Health and Performance

  • Painpro™ Microcurrent overview Microcurrent What is Microcurrent or Microcurrent Therapy? Microcurrent is current in millionths of an ampere (micro ampere range). Bioelectric currents in the body are generally found to be in the micro ampere range. Microcurrent therapy is based on the evidence that micro amperage currents closely approximate the naturally occurring bioelectric currents in the body and ...
  • Hamstring Injuries and Rehab How long does it take to recover from a Hamstring Injury? A hamstring injury is a strain, tear or pain at the back of the thigh or below the buttocks. A common injury in sports and can occur in different grades. The 3 grades of hamstring injury are: grade 1 – a mild muscle strain or ...
  • Why Painpro™ -TENS, EMS & Microcurrent are a cut above the rest? Why PainPro? We’ve come to the conclusion that TENS is a viable and, some may say, even preferential treatment for pain relief. But of the myriad of devices of varying cost out there why should you choose PainPro? What’s so special about the PainPro that makes it the unit of choice for people considering TENS? ...
  • Calf Injuries, Treatments and recovery Anatomy of the Calf Muscles The calf muscle is located on the back of the lower leg below the knee, its made up of two main muscles. The gastrocnemius is the larger calf muscle. The gastrocnemius has two parts or “heads,” which together create its diamond shape. The soleus is a smaller, flat muscle that ...
  • Ben Tollitt used Painpro™ to help with rehab from his acl injury 5 weeks early How Painpro™ helped Ben Tollitt with his ACL rehab Ben is a talented professional football at Tranmere  Rovers. Ben suffered an horrific set back with a grade 3 Acl injury. This is how he combined his rehab and Painpro™ to help speed up his healing and progression. It helped me with many of the systems ...
  • Which PainPro™ Mode to use for your legs. Which PainPro™ Mode to use for your legs. Mode 1: Chronic Pain Relief – for long term chronic pain. Mode 2: Acupuncture – for relieving acute pain. Both modes can be used to help reduce pain whether that be living with pain acute or chronic. Also perfect for post surgery for pain and to help reduce pain ...
  • PainPro™ Helps Jay Harris to Recover from MCL Weeks Earlier than Expected The headlines in the Liverpool Echo on 5th April 2016 featured Jay Harris as he signed a new deal at Tranmere Rovers to extend his stay at the club. Roll forward a year and Jay was once again in the headlines but this time it wasn’t great news as Jay was reported to have suffered ...
  • Ben Tollitt ACL Recovery Accelerated by PainPro™ Ben Tollitt – 30,11,1994 (22) – Right leg ACL Normal ACL rehab stages are: Stage 1, pre-operation: Control swelling Restore full mobility of the knee. Maintain strength of the quadriceps and hamstring muscles. Using contraction device (such as painpro) Regain normal walking patterns, no limping Home treatment: Apply the PRICE principles of rest, ice compression and elevation. Wear a hinged knee brace to protect ...
  • Enhancing Post Operative Rehabilitation following Knee Arthroplasty – Physicool Study Enhancing Post Operative Rehabilitation following Knee Arthroplasty Using a New Cryotherapy Product – a Prospective Study Pavlou P. MBBS BSc(hons) FRCS (Tr&Orth) 1 Mumith A. MBBS BSc MRCS3 Barrett MD. MBBCh MRCS2 Thurston B. BMBCh1 Garrett SJW. BM MRCS FRCS(Tr&Orth) 1 Department Of Trauma & Orthopaedics, Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester, UK. Department Of Trauma & Orthopaedics, Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester, UK Department ...
  • Head of Medical, Bristol Rugby Club “WE USE THE COOLING BANDAGES WITH GREAT SUCCESS. THE BANDAGES HAVE PROVEN TO BE VERY EFFECTIVE AT TREATING LIGAMENT, TENDON, AND MUSCLE INJURIES AS WELL AS HEMATOMAS. INTERMITTENT AND CONTINUAL USE HAS BEEN A VITAL FACTOR IN REDUCING RECOVERY TIMES, GETTING PLAYERS BACK ON THEIR FEET FASTER.” DAN MARTIN, HEAD OF MEDICAL SERVICES, BRISTOL RUGBY CLUB