For someone who is active, an ankle sprain can be frustrating, and really sore! So it's in our best interest for you to overcome it as fast as possible!
The four products below have been recommended to, and used by hundreds of our previous patients - all with great results. They are the best of their kind, that we have found through experience. They can all be purchased through Amazon, so we've included links to save you time at the local shopping centre!
Balance cushions are fantastic, cheap pieces of equipment to work on balance and joint proprioception. They provide you with an unstable surface to challenge the ligaments within your joints to fire in order to keep you balanced. This strengthens them and helps improve the overall control and strength of your joint. They are the number one piece of equipment to purchase following a joint sprain but have a number of other uses too.
Are you in pain? Are you looking for a gel to reduce your pain and swelling fast and effectively? Have you used brands before that haven’t touched your pain? Are you looking for the strongest ibuprofen gel on the market? Then this is what you need.
Do you already have a pain relief gel that isn’t working? Check the concentration %. A lot of the main brands are just 1-2% in concentration. This pain relief gel boasts a huge 10% ibuprofen content, which means it is much stronger than others on the shelves, and the strongest you can buy.
Handily capable of being used as either a heat pack or an ice pack, this set of 3 Koolpak hot/cold packs can help reduce pain of an injury at any staged. They can be used in the early stages of an injury as an ice pack to reduce inflammation and bruising, or they can be used towards later stages as a hot pack to reduce muscular tension and improve flexibility.
This set of 3 packs means you don’t have to wait for one to freeze before using it again, you can use one while they others are in the freezer! The fact their are 3 in each order also helps anyone looking to use contrast therapy where they alternate between hot and cold packs to improve circulation and speed up recovery.
These small resistance bands are a fantastic addition to any’s home. They can be used in rehabilitation, typical workouts and injury prevention programmes. You can tie them around virtually anything and add resistance to your exercise.
Over to You
Those 4 products should help you reduce pain, improve your ankle mobility and recover more quickly. The most efficient way to recover from any injury is to follow a rehabilitation programme, so as long as you stick to that and use some/all of the products outlined above - you'll be back to normal in no time!