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How Long Does it Take for my Broken Bone to Heal?

One of the most frequently asked questions we hear at CastCoverz!® is, “How long am I going to be in this thing?” Of course, our customers are talking about their cast, or boot, or crutches, sling or any orthopedic device. So,

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Broken Bones – Common Causes

The three most common causes of broken bones are: trauma, osteoporosis, and overuse / stress. Our “Common Causes of Breaks” graphic below gives you more details: CastCoverz!® offers Made-in-the-USA orthopedic soft goods such as cast covers, braces, splints, boots and orthopedic

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Winter Safety Tips with Crutches

Safety must be a high priority for you while you recover. And while safety should always be in the forefront, winter creates more obstacles to consider (and are often overlooked). Think ahead and use these tips to get yourself to the other side of the season safely, on crutches.

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How to Survive the Holidays with an Injured Arm

The holiday season is here! There are decorations to put up, cookies to bake, gifts to wrap and parties to attend. Throw in the fact that you only have one good usable arm, and have a huge list of things to do. The end result? You find yourself feeling STRESSED. But what can you do? Your injury isn’t going to magically heal overnight and to-do lists don’t complete themselves.

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CastCoverz! creates fun and functional fashions for casts, braces, splints, and boots. Our products, our service, and our blog help people feel better, so they heal better. We'd love your comments, cast cover stories, broken bone stories, and cast tips!

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