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effective hydrotherapy exercises: treating anterior shoulder dislocation

March 31, 2018 / by
Anterior shoulder dislocation is a common injury, especially for athletes and active individuals. It’s important for the injury to heal completely, but many times the patient will want to remain active during the progression process. One way to treat the injury yet still maintain fitness is through hydrotherapy. Hydrotherapy has...
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McFarland Clinic Discusses the Unique Benefits of Aquatic Therapy

March 25, 2018 / by
McFarland Clinic PC is central Iowa’s largest physician-owned multi-specialty clinic. The McFarland Clinic PC network of health care providers serves residents in 10 Iowa communities with additional communities served by physician outreach clinics. Chris Hanfelt, a McFarland Physical Therapist, discusses the unique benefits of McFarland Clinic’s aquatic therapy services and...
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Effective Hydrotherapy Exercises for Lumbar Disc Herniation

March 6, 2018 / by
The third infographic in our hydrotherapy exercise for common injury series explores an exercise plan for a lumbar disc herniation. Hydrotherapy is a powerful alternative to surgery and effectively helps manage this injury. These aquatic exercises offer tips and exercises for treating an acute lumbar disc herniation. Click here for the full...
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Hydrostatic pressure: its benefits for hydrotherapy (Part 2)

January 21, 2018 / by
Hydrostatic pressure makes a big impact when it comes to hydrotherapy. Let’s take a look at its benefits for aquatic rehabilitation, recovery and exercise and how it helps. In Part 1 of this series we explained in simple terms the definition of hydrostatic pressure and breifly covered it’s benefits. Now we...
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What is hydrostatic Pressure (Part 1)

January 7, 2018 / by
Hydrostatic Pressure Part 1 Hydrostatic pressure is defined on dictionary.com as: A fluid at equilibrium at a given point within the fluid, due to the force of gravity.  Hydrostatic pressure increases in proportion to depth measured from the surface because of the increasing weight of a fluid exerting downward force...
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American made: Custom Pools For Hydrotherapy

December 7, 2017 / by
American Made to Last From innovative construction to advanced water current systems, American made SwimEx pools are superior hyrdrotherapy machines for aquatic fitness and therapy. These custom pools are made to order and built to last. Here’s why. In 1986, fiberglass pioneer Everett Pearson bought the paddlewheel water current patents...
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Athletic Training Room Makeover: Green Bay Packers Hydrotherapy Room

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Green Bay Packers’ Lambeau Field is arguably one of the most distinguished stadiums in the country. Their facility features a state-of-the-art athletic training room with hydrotherapy pools. The football facilities and Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Instructional Center (CRIC) are located underneath the Oneida Nation Gate. There is a 35-yard indoor field, weight...
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Aquatic Therapy: Best Water Current Systems for Successful Hydrotherapy

November 29, 2017 / by
Aquatic therapy that includes a resistance pool is a superior way to exercise, rehabilitate, and recover.  The water current is ideal for added resistance and support. But not all water currents are the same. Here are the advantages and disadvantages for three primary water current systems available in today’s marketplace....
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Uconn’s winning hydrotherapy room

October 30, 2017 / by
UConn’s success in athletics is undeniable, but success for UConn doesn’t happen by accident.  It is a university where they provide world-class student athletes with world-class facilities.  Within their training rooms, they use state-of-art hydrotherapy pools and plunge pools. Here’s a look inside. “From the moment you step on campus,...
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