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The Value of Aquatic Therapy for Brain Health as We Age

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There is one thing that we all have in common and that is, we all get older with each day. Thankfully, modern medicine has made significant advancements with time to enhance the longevity of our lives. That leaves each of us to figure out how to create ways to live our best life with the […]

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Webinar Recap – Preparing Medically Complex Participants for Aquatic Sessions

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We were pleased to welcome back Rachel McDermott (PTA) for another incredibly informative webinar, Preparing Medically Complex Participants for Aquatic Sessions. This webinar contained a wealth of information, and if you were unable to attend, we highly suggest viewing it on demand. One of the most important things when it comes to treating ANY patients, […]

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Webinar Recap: Use of the Underwater Treadmill for the Buffalo Concussion Treadmill Test

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We were recently joined by Murphy Grant, for a fantastic webinar detailing the Use of the Underwater Treadmill for the Buffalo Concussion Treadmill Test. Murphy has being using HydroWorx pools for over 20 years and has a great deal of insight into using them to effectively work with numerous injuries and rehabilitation protocols. Murphy began […]

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Webinar Recap: Biomechanical and Physiological Alterations in an Aquatic Environment

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We were pleased to once again welcome Erin Bussin (MSc, CSCS, R. Kin) and Dr. Nicholas Held for another enlightening webinar, this time pertaining to Biomechanical and Physiological Alterations in an Aquatic Environment. Erin is a strength coach and kinesiologist, while Nick is an adjunct professor and postdoctoral fellow, in addition to his duties as […]

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Encouraging Rehabilitation for Cardiac Patients

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According to HHS.gov, cardiac rehabilitation in an aquatic environment can have numerous benefits. In a recent post, we talked about how to use aquatic therapy for cardiac rehabilitation as well as many of the other benefits aquatic therapy provides for patients and clients. As with most therapy programs, the earlier you can get a patient […]

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Webinar Recap – Appropriate Post-Surgical Wound Coverage for Early Intervention with Aquatic Rehab

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Recently, Randy Cohen (AT, DPT) joined us for a great webinar examining Appropriate Post-Surgical Wound Coverage for Early Intervention with Aquatic Rehab. Randy has been the Associate Athletic Director for Medical Services at the University of Arizona since 2001 and has been utilizing HydroWorx products, specifically the HydroWorx 2000 model, since then. Watch Now During […]

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Keeping Athletes Safe in the Summer Heat

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As we have moved into August and are facing the fact that fall is quickly approaching, the remaining summer heat and humidity can still present challenges. These challenges, such as heat stroke, are especially apparent as athletes continue to develop and push their limits while preparing for their seasons. Training camps, practices and outdoor games have […]

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Facility Spotlight – OrthoRehab in Libby, MT

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We had the pleasure of speaking with representatives from OrthoRehab in Libby, MT for our most recent facility spotlight. OrthoRehab boasts 11 facilities throughout the state of Montana. Some locations, like the Kalispell North location and their HydroWorx 750, have been using HydroWorx equipment for several years, while the Libby location just installed a HydroWorx […]

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Webinar Recap – Lower Body Rehabilitation in an Aquatic Environment

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We were fortunate enough to be joined by Erin Bussin (CSCS, R. Kin) and Dr. Nicholas Held for an incredibly informative webinar discussing Lower Body Rehabilitation in an Aquatic Environment. Both Nick and Erin have used several different HydroWorx products with a wide variety of patient groups, including professional athletes, elderly, military, and the general […]

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Private Minnesota College Ready for Fall Sports with New THRIVE

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In the middle of 2020, college and professional athletics were in an upheaval as they tried to come up with back-to-sport protocols to keep athletes safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Events across the world were cancelled or made virtual, and the National Athletic Trainer’s Association (NATA) Annual Meeting was no different. During this time, we […]

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