BraceAbility Rib Injury Wrap for Sore or Bruised Ribs

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This popular belt for sore ribs features a simple design that makes it easy to apply and adjust the amount of support the rib wrap applies. The rib binder for bruised ribs treatment comes in two styles geared toward either the male or female anatomy for an optimal fit.
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Rib Wrap for Sore Ribs

The support that this band applies can help with a number of rib injuries, including broken or bruised rib treatment. How to care for broken bruised ribs usually involves conservative methods including rest, ice, wearing a rib support wrap and taking pain killers as needed. BraceAbility’s rib compression wrap can make one’s bruised ribs recovery a better experience.

This mode of treatment for bruised ribs can be easily applied and removed thanks to its hook-and-loop closure. This feature also makes it simple to adjust the fit of this rib bandage. For instance, it is convenient to be able to easily adjust this belt for injured ribs when one moves from a seated to a standing position or vice versa.  

BraceAbility’s belt for rib cage injuries is constructed of breathable elastic material that conforms to one’s body. For an even more customized fit, this rib belt for bruised ribs comes in gender-specific versions. The rib belt for a female is contoured while the rib belt for a male has a straight design.

The rib belt support is six inches wide and it comes in a simple white color. The material of this treatment for a bruised rib is free of latex.

Brace for Bruised Ribs Treatment

Rib cage soreness stemming from bruised ribs is a common complaint among those involved in contact sports like football, rugby, hockey or martial arts. One might also sustain a rib contusion (bruised rib) in a car accident or after a fall from a height.

This might lead to symptoms such as pain in the ribs that might radiate to the back, shoulders or neck, shallow breathing, muscle spasms, swelling and rib cage tenderness. Certain movements and actions such as laughing, sneezing, twisting, lifting, etc. may heighten one’s discomfort.

The causes and symptoms of bruised or fractured ribs are quite similar, as is treatment. But because a break also poses the risk of damage to one’s internal organs, one of the first steps when it comes to care for bruised ribs is to make sure one does not have a rib fracture.

There is no instant cure for bruised ribs, but there are steps one can take to speed healing and make bruised rib recovery more pleasant. One of the most important steps in how to care for a bruised rib is rest—rest from irritating activities and sleep are important for allowing healing to take place.

Wearing a sex-specific or universal rib belt can help prevent one from making sudden movements that may cause pain.

Applying ice to the injury site is another go-to method for treatment of bruised ribs. Cold therapy can reduce both swelling and pain. This is also important when it comes to how to heal a bruised rib faster, as swelling must subside for healing to begin.

Wearing a bruised rib wrap can also help to that end as the light compression such products apply can improve blood flow to the region, which is beneficial for the reducing swelling and promoting healing.  The light rib pressure of wraps for bruised ribs is also helpful for supporting the soft tissues of one’s torso. The added layer across one’s midsection also acts as protection for bruised ribs.

Taking over-the-counter pain killers is another common step in caring for bruised ribs.

Breathing exercises are also important for rib bruise treatment. Deep breathing is necessary for preventing complications. For this reason, it is important to make sure wraps for bruised ribs are not tightened to the degree that one’s breathing is impacted.

Key Details about BraceAbility’s Rib Binder for Rib Injuries

This bruised rib belt can make recovery from bruised ribs an easier experience. Following is a list of the features that makes this a useful component of bruised or cracked rib treatment.

  • Support and light compression of this belt simplifies how to cure a bruised rib
  • The body wrap for bruised ribs also helps manage pain of the thoracic spine and ribs
  • The bruised rib support offers a thin layer of protection and helps prevent sudden, painful movements
  • You can get this as a bruised rib brace for men that has a straight design or as a contoured women’s bruised rib belt
  • The brace for bruised rib muscles is constructed of flexible elastic material that is 6 inches wide
  • The bruised rib protector is lightweight and breathable
  • Low-profile support for the ribs fits easily over or beneath one’s clothes
  • Bruised rib strap is secured via a hook and loop closure
  • Quick easy to adjust the fit of the chest wrap for bruised ribs
  • White bruised rib brace
  • A latex-free wrap for bruised ribs
  • The universal wrap for rib contusions fits rib circumferences ranging from 24 to 60 inches

Sizing Chart

SizeChest Circumference
Universal Male24" - 60"
Universal Female24" - 60"
Measure the circumference around your chest, directly below breast, in inches.

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