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
You know the drill, though, even if you are injured – you push on and you keep playing. You play through your elbow or knee pain to finish your match and make it to the next round. You likely follow the traditional RICE method (Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation) that has been recommended by physicians for […]
17-time Grand Slam winner, Mark Woodforde. Nationally ranked tennis players mentioned Body Helix Compression to Mark after he sustained a thigh injury. Having worn it he took it upon himself to send us a raving review of the full thigh compression sleeve.
Customer Review of Body Helix Support Here is a customer review that we thought we would share. In this case we had made a mistake and sent the wrong compression support to Norman Gordon.Mr. Gordon duly contacted us to let us know. The Body Helix Support team sent out the right compression sleeve right away. Although we […]
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.