Injury Recovery

No athlete wants to be injured, but if you suffer a setback, it's crucial that you approach recovery the right way. We've got tips on how to rehab an injury, supplements you can take to speed the process, and motivational quotes and tips from pros who have suffered through their own injuries. Don't just sit on the sideline—let STACK help prepare you to get back in the game.

Latest in Injury Recovery

Don't Foam Roll Your IT Band. Do This Instead.

Have you ever foam rolled your IT band to relieve knee pain, hip pain or general discomfort in your upper leg? If so, you're not alone. Foam rolling t...

By: Andy Haley

5 NFL Stars Reveal How They Came Back Faster, Stronger And Better Following ACL Surgery

Tearing an ACL can feel like a football player's worst nightmare. All that blood, sweat and tears you put into your game are gone in an instant. No...

By: Brandon Hall

How to Treat the Nagging Groin Pain Known as Pectineus Muscle Soreness

Prevention and Recovery Tips for Common Pectineus Muscle Soreness By Jim Carpentier, CSCS A common complaint from athletes in many sports is pectineus...

By: Jim Carpentier

3 Sport Psychology Hacks That Can Help Prevent Injuries

Adrienne Langelier, MA Sport Psychology Consultant April 2017 Injuries are painful. Injuries are unfortunate. Injuries never happen at a good time....

By: Adrienne Langelier

The TheraGun: The Recovery Tool Athletes Actually Like Using

The recovery tool that's taking the sports world by storm looks like an electric drill. It works like one, too. Press the button and it whirs t...

By: Brandon Hall

Latest Videos in Injury Recovery

Kyle Collinsworth's Incredible Comeback

How he turned a torn ACL into the best season of his life in just six months.

How Olympic Sprinters Prevent Common Running Injuries

The U.S. track and field medical staff and athletes explain how they prevent hamstring tears and other common injuries from keeping them on the sidelines.

Rebuilding a Champion: Carson Palmer's Grueling ACL Rehab

Pro Bowl QB Carson Palmer spent his off-season rehabbing from his second ACL surgery in hopes of making one last run at a Super Bowl championship. Tune in to see how he got his surgically repaired knee NFL-ready.

Rebuilding a Champion: Carson Palmer's Long Road Back from Injury

Pro Bowl quarterback Carson Palmer is battling back from his second torn ACL for one more shot at a Super Bowl title. Watch how hard he's working to get his knee, his skills and his conditioning back to elite form.

Rebuilding a Champion: How Carson Palmer Worked Himself Back into Playing Shape

Pro Bowl QB Carson Palmer endured rigorous workouts at Prolific Athletes in Carlsbard, California this off-season in an effort to get his strength and conditioning back to elite levels following his return from last season's ACL surgery.