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Researchers learn more about how Biofreeze works

University of Louisville researchers continue to explore the mechanisms behind pain relief provided by Biofreeze® Topical Analgesic. At the 2010 Thera-Band Research Advisory Committee (TRAC) Meeting, Dr. Robert Topp presented the findings from his latest investigations to understand Biofreeze’s mechanism of action. Previous TRAC research from Dr. Topp and his colleagues (recently published in the […]

New Video Explains the Science Behind Biofreeze

Whether it’s the dull throb of an overworked muscle or the grating soreness of joint discomfort, pain effects millions of people every day. Many of those people could be your current or future patients. They probably have questions about their course of treatment and may want to know why you endorse Biofreeze Pain Reliever. You […]

New Thera-Band® and Biofreeze® Products for 2010

I hope everyone is having a great New Year. I wanted to start off 2010 by announcing several new Thera-Band® and Biofreeze® products. New Thera-Band Latex Free Professional Resistance Bands Newly-formulated to match the pull forces of our existing Latex Professional Resistance Bands, these new latex free bands are ideal in hospital settings or with […]

Comparing Biofreeze® Pain Reliever and Ice

The December issue of Training and Conditioning magazine featured Dr. Phil Page discussing the differences between Biofreeze® topical pain reliever and Ice.  Research recently posted on this blog by Dr. Bob Topp and Dr. Bart Bishop was featured in the article as well. Click here to view a short video that demonstrates Dr. Topp’s research protocol

Biofreeze® is better than ice for neck pain

Bart Bishop, DPT of Sport and Spine Rehab in Rockville, Maryland  compared Biofreeze® topical analgesic and ice application to patients with bilateral neck pain. Bishop stated, “We’ve used both ice and Biofreeze in our neck patients, but never had any evidence to support using one versus the other.” He found that both modalities reduced pain significantly, […]

Biofreeze® versus Ice: Blood Flow and Muscle Performance

Robert Topp, PhD RN from the University of Louisville compared Biofreeze® topical analgesic and ice on blood flow, pain and muscle performance of the upper extremity in healthy subjects.  He found a decrease in blood flow in the radial artery 5 minutes after applying Biofreeze to the forearm.  In a separate trial the application of […]

High School Javelin Thrower uses Biofreeze

Read the story here from the Washington Observer (PA)