Benefits of Cryotherapy
Cryotherapy helps reduce the symptoms and aid in the healing of a variety of health conditions including:
Improve muscle strength and function
Tibial stress syndrome (shin splints)
Facilitate lymph drainage
Improve blood circulation
Increase range of motion
Decrease swelling around joints
Relieves muscle spasms
Athletic Performance Through Decreased Injuries
Cold therapy or icing has been used by athletes for years to treat post-exercise soreness and reduce inflammation. Studies show that localized cryotherapy provides pain relief, reduces muscle spasms, and prevents cell death.
WBC sessions expose the entire body to extremely low temperatures and promotes complete healing and recovery for all muscle groups, ligaments and tendons. Not only does this improve and speed recovery, it also assists the body in riding itself of the detrimental bi-products of intense muscle usage. As an added bonus, WBC requires no recovery time following treatment making, it an effective therapy either pre or post workout.
Because of its effectiveness, some athletes have included it in their training and recovery regimen. WBC fans include Shaquille O’Neal, Floyd Mayweather, and LeBron James. Sports medicine specialists have also incorporated WBC into their programs to facilitate healing and improve performance.