Waterproof Cast Liner FAQs: Tips from AquaCast® Cast Liners

Breaking a bone is hard enough, but what’s almost as bad is having to put your life on hold for the weeks (or months!) it takes for your fracture to heal. AquaCast waterproof cast liner material is designed to help

Why You Should I Wear a Waterproof Cast?

One of the worst parts of healing a broken bone is having to wear a cast at all times, even when showering. Waterproof cast coverings tend to be clumsy and ineffective, making swimming and bathing out of the question. For

Low-impact Water Activities to Enjoy This Summer

If you’re healing from an injury or experiencing chronic pain, it can be hard or near impossible to participate in fun water activities this summer, even though you’d much rather be splashing around with everyone else than sitting on the

How to Properly Care for Your Waterproof Cast

Waterproof casts are perfect for children and active adults who do not want to avoid the water. The waterproof liner is made up of a material that repels large water molecules, while allowing moisture vapor to escape through the membrane.

7 Important FAQs About Orthopedic Casts

1. What Are The Different Types Of Cast Materials? Casts can be made out of plaster of Paris or fiberglass material. Plaster is a white, heavy powder that forms a paste when combined with water. When it dries it hardens

Key Differences Between a Waterproof Cast and a Standard Cast

As if having a broken bone isn’t enough of a pain, having to wear a cast that must be kept dry just adds to the nuisance. Having to skip swimming and other water activities, dealing with awkward covers and plastic

3 Main Benefits of AquaCast Liner vs a Cast Cover

Breaking a bone is never fun. Constantly recounting the story to everyone who asked can become stressful while you are just trying to heal.  Click here to see what I mean: https://www.buzzfeed.com/celestinomark/moments-you-only-understand-when-you-have-a-cast Luckily, there is one thing you don’t have

Quick Tips on How to Avoid an Itchy, Odorous Cast

Dealing with a broken bone can be a difficult process and everyone who has ever worn a cast, knows it can be a physical challenge sometimes. The good news is that there are many things that you can do to

Top 5 Benefits of a Waterproof Cast

Nicer weather breeds injuries with so many people being more active outside or with sports. Many of the injuries tend to be fractures and broken bones. While traditional casts formerly put a huge damper on the already unpleasant healing process,

Pros and Cons of a Waterproof Cast

Did you know it’s possible to bathe, shower, and even swim while wearing waterproof casts for broken bones? It is! Waterproof cast padding is applied on the inside of a traditional fiberglass cast. The impressive technology eliminates many of the