In general there are three types of pain that can be experienced within the human body.
Visceral pain relates to internal pain, somatic refers to muscle,skin or tissue pain and neuropathic pain directly affects nerve fibres.
These pain types can be either acute or chronic.
Chronic pain is classified as a condition lasting for more than 3-6 months, whereas acute pain can last for a period of less than 3 to 6 months duration.
There are a range of traditional and modern pain management tools available to sufferers and under all circumstances where acute or chronic pain is involved, professional medical advice should be sought.
Applying Athletes Gel in conjunction with other pain management strategies may assist in the reduction of external pain symptoms or joint inflammation based on the natural ingredients used in the formula and their traditional history of use.