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Research: Cold Water Immersion VS Whole Body Cryotherapy

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Athletic Training, Rehabilitation Tips, Research, Water Therapy

An international study on the effects of cold water immersion (CWI) as compared to whole body cryotherapy (WBC) was done to identify if one modality is better than another for recovery. Specifically, the study set out to examine the effects of CWI and WBC on femoral artery, blood flow and thermoregulatory responses. The study method […]

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Introducing HydroGuard

| Posted in: HydroWorx, Sports Medicine

  We are always looking for ways to improve our current products. We are now offering an upgrade for HydroWorx Classic Plunges and the HydroWorx 500 Series to enhance the look and durability of these pools. The first installation of HydroGuard™ was recently completed at Virginia Tech University and they are thrilled with the results. “The […]

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The Draw of Aquatic Therapy to Kids

| Posted in: Pediatric, Aquatic Education

Providing physical therapy for a child requires a different kind of approach than working with an adult. Kids may become bored or easily intimidated when it comes to land exercises, making it a challenge to give them the care they need. That’s why many clinicians offer pediatric aquatic therapy, as some children are more likely […]

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The Psychological Benefits of Aquatic Therapy

| Posted in: Facility Spotlight, Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Athletic Training

While the physiological benefits of aquatic therapy are fairly well known, there are some additional benefits. Patients can experience numerous psychological benefits when they engage in regular pool exercises. Aquatic therapy will help individuals strengthen their bodies and manage pain, but can also improve their overall mental health. Below are a few unexpected psychological benefits […]

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Aquatic Exercise for Health

| Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Research, Training Tips, Water Therapy

The following blog post has been summarized from the recent article “Aquatic Exercise for Health: Probing the Depths of HIIT for Cardiometabolic Training” from the American College of Sports Medicine, written by Nagle, Elizabeth F. Ph.D., FACSM; Sanders, Mary E. Ph.D., ACSM-CEP, RCEP, CDE, FACSM; Becker, Bruce E. M.D., M.S., FACSM. While the value of […]

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The New HydroWorx Water Chemistry Solution Webinar Recap

| Posted in: Senior Living Communities, Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Webinars

We recently hosted a webinar, presented by Steve Berens, CEO of Clear Comfort regarding the value of the new HW100 water chemistry solution for healthcare facilities. HydroWorx partnered with Clear Comfort three years ago in order to provide a solution for our customers for the least fun part of owning a therapy pool – the […]

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Showstopper Pool at Special Needs School

| Posted in: Facility Spotlight, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Patty Hornak, Manager Therapy Services Patty Hornak serves as the Manager of Therapy Services for St. Vincent’s Special Needs Service’s Feroleto Children’s Development Center in Trumbull, Connecticut. This private school provides education for students with disabilities in 30 surrounding towns. Eight years ago, when their new president asked her what new equipment they needed, Patty’s […]

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Facility Spotlight: Impressive Results for Spine and Joint Associates

| Posted in: Facility Spotlight, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized, underwater treadmill, Water Therapy

Most healthcare facilities care about helping their patients improve. Many will even invest in new programming or equipment if they believe it will help drive results for patients. Spine and Joint Associates in Mishawaka, IN is no exception. In fact, their impressive facility offers many modalities in order to provide optimal service to their clients. […]

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Achieve Your Potential at NATA 2019

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Sports Medicine, Water Therapy

Achieve Your Potential with HydroWorx at NATA. Now Offering New Solutions in Plunge Design and Water Chemistry Simplification Systems! Visit Booth #2530 to Learn More. Learn from the experts on hydrotherapy! On Wednesday, June 26, don’t miss the following presentations in our booth: 11:30AM Winning Water: The New Water Chemistry Solution Steve Berens Founder and CEO, […]

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Spinal CSF Leak Finds New Life in the Water

| Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized, underwater treadmill, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Two-to-three times a week Connie Deline, MD, prepares her workout clothes for an early morning jog. But instead of running shoes and windbreaker, Connie reaches for her aqua shoes and swimsuit. Over a decade s ago, Connie, who’d never really been sick, experienced an excruciating headache. Within 30 minutes she was flat on the ground, […]

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