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Rising Trends for Physical Therapy in 2024

| Posted in: Physical Therapy

As we step into 2024, we will see a few exciting health care industry trends — more specifically, trends in physical therapy. These shifts present various opportunities to physical therapists in the space, alongside associated care professionals like primary care physicians. The top trends include advancements in physical therapy technology and the continued adoption of aquatic therapy. Knowing the future of physical […]

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Hydrotherapy for Winter Fitness 

| Posted in: Osteoarthritis, Senior Living Communities, Aquatic Conditioning, Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy

Winter can be a difficult time of year for those who suffer from arthritis, have limited mobility, or are at risk of falling to stay active. Hydrotherapy has emerged as a solution to support this patient population.

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Facility Spotlight: Making Hydrotherapy Accessible to All at FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers Lincoln

| Posted in: Facility Spotlight, Physical Therapy

Eric Bjorkman, PT, CO, Owner, General Manager, and Clinical Director, shares his team’s journey as they modernized their aquatic therapy offerings. 

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3 Ways Hydrotherapy Jets Boost Performance for Athletes

| Posted in: Uncategorized

Jets are a versatile feature that allow therapists to customize hydrotherapy treatments based on athlete needs. Jets can be used to create challenging strength and conditioning sessions, or they can be used to massage muscles during recovery sessions.

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The Secret to Improving Mobility in Aging Patients: HydroTherapy

| Posted in: Senior Living Communities, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips

Hydrotherapy isn’t just for rehabilitation—it’s a key to unlocking mobility and improved quality of life for seniors. As we age, maintaining our ability to move becomes increasingly important. Shocking statistics from The National Library of Medicine reveal that approximately 35% of seniors grapple with mobility issues that affect their daily lives. Furthermore, the CDC reports […]

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8 Must-Have Hydrotherapy Accessories for Athletic Trainers

| Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Athletic Training, Training Tips

Hydrotherapy is a dynamic treatment that can be used for every stage of training to optimize performance. In this accessory guide we’re reviewing 8 tools that can help you level up hydrotherapy treatments for your athletes.

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Why Should You Integrate Aquatic Therapy in Your Facility?

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy

Aquatic therapy is a treatment modality that poses benefits to many groups of people. Because of its versatility, aquatic therapy can add value to your facility and attract patients who are looking for a low-impact or alternative physical therapy option. Aquatic therapy’s value is something you should consider if you are looking to differentiate your […]

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Hot and Cold Water Therapy Guide

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy

When professional athletes and active adults engage in exercise, sports and other physically intense activities, their muscles may become inflamed or injured. If you work in or own a facility that treats these issues, you understand that providing thorough and accommodating treatment options to these individuals is absolutely necessary. Though you may already offer other […]

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Everything You Need to Know Before Designing an Aquatic Therapy Pool Room

| Posted in: Uncategorized

Hydrotherapy pools are increasingly popular fixtures in physical therapy clinics, professional and college sports centers, senior living facilities, sports medicine centers and hospitals. The therapeutic properties of water have made these pools essential in caring for rehab patients, older adults, athletes and other types of users. Knowing how to design a hydrotherapy pool room comes […]

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Hydrotherapy Pool Care & Maintenance

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Because patient health and safety are so vital in hydrotherapy, pool care and maintenance must be a top priority. In senior living communities particularly, disease outbreaks are common, accounting for about a third of infectious disease reports from these facilities. Proper care and maintenance are essential for preventing disease transmission — in care facilities as well as in […]

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