How Do You Treat Tennis Elbow? “Tennis elbow” is the common name for lateral epicondylitis and occurs when you have tendonitis – swelling and pain of the tendon in your elbow. As the name implies, it affects tennis players frequently but can also affect anyone who plays sports or other activities that require tight gripping such as […]
How Can a Compression Wrap Help with Arthritis? A Background On Arthritis The most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which is also called degenerative arthritis. It becomes much more common as we get older and can cause pain graded from mild to severe. Other common types of arthritis are inflammatory, such as rheumatoid arthritis, […]
Knowing the difference between strains and sprains and the use of supports can accelerate your healing. Strains are injuries to the muscles and tendons, Sprains are injuries involving the stretching or tearing of a ligament
The Body Helix Thigh Compression Sleeve kept a senior athlete from straining his hamstrings. Another testimony to the benefit of compression supports for injury prevention in a senior athlete.