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Weighted neoprene: Benik vests are thick vests, usually made of material like neoprene, with weights that can be attached at various points to help with posture, balance, and core strengthening. These are used for children with low tone in these muscles, such as those with cerebral palsy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Restraint Video: Why don't you watch a video instead? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddxnddxbiwm. ...Read more
Can flat warts on your body be treated. I have loads on my vest and my back. And what are they called?
Is it safe to run with a 20lb vest? I run frequently and am in good running shape, I just wanted to step it up. I jogged once with it and it felt good
Maybe: This depends on your overall level of health. If you are a young, nonsmoker the added weight may improve your stamina and probably cannot hurt you. Ensuring really adequate hydration with such an exercise regiman is critically important especially in the summer. A physicians personal examination and recommendations are the best way to determine if this is safe for you. ...Read more
My daughter has a large area that was rubbed raw on her bikini line from a swim vest strap. Is there something I can put on it to help it dry and heal?
Cosmetic effect: This will not solve the problem in the long run.It will reduce the obvious nature of the process while it is being worn.For long term improvement, have an evaluation done to eliminate any ongoing medical problems. Once completed, consult a cosmetic surgeon for a surgical solution. ...Read more
My Husband has been diagnosed with CM ,CoF and Hypertention. His EF is 20/25%. They are giving him a Life vest. We have no Insurance. They also said a?
Need cardiologist: if no insurance and ejection fraction of heart low , congestive heart failure; time will help heal if lifestyle is off must do the right things; never smoke, if overweight lose weight , walk /diet ,if drink alcohol limit to 4 ounces of red wine daily , take 81 mg of aspirin daily to help prevent blood clots. fruits and vegetables , almost a vegetarian diet and lean meats , fish is best. pray all ...Read more