Compression Sleeves for Shin Splints

“No pain, no gain.”

Well, the type of pain we are talking about may determine the type of gain we mean. If it is the good pain of a beneficial workout, then yes, great gains are experienced. But if pain involves injury like shin splints, then the gain may be one thats none of us wants! Compression Sleeves for Shin Splints are a great way to treat and prevent shin splints. Shin splints present a sharp, sometimes debilitating pain in the front of the leg, felt along the bone. This pain occurs in the lower legs, somewhere between the knees and the ankles. The medical term for shin splints is medial tibial stress syndrome, or MTSS. This condition is often the result of overuse and can crop up after a change in the intensity, duration, or type of activity you’re doing. Runners over-training with hill sprints or switching from trails to pavement may experience shin splints.

Compression sleeves for shin splints are used in conjunction with other treatments, such as anti-inflammatory pain medications (aspirin or ibuprofen), ice, and rest. Compression sleeves for shin splints are beneficial in keeping the lower body supported, which in turn prevents further injury and allows the body to heal itself. Special exercises, physical therapy and a good warm-up involving the full range of motion of the joints in the legs and feet are also essential. These prepare muscles and joints for strenuous use. As much as possible, you should avoid training on concrete and other extremely hard surfaces, and stop training immediately if you begin to feel pain in your shins. Treating shin splints comes down to basic care of the legs and feet.  

Compression sleeves for shin splints are not just for training and exercise. If you could benefit from increased circulation, faster healing times, enhanced muscle engagement, greater protection against injury, and fortified stability of the joints, then they are for you!   

Benefits of compression sleeves for shin splints:

  • Provide gentle, even compression that is comfortable.
  • Provide stability and activate the circulatory system to promote blood flow in and out of the muscle, which yields reduced vibration while running, less soreness, and quicker recovery time when finished.
  • Increased circulation, faster healing times, enhanced muscle engagement, greater protection against injury, and fortified stability of the joints.
Crafted with technology that is targeted to support ankle, lower leg and calf muscles.  Compression sleeves are a breathable, durable way to enhance your performance while reducing the risk of injury.

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