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Celebrity Testimonials from Game Ready Users

By Game Ready | Jul 18, 2018

Game Ready leading technologies are designed to get people back to being their best after injury or surgery. Thousands of patients, athletes, athletic trainers, and pro teams, as well as the world’s foremost orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine doctors and physical therapists, choose Game Ready.

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4 Questions Answered by Med Pros About Rotator Cuff Surgery Recovery

By Game Ready | Jul 17, 2018

Planning for rotator cuff surgery can come with the stress and uncertainty of a serious medical procedure paired with the excitement and relief of correcting a problem that impacts your lifestyle. Whether you want to return to athletic activity, restore full range of motion, or simply lift objects without pain, surgery to repair a damaged rotator cuff can have very positive outcomes.

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5 Technologies to Boost Recovery After Knee Surgery

By Game Ready | Jul 10, 2018

Recovery after knee surgery has come a long way in past decades. In addition to new surgical techniques, new recovery technologies can help  you to return to normal activity more comfortably and as quickly as possible. While it’s not possible to completely avoid all pain, discomfort, and inconvenience, new technologies have made knee surgery recovery less of a hassle .

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PT Techniques Used for A Pulled Back Muscle

By Game Ready | Jul 02, 2018

A pulled muscle in your back is essentially a muscle strain injury. This can happen when you extend beyond your normal range of motion, make a sudden movement, or overstress your muscles without properly warming up. Pulled back muscles can also occur as a result of poor posture and muscle weakness or imbalance, so you don’t necessarily have to be doing strenuous activity to be at risk for this type of injury.  

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What is Cryotherapy?

By Game Ready | Jun 29, 2018

Cryotherapy is the delivery of therapeutic cold to help provide natural pain relief, , decrease swelling, and help your patients recover as quickly as possible. The classic application methods are cold packs filled with ice or gel to provide targeted cryotherapy to an injury and ice baths to treat larger areas of the body. However, as a medical professional, you have the ability to provide more advanced—and more effective—forms of cryotherapy.

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4 Things That Delay ACL Surgery Recovery Time

By Game Ready | Jun 21, 2018

ACL surgery recovery time may take six months or longer. The exact amount of time will depend on the extent of the injury, the type of surgery, your health before the procedure, and the steps you take to promote healing. Recovery may also be delayed by certain activities or by choosing not to actively participate in the rehabilitation process.

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New Therapy Techniques for a Fractured Wrist

By Game Ready | Jun 13, 2018

Recovering from a fractured wrist is a major inconvenience for most patients. Helping them regain strength and range of motion as quickly as possible is an important part of their treatment. Whether you are providing treatment immediately after the injury has occurred or after the cast has been removed, there are certain steps you can take to help patients heal faster and return to normal activity levels as quickly as possible.

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How to Help Relieve Lower Back Pain in Minutes

By Game Ready | Jun 05, 2018

Low back pain can quickly derail a training plan and disrupt your regular routine. For most people, getting relief as fast as possible is a high priority. This type of injury can often be treated at home, but the key is to act fast when the symptoms begin. The longer you try to avoid treatment, the worse the inflammation may get.

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Emerging Sports Medicine Trends for Athlete Recovery

By Game Ready | May 30, 2018

 

Many patients may believe that the best possible therapeutic outcome is synonymous with the newest technology, which is not necessarily the case. While staying current on the latest findings, healthcare providers must balance the promise of new therapies with the reliability of tried and true methods. As a result, one of the most significant emerging trends is not tied to novel exotic therapies.

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Hot and Cold Therapy: Top Recommendations from Professionals

By Game Ready | May 22, 2018

Whether you are a professional athlete, a weekend warrior, or just a hard worker, you probably have suffered a physical injury. Equally likely, your healthcare provider suggested applying heat (thermotherapy) or cold (cryotherapy) to the injured area. But did they mention a combination of both could be most effective?

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