Acupuncture is a form of traditional Chinese medicine which involves using needles in skin to relieve pain. If you're a professional acupuncture therapist, it's vital that you have the best equipment possible to carry out your craft, and our range of acupuncture products have been designed to best deliver the pain relief benefits acupuncture can offer.
Cold therapy is a fantastic way to help with your recovery and rehabilitation. By constricting the blood vessels, cold therapy helps to reduce inflammation and pain by reducing the blood supply to the injury. For best effect, it should be applied no later than 48 hours after the injury, otherwise it isn't as effective and can actually slow the healing process.
Crutches are an important part of most rehabilitation processes. They enable you to become more mobile while still giving your body the support it needs to continue to heal without injuring it further. So it's important that you have the right type of crutches under you, supporting you in just the right way.
Every sports physiotherapy clinic and practitioner needs a high quality examination couch to be able to treat their patients adequately. Without a wide range of Examination Couch Accessories though, physiotherapists will be forced to waste time locating tools or securing their patient. Our accessories at ThinkSport.co.uk allow physios easy access to critical tools without stepping away from the table, letting them focus on what's important and provide the best treatment possible.
Hand injuries can take you out of the game for longer than you'd want, so it's vital that you get past the injury as soon and as fully as possible. Our range of hand exercisers have been developed to help hands to recover after an injury or an illness, so that you can get yourself back to fighting form.
There are plenty of methods out there to tackle back and muscle pain, but few boast the intuitive and effective principles behind Inversion Therapy. This therapy decompresses the spine, helping to release tension, relieve pain and increase circulation. Certain inversion therapy products also allow the user access to a challenging workout, where they must work against the forces of gravity to move.
One of the key processes of any rehabilitation from serious injury is the regaining and redevelopment of Motor Skills. At ThinkSport.co.uk, we have a range of equipment and devices to help you regain these crucial motor skills, allowing you to get back to doing what you love at your highest capacity. A range of hand, leg and full body motor skills products are available.
At ThinkSport.co.uk, we're concerned about the amount of Muscle Atrophy that occurs in the UK as a result of lack of activity. This can happen due to an injury to a specific part of the body, or just a general lack of movement for any reason. That's why we have a range of physical fitness problems aimed at reducing and battling muscle atrophy, helping you get fit, stay fit and say goodbye to atrophy for good.
Whether you're recovering from injury or striving to improve your physical performance, the speed of your body's ability to react at a moment's notice is a great indicator of your progress. At ThinkSport.co.uk, we have a range of Reaction Testing equipment to help you improve and maintain your reaction speeds, enabling your fast-twitch muscle fibres to gain strength and speed. Try these products today and see what they can do for your fitness and recovery.
Resistance band training is a great way to improve the strength and endurance of your muscles. Whether you're looking to help yourself recover from an injury, or take your training to the next level, a wide range of Resistance Bands are available that are sure to do the trick. With both light and heavy resistances, the bands at ThinkSport.co.uk have you covered at every angle.
When you're recovering from an injury, it's important to make sure the injured area stays free from movement in order to allow it to heal properly and promptly. Our range of Splints & Slings cover all parts of the body to support you regardless of your area of injury. Buy today and ensure yourself a smooth recovery.
Strength is a universally important factor, both for recovery and athletic performance. At ThinkSport.co.uk, we have a wide range of Strength Testing equipment to let you know exactly where you stand in your training or journey towards recovery. Try them today and experience the motivation and fitness milestones for yourself.
During your journey towards recovery, it's important to ensure that your legs and feet are well protecting. Likewise, most people cannot afford to sit around off their feet for months on end, so a solution is necessary that allows for both mobility and recovery. Our range of Walkers & Fracture Boots are designed to protect your feet, while letting you stay on the move and keep up with your life.
There are many sling and braces on the market to help you stabilise your injury to allow full recovery to take place, but few possess the quality of Donjoy's. At ThinkSport.co.uk, we have a range of Donjoy Arm Slings that are sure to help you recover, with secure, breathable designs for optimal comfort and immobilisation.
After suffering an injury to the calf or achilles tendon, levels of mobility in your ankle and heel will often times be greatly reduced. With these Heel Raisers, you will be able to stabilise your ankle while minimising the risk of further injury to your leg. That means that recovery will be hastened and you'll be able to get back to doing what you love sooner.
After suffering a muscle injury, Compression Therapy is often the most effective treatment, as it can stabilise the muscles while promoting blood flow and speedy recovery. This therapy can also reduce swelling and inflammation, allowing the muscle to recover and reducing pain at the same time. Try our range of compression therapy products and see first hand how they can improve your recovery process.
In recent years, there has been an explosion in the use of Kinesiology Tape among the world's top athletes, both for recovery and performance. Improved blood flow, increased range of motion and pain reduction are all benefits to be gained from it's use, speeding up rehab and boosting endurance. A wide range of tapes are available from ThinkSport.co.uk.
As your body recovers from injury, it will slowly regain its ability to selectively move muscles independently in response to stimuli. These reactions are a great way for physicians to evaluate your current stage of recovery, and to do this they require a Biofeedback Unit. These units allow for precision testing where otherwise perfect accuracy would be impossible.
When it comes to recovering from a muscle injury, blood flow is key. The most effective therapies promote good circulation and blood flow, allowing the muscle to cycle in new, oxygenated blood to facilitate rehabilitation. Vacuum Therapy is increasingly used as a method toward this end, enhancing blood flow and the subsequent recovery that it promotes.