Wear and care instructions for your brace

Children should wear their AFOs during the day, just as they would their shoes.

While walking barefoot after a bath or in the evening can do no harm, you may consider having the child wear them at night, even while sleeping, for stretching particularly tight muscles.

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Caring for your brace
Your brace can and should be cleaned frequently. Use soap and water to clean it daily. Once a week, wipe your brace down with rubbing alcohol. Straps will wear over time and need replacement. Please contact Braceworks for an appointment or call 403-240-9100 in Calgary for express service.

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