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Chandler, AZ
A 33-year-old female asked:

What type of activities should i use my back brace for? i was told to only use when extra support needed.

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Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lifting: Lifting is the most important but it is a good idea to use it for any straining.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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