In May 2020, Theragun rebranded as Therabody and launched 4 new percussive remedy units—instruments that use speedy bursts of stress that stimulate blood circulate to appease sore muscle groups—that includes quieter motors than their predecessors. (These units are nonetheless referred to as Theraguns.)
We examined three from the brand new lineup for a number of weeks and spoke to a bodily therapist and athletic coach to see what precisely these units are doing. Spoiler alert: They make us really feel nice however at a hefty value. We’ve outlined every of the brand new fashions beneath and what’s WIRED and TIRED about them. We’ve additionally included some extra reasonably priced choices from different manufacturers.
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Updated December 2020: We’ve examined and added a piece on Theragun options, just like the Sharper Image Powerboost.
Jess Grey and Julian Chokkattu contributed to this information.