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Kinesiology Tape – What Makes it Different?

It’s almost impossible to watch a sporting event these days without seeing one or more athletes wearing brightly colored strips of tape in interesting patterns on knees, shoulders, elbows and more. This special tape is called kinesiology tape and it appears to have all but replaced the traditional white sports tape that athletes have relied […]

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StrengthTape Kinesiology Tape with Negative Ion Technology

StrengthTape – Kinesiology Tape with Ion Technology

Kinesiology tape just got kicked up a notch. The wildly popular therapeutic tape, known for its ability to rapidly relieve pain and inflammation, has gone high tech. New StrengthTape is a top quality kinesiology tape in its own right, but that’s just where it begins. StrengthTape is made by LifeStrength, the company behind the silicone […]

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Pediatric Kinesiology Taping

Pediatric Kinesiology Taping

Since the Beijing Olympics, kinesiology taping has exploded worldwide. Initially, the growth was in the sports world, but kinesiology taping has now crossed into mainstream medicine, with a huge influx of medical professionals now incorporating it into their treatment protocols. One area where kinesiology taping is experiencing a particularly rapid growth is in the field […]

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Li Na wearing SpiderTech Precut Knee Tape

SpiderTech Tape Wins Athlete Endorsements

For a relative newcomer to the kinesiology tape scene, SpiderTech has already earned many endorsements from athletes of all ages and types. From high profile champions such as French Open champion, Li Na, to recreational athletes with overuse injuries, there is a Spider Tech Precut Kinesiology Tape application for every need. And athletes aren’t the […]

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Kinesiology Tape Therapy in Pediatric Disorders

Kinesiology Tape Therapy in Pediatric Disorders

A November, 2010 article in ADVANCE for Physical Therapy & Rehab Medicine (dated 11/29/10) documented the results of six case studies in which infants and children were treated with precut kinesiology tape for various neurological and developmental conditions. The article, entitled “Tales of the Tape: Case Studies on using Taping in Pediatric Care,” provided detailed […]

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KT Taping for Running

From Runner’s World and KT Tape: Tips and Tools for Injury Prevention and Treatment

What do KT Tape and Runner’s World have in common? Both are excellent resources for helping runners avoid injury when that’s possible and treat it when it isn’t. Running injuries can often prove difficult to prevent – especially when a runner lacks a clear understanding of their cause and is therefore unable to be proactive […]

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Kinesio Taping is a Powerful Adjunct to Physical Therapy

Experts Agree: Kinesio Taping is a Powerful Adjunct to Physical Therapy

Virtually all musculoskeletal problems may benefit from Kinesio taping. Kinesio Tape is becoming more widely recognized as a valuable part of the modern physical therapy program. Physical therapists all over the U.S. have discovered that Kinesio Tape can enhance the effectiveness of physical therapy, while improving the outcome of a wide array of other treatment […]

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Kinesio Tape on Shoulder

Kinesio Tape Benefits Receive Widespread Press

Sports, fitness, business and news magazines, as well as health-related websites, are all reporting the benefits of kinesiology tape for sports injuries. Publications such as Runner’s World, New Mexico Business Weekly, and UK-based Athletics Weekly, have all run articles on kinesiology tape, a sports tape that research shows differs from standard athletic tape in several […]

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