Reusable ice packs are not only affordable, but they are extremely convenient and fun to use. in fact, it has been shown that these treatments can outlast any other forms of cold treatments that any other known to the industry before this. Because these ice packs are reusable, they are extremely economical and need not be replaced. Itís not like applying dry, cold ice onto your injury siteÖ.painful and sticky. You can simply place these tools into the fridge; keep it there until you need it. And when you do, you just pull it out of your refrigerator and use it! Thatís it.
Many other types of treatments are debated among medical practitioners all over the world and one of the things are not being debated and not in controversy are reusable ice packs. We all know applying ice or cold therapy to injury helps the healing process.
In fact, reusable ice packs have a double function. They can be used to keep lunch packs cool or warm. Some parents use these ice packs by packing them into their kidsí lunch boxes!
One of the best things about these gel bags is that they are completely leak proof! So, even if you decide to leave them on your toddler, you know they are safe. Not only will it treat, it will keep in position PLUS be safe. With technology, most of these gel bags are non-toxic and non-hazardous. Most of these treatments are safe for kids, and they conform to International safety standards. And they are absolutely so much more fun for kids than just applying dry ice wrapped up in handkerchief!
It is known in the medical industry that it is of utmost importance to treat a muscle injury as soon as you can. Imagine if you have a reusable ice pack in your bag the moment you injure yourself? What you do you think your recovery time would be compared to if you didnít have it with you at the time of injury? Many sportsmen carry these gel bags with them all the time Ė in their gym bags or sports bag Ė just in case. And thereís a reason why they are doing that. It makes a tremendous degree of difference if they had it with them than when they donít have it with them. Cold therapy can help ease swelling and pain and this is a recognized fact all over the world.
These modern gel bags will conform and fit any part of the body quite easily. It would make very little difference the type of gel bag you own, but if you have one for the wrist, you can very well use it for the knee. The important thing is for you to fasten the gel bag securely around your limb if you plan on moving around a lot during the day Ė although moving around is not recommended when youíre trying to recover from an injury.
Cold therapy is never uncomfortable Ė thatís one of the best things about this form of therapy. It is insulated in order for it to stay cold for a long period of time; therefore, it is never exceedingly cold.
So, if youíre looking for way to treat your sports injury, itís probably time to think about cold therapy, if youíve never thought about it before.
Our Customers Say ...
"I know Iíve found a new key to my post-ride recovery. After each ride, I take a recovery drink with me into the shower, clean off and then put the ice wraps on while I cook and eat."-- Phil Gaimon, 24, rides for Kenda Pro Cycling