Growing older and ageing is part of life. Everyone will experience it along with its good and bad sites. Getting older doesn’t mean that you lose your desire to keep enjoying life to its fullest. However, be willing to do so is not always enough, since ageing comes with a number of consequences which are out of our control. What is in our control is to develop a positive mental state that will keep us moving and also find effective ways to treat and overcome the pains and aches of ageing.
What is Ageing
Generally, ageing is the – common – process of getting older, which starts at different times and periods for each individual. At the biological level, ageing results from the impact of the accumulation of a wide variety of molecular and cellular damage over time. This leads to a gradual decrease in physical capacity. Therefore, through time people’s physical condition starts to become more vulnerable and causes mild isokinetic strength reduction, with a growing risk of musculoskeletal conditions and injuries. The most common musculoskeletal conditions appeared to the elderly are arthritis (osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis), osteoporosis, fractures, pain and weakness in the muscles caused by polymyalgia rheumatica. These conditions can affect a number of body parts such as the neck, back, knees, wrists and so on. Moreover, when they start to develop are causing pains and aches that sometimes can affect the person’s quality of life and daily routine. This is where Biofreeze can help you; to relief and overcome pain from injuries and musculoskeletal conditions.
Biofreeze for ageing pains and aches
Biofreeze is not only suitable for athletes and sportspeople. As a matter of fact, Biofreeze is a topical analgesic which has been created to help any person manage and overcome pain, and is also used by professionals (e.g. physical therapists and chiropractors) to treat their patients. A significant amount of people worldwide experience pain due to the ageing process, especially in recent years where the average age of ‘life expectancy’ has been increased.
Biofreeze with its menthol-based formula can help relieve pain by creating a cold sensation when applied directly on the skin. By applying Biofreeze 3 to 4 times per day on the affected area can have a real impact on someone’s condition, especially because it offers an up to 6 hours long-lasting pain relief. Also, it can be applied directly on the affected area which targets the specific aching spot resulting in an almost instant and deep pain relief. Additionally, Biofreeze comes in 3 different forms (Gel, Roll-on, Spray) that can be easily self-applied on the skin and carry around anywhere. With that way, ageing pains and aches won’t limit anyone from keep on moving and go through their daily activities.
Overcoming pain with Biofreeze can also have a positive effect on the psychological factor and result in a positive mentality. Many times, the ageing process can have psychological implications for anyone who is experiencing it, especially when they notice a difference in their physical capacity. Therefore, by relieving pain with Biofreeze can have a real impact on psychological factors. Particularly, it can cause the understanding that injuries and physical deterioration are part of life, yet there are ways to overcome them and keep going. Moreover, people who use Biofreeze as a self-treatment method are more likely to have a positive attitude towards physiotherapy and rehabilitation programs, by showing the necessary dedication and determination.
Consequently, the ageing process is not something new to the humankind. Many people have been there and everyone will get there at some point. Using tools like Biofreeze can held and benefit the elderly and people during this process.
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