Football is a high-energy and physically demanding sport. This high-contact sport involves jumping, running, heading, passing, turning, shooting and all the other quick movements on a repetitive basis. This combination of high speed, high contact and rapid movement creates a pressure on the muscles, cartilage, ligaments, bone and tendons. When this pressure goes beyond the normal capacity to adapt, an injury occurs. Injuries in football negatively affect players' physiological capabilities due to constant inactivity.

Rehab Store, therefore focuses on helping players’ physical ability to handle stress during these exhaustive activities by providing physical therapy products and rehabilitation solutions, so that players can regain their pre-injury fitness level or maintain their skills. These therapy and products are from renowned brands and manufacturers such as – Advanced Orthopaedics, Otto Bock, Patterson Medical/Performance Health, ALPS, A-T Surgical, Inc., and many more!

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What types of injuries are most common in Football?

Football injuries include concussions, traumatic injuries, over-use injuries and heat injuries that are commonly seen in football players. It includes injury related to knee (ACL/PCL and cartilage), shoulders, joints, ankle, foot, wrist and arms. These injuries are listed below:

Knee Injuries

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) tear and reconstruction
  • Knee instability
  • Knee pain
  • Meniscus tear
  • Patella pain
  • Knee replacement

Shoulder Injuries

Hand and Wrist Injuries

Ankle and Foot Injuries

Overuse Injuries

Football players, sometimes train themselves in an exhaustive way beyond their physical capabilities, which causes overtraining syndrome. This overuse can cause frequent back pain, injured thigh & hamstring, and patellar tendinitis. Patella pain can be treated by quadriceps strengthening program.

Heat Injuries

Playing in excessive heat or humidity depletes the salt and water of the body. It can cause painful muscle cramps and to prevent from this, it is important for football players to undergo cooling therapy before it cause them fatal heat strokes. Cold sprays and gels, cold packs and cooling vest are some of our products to be used in such conditions.

Other injuries related to playing football are spinal cord injuries like lower back-pain, herniated disc and scoliosis, hip injuries, joint/muscle/tendon inflammation, stress fractures, and running injuries.

Benefits of Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy Products: 

If you are in pain because of an accident, injury, illness or surgical procedure, our healthcare products and therapy assist you with a healthy recovery. Here are few benefits of rehabilitation:

  • Rehabilitation therapy reduces the pain to help you become more active
  • Playing Football causes inflammation, muscle spasms, and swelling in joints; rehabilitation therapy alleviates these symptoms
  • It helps in restoring the restricted range of motion and flexibility
  • Strengthen muscles and increase endurance levels
  • It provides more control over muscles and improves posture
  • Reduces depression and anxiety issues and increase self-esteem

How to prevent injuries related to Football?

  • Routine health and wellness evaluation
  • Warm-up and cooling therapy
  • Muscle strength and training
  • Keep yourself hydrated
  • Remain physically active throughout the year
  • Wear protective equipment or guards, such as pads, helmet and mouth guard
  • Consult your medical professional for your fitness and injury prevention strategies

Where can I buy Orthopedic Physical Products for Football Injuries online?

Rehab Store is dedicated towards providing the complete healthcare through rehabilitation therapy and wellness solutions. We recommend you to choose the right products for yourself with proper medical consultation and take responsibility of your recovery. Your injuries might affect your morale and playing a sport needs strength with high-spirit. Therefore, it is essential to rehabilitate patiently. Explore our top brands like - FLA, Comfortprene, Donjoy, Gladiator, etc.Discover the comprehensive list of our rehabilitation solution like electrotherapy, CPM and physical products related to exercise & fitness. Discounts and reward dollars are waiting for you. Shop and save now!