Neoprene

What is Neoprene?

It is a synthetic polymer resembling rubber, resistant to oil, heat, and weathering.

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Hi i was cutting open some wetsuits to be thrown away. I later realised they were made from neoprene. Should i be concerned of any health risk by...

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Brief Answer:
You need not be worried.

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Neoprene made items, on long term exposure to...

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I was injured while deployed in the Army and ended up having the ACL, MCL and half of the meniscus removed in my left knee. The VA says I need a...

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Brief Answer:
Vulkan stabilizing knee brace can help.

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Thanks for posting your query.
A neoprene wrap brace is light weight...

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What is the best treatment for shin splints? My 15 year old daughter plays basketball and she is in constant pain. I have purchased shoe inserts...

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Shin splints often heal on their own.

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I was injured while deployed in the Army and ended up having the ACL, MCL and half of the meniscus removed in my left knee. The VA says I need a...

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I am 70 male and in very good shape was playing basketball several months ago and after my knees were very sore they got better when I quit playing...

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I have been diagnosed with a torn meniscus in my left knee (in the white zone) are there any alternatives to reduce pain other than cortisone shots...

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I play tennis. I am 40. I get a numbing pain in my arm that I use for the game. I also get a terrible back ache when playing. How can I solve these...

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Does Neoprene rubber in a waist trimmer belt cause cancer for those looking for a temporary slimming effect? I know the belt causes water loss...

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