9 x 5 x 0.4" Microwaveable and Reusable Hot/Cold Gel Therapy Pack 16049

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Fixture Displays 9 x 5 x 0.4" Gel Microwaveable and Reusable Hot/Cold Gel Therapy Pack 16049. This reusable gel pack can be used as cooling cold packs or soothing heat pads. Cold therapy or cryotherapy is a highly effective method for treating acute sports injuries, activity injuries to soft tissue. It is also recommended by orthopedic surgeons following post op surgery.
This gel pack may also be used to apply heat therapy or thermotherapy for pain relief. Heated gel pack can also be beneficial to those with arthritis and stiff muscles as well as for deep tissue injuries.
The correct application of gel packs for injuries can aid the healing process in a few ways. The cold ice packs will constrict blood vessels, which reduces swelling and the blood flow around the injury. Great for athletes, schools and homeuse.
Ice packs will help to numb the pain and prevent muscle spasms. By lowering the temperature of the injured area, the cellular processes are reduced which can help to minimise soft tissue damages. Heat in the microwave. Cool in the freezer.
Measures 9 x 5 x 0.4 inches (23 x 13 x 1 cm); Material: Nylon fabric, gel; Weight: 0.44 lbs (200 g).