Sports Injury Treatment & Recovery
Sports injury treatment is vital to the healing and rehabilitation process and should be performed as soon as possible - but what sort of treatment should be used - and for what types of injuries?
Before you perform any of these treatments please ensure you seek advice from your doctor, physicians or other health care professional.
Most of the pain in common sports injuries is caused by inflammation or swelling. This is why physicians generally recommend the use of ice, sprays or sports creams to reduce the swelling prior to the rehabilitation exercises.
If you suffer from a long-term injury and use sprays or sports creams to numb the pain, the best thing for you to do is get your injury diagnosed so it can heal and recover fully, before it leads to a more serious injury.
- Heat use in sports injuries
- Hot or cold treatment?
- Sports cream
- Make your own first aid kit
- Sports cream overdose