Most people don't realize that one of the best exercise tools is also one of the cheapest. Offering a great cardiovascular workout, jumping rope will also help you improve your balance, agility, speed and coordination as well. Why bother with expensive bikes, elliptical machines or treadmills when you can get great results with a jump rope for under $10?
Whether it was the touch football game your pals threw together, an extra-long run or all that yard work, there are occasions when your muscles and joints have had enough. Although you know the condition is temporary, it's still uncomfortable. Here are some tips to relieve muscle and joint pain for those times when you've overdone it.