Do you suffer from chronic or acute pain in your knee of back? If so, one of the Compex TENS/Heat Wraps can help!
The TENS/Heat Wrap combines TENS + NMES + HEAT into a simple and easy to use wrap -- no sticky electrodes or pad placements to worry about! The wireless device features a user-friendly touch screen to choose your program, intensity, and level of heat. It’s compact, portable, and lightweight - just grab and go!
HOW IT WORKS
WHAT IS TENS?
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) is the use of electrical pulses to stimulate the sensory nerves of the body and help provide pain relief. Part of a pain management program, TENS can be found in physical therapy offices, athletic training rooms, and portable devices used at home.
Benefits of TENS*
- Temporary Relief of Pain
- Increased Circulation and Healing
- Symptomatic Relief and Management of chronic pain
- Relief of pain associated with Arthritis
WHAT IS ELECTRIC MUSCLE STIMULATION?
Simply put, electric muscle stimulation trains your muscles in a way that traditional workouts alone cannot. It is a "best kept secret" many elite athletes and fitness enthusiasts use to enhance their workouts and training programs. Electric muscle stimulation (EMS) -- also known as neuromuscular electric stimulation (NMES), muscle stim or e-stim -- sends electronic pulses to your motor nerves in order to create muscle contractions.
BENEFITS OF ELECTRIC MUSCLE STIMULATION*
NMES has been shown to:
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- Increase Muscle Strength and Density
- Larger Muscle Size
- Improved (VO2) Max
- Increase Explosive Strength
- Speed Up Muscle Recovery