Cryotherapy is an excellent way to help with muscle spasms in the body. This therapy is also known to help numb painful areas as well as provide a cooling relief to affected soft tissues. The therapy consists of applying cold compresses to the skin to effectively reduce the temperature of the skin as well as constrict the blood vessels in the area.
If you are suffering from a muscle spasm or just recently had a soft tissue injury, cryotherapy is an excellent way to help reduce swelling and further injury in the early stages of your healing process. By limiting the amount of swelling that occurs immediately after an injury, the healing process can occur more quickly. This therapy is rather inexpensive and is something that can be done at home as well as in the office.
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