Injury Management & Prevention

Injury Management & Prevention

Did you know that 50% of sports injuries could have been prevented?

No one likes having a sports injury and all it takes is a little prep time before to make sure no injuries occur.

Injury Prevention – To prevent injuries take into account the sports environment: weather, surfaces, facilities, and equipment. As well, proper war up and joint preparation before working out. Your warm up should be a rehearsal of your workout.
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If an injury does occur you have to make sure to manage the injury properly.

Injury Management – Managing a sports injury minimizes the damages and maximizes the chance of full recovery. Taking time off is not only important, it’s necessary. Soft tissue injuries can be managed with RICER – Rest, Ice, compression, Elevation and Referral.

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