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Kick Drills for Swimmers in a SwimEx Pool

November 15, 2019 / by
Kicking is one of the most common things swimmers under work, it is also one of the most important part of racing. BUT let’s be honest, kick sets can get extremely boring!  So, we decided to mix things up in our SwimEx! Maximizing all the features the pool has to... Read More
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Aquatic Physical Therapy: When to use it and why

July 25, 2019 / by
There are many instances when treating a patient in the water is better than treating them on land.  Aquatic physical therapy is a highly effective, safe treatment tool to achieve successful outcomes. Plus, if done correctly can yield higher reimbursement rates. But, what factors go into determining whether to use... Read More
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Water Therapy in Healthcare

June 27, 2019 / by
Water therapy is a proven modality for rehabilitation, recovery, and exercise. When used in a healthcare setting, this successful tool positively impacts revenue and treatment outcomes. The simplicity of how it works combined with the many conditions it treats makes it a smart choice for your ROI. Here’s why. The... Read More
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Best Aquatic Therapy Pools: Waves above the rest

March 15, 2019 / by
SwimEx aquatic therapy pools are the preferred choice for therapists and sports medicine professionals worldwide. Solid pool construction, superior customer service, adjustable water currents, and the ability to customize each pool sets SwimEx waves above the competition. The SwimEx Advantage Full range of sizes, depths and custom designs to meet any... Read More
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Chicago Blackhawks Use Plunge Pool For Aquatic Therapy

April 18, 2018 / by
The Chicago Blackhawks are one of the most historic hockey franchises in the National Hockey League. They have won six Stanley Cup championships since their founding in 1926. Their recent Stanley Cups wins were in 2010, 2013, and 2015. Aquatic therapy plays a role in their successful rehabilitation and recovery.... Read More
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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... Read More
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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... Read More
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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... Read More
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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... Read More