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What Shockwave Therapy Can Do For You

Published: April 9th, 2019
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What is Shockwave Therapy? Shockwave therapy or extracorporeal shock wave therapy is a non-invasive treatment that is used in the treatment of many musculoskeletal conditions. The machine creates a series of acoustic energy wave impulses that are applied directly through the skin by a prob, similar to an ultrasound head. The device resembles a small, very low-powered jackhammer that creates high frequency mechanical pulses. The technology was initially used in 1982 for urologic conditions and…

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K-Taping. What is it? and What’s All The Hype?

Published: November 4th, 2016
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Recently many Olympic athletes have been seen sporting brightly colored tape on different muscles and body parts. It has become increasingly popular over the last few years. So what exactly is all the hype and what is the purpose of it? This type of taping is called the Kinesio Taping Method.

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