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 […]
Mark Woodforde, nationally ranked tennis player and 17-time grand slam champion, raves about Body Helix Compression after he sustained a thigh injury. Mark took it upon himself to shoot us a raving review of the full thigh compression sleeve. Below are his thoughts on the product. If you’re a Grand Slam winner or Grand Slam dreamer, […]
Aside from keeping the knee warm, what are the benefits of compressionThere are several studies showing the benefit of compression or support for ankle injuries that comes from improved proprioception. Several studies have shown increased proprioception is afforded by some type of compression. Many have found reduced pain as an added benefit of the […]
With minor acute ankle injuries the usual first step in management is the use of RICE (rest, ice, compression and elevation). The Ankle Helix provides the most comfortable compression and support for the ankle. Using the latest in fabric science, Body Helix has developed the best ankle compression and support brace available.
“Love the product – came across the product at a Lacrosse festival outside of Chicago a few years ago – I ran track in college (30 years ago) and our trainer made similar compression sleeves for us when we were injured – the sleeves kept us training and competing. I have not been able to […]
“-itis” means inflammation, so tendonitis means inflammation of a tendon. Patellar tendonitis refers to the body’s normal inflammatory response when excessive stretch or repetitive use, or both, damage tissues. Patella tendonitis is also known as “Jumper’s Knee” since it is seen most commonly in sports involving jumping (basketball, volleyball) but is also seen in sports […]
Selection of the correct Helix will maximize the benefits of compression The Full Knee Helix is the preferred Helix if you have suffered any major knee trauma or have had knee surgery of any type, (arthroscopic of open surgical procedure). The Full Knee Helix provides comfortable and uniform compression to the entire knee. So if there […]