I had a complete ACL tear in my right knee and am waiting for a reconstruction surgery. This brace helps improve my dynamic stability significantly. I can walk normally and confidently in this brace, which is good for preventing frictional damages in the injured knee and saving my good knee from abusive use.
The brace restricts the range of motion somewhat, most notably bending. Walking is fine but I don't think cycling would be very comfortable. I usually wear it on my way to/from work and take it down when I am inside. Definitely need to take it down when doing physio exercises.
P.S. The guy in the picture must be a big dude. I was positively surprised by the size… Read more
The book contains short stories of the author's experience at Saloman Brothers. I was born in the 80s and had once wanted to work in an investment bank. This book offers some interesting insight into the investment banking mentality and political gambit.
They are a pass. Quite shiny at the start but decolourised quite quickly. The pin is quite thick, so not recommended for newly pierced ears. Also the spikes of the stars can catch your clothes when you get changed. You can get better quality and designs from high street shops, if you don't mind the alloy material.