part including wearing an ankle brace for tendonitis. 

There is a variety of ankle braces for tendonitis. However, some ankle braces aren’t right for this type of injury, such as some cam walkers, which are used more for recovery after surgery. The best ankle braces for tendonitis come in different forms, and the choice you make generally comes down to the level of flexibility and protection required for your level of injury and for comfort.

Five of the best ankle braces for tendonitis are:

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