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7 Top Conditions Treated Successfully with Hydrotherapy

February 15, 2017 / by
Frederick Memorial Hospital’s philosophy is simple. Teams at this physical therapy clinic individually tailor each patient’s rehabilitation program. The goal: to help patients return to the lifestyle and activities they desire, improving their quality of life. Aquatic therapy is one of their central tools. Here’s what they treat and how... Read More
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Top Benefits of an Aquatic therapy Room

February 2, 2017 / by
Aquatic therapy can revolutionize how athletes train, condition, recover, and rehabilitate. But, what is aquatic therapy? What are its benefits and how can you create a successful hydrotherapy space? Top Uses for Water Therapy Rehabilitate following injury Train and Condition Recover muscles before and after practice Benefits Minimize joint stress... Read More
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Hasbro Children’s Hospital Aquatic Physical Therapy Success

January 31, 2017 / by
One of Rhode Island’s shining stars is Children’s Rehabilitation Center at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. Their facility offers aquatic physical therapy to successfully treat and rehabilitate patients. Here’s how and why it works. The fundamental properties of water help support, resist and assist movement.  This makes it a safe way to exercise,... Read More
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Veterinary Hydrotherapy for Animal Rehabilitation

January 26, 2017 / by
Georgia Veterinary Rehabilitation Facility (GVR) in Marietta, GA has a SwimEx model 480 equipped with a custom ramp for animal rehabilitation. Here’s a closer look at how they use hydrotherapy for recovery, rehabilitation, and training. Benefits of Animal Rehabilitation GVR offers a wide range of rehabilitative, fitness and pain management services to... Read More
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Everything you need to know about ankle sprain grades

January 26, 2016 / by
As a medical professional, you know that any ankle sprain should be taken seriously – no matter how seemingly insignificant an injury the patient thinks it is. But what are the varying degrees of severity? Here’s a quick reference guide for ankle sprain grades. ANKLE SPRAIN GRADES Ankle sprain grades... Read More
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Why it’s important to take a sprained ankle seriously

January 19, 2016 / by
Playing sports, walking downstairs, running outside on icy ground, even just going out to grab the mail – these are a few of the many ways people suffer a sprained ankle. In fact, about 25,000 people in the United States sprain their ankle every day according to the American Academy of... Read More
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Minimizing Knee Pain and Osteoarthritis with Aquatic Therapy

January 12, 2016 / by
As the most common form of arthritis, Osteoarthritis (OA) affects 33.6% (12.4 million) adults over 65 years old according to the CDC. The majority of cases affect the knee joint. Symptoms of osteoarthritis of the knee can vary from patient to patient, but common presentations are pain, swelling, stiffness, limited joint mobility,... Read More
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Senior Patient Finds Back Rehab Success

August 12, 2015 / by
The SwimEx 1000T therapy pool is the ideal environment for just about every patient to begin therapy. The Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Center facility uses their SwimEx pool to treat spinal cord injuries and back rehab for elder patients. The non-weight bearing environment produces great results. This video demonstrates how... Read More
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Sterling Video

May 9, 2015 / by
Sterling Physical Therapy & Aquatics, located in California, makes patients feel like they are at a luxurious spa. We are proud to say our SwimEx pool is known as “the crown jewel” of the facility. Watch their video to see more: Read More
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Plunge Pools: Benefits for Rehab and Recovery

April 2, 2015 / by
Plunge pools are often used by athletes for rehab and recovery. Hot and colds plunge pools are a beneficial way to get back in the game fast to win. WHAT’S HAPPENS DURING EXERCISE During intense exercise muscles experience microtraumas or tiny tears within individual muscle fibers. When microtraumas occur they... Read More

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