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Applied with the correct amount of tension and worn in movement, Kinesio taping gently manipulates the skin and so alters the tension and pressure on the skin receptors which in turn reduces pain sensation.
KEY WORDS: Skin receptors, Balance, Superficial electromyography, Dual task.
They instead rely on 180 skin receptors to pinpoint prey, says Leo van Hemmen, a biophysicist at the Technical University of Munich in Germany.