Innovative Ways Of Incorporating Aquatic Therapy Into Functional Rehab

Innovative Ways Of Incorporating Aquatic Therapy Into Functional Rehab

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Athletic Training, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Uncategorized, Water Therapy

Protocols For Various Rehabilitation Progressions The Jacksonville Jaguars and their associate athletic trainer, Rod Scott, have a HydroWorx 2000 Series and 1200 Series pool, both featuring a fully adjustable pool floor. This feature has become a very critical component of the rehabilitation protocols because it allows Scott and his staff to treat athletes of varying […]

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HydroWorx Preps Men’s Field Hockey Players

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine Resources, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

After three weeks of tough training in preparation for the most competitive August of their lives, the Canadian Men’s National Field Hockey Team needed a week of active recovery. To get the most out of their time before ratcheting up the intensity again, they headed to Burnaby, BC. There, Nick Held, the Director of Hydrotherapy […]

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NATA 2016: Three Ways to Win Big

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Sports Medicine Resources, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

ONE TOOL. FOUR EFFECTIVE USES. REHAB | RECOVERY | TRAINING | INJURY PREVENTION We are excited to be heading to Baltimore, MD this year for NATA 2016 and we have some exciting things planned in booth #6023. For the first time ever, we will be debuting the NEW HydroWorx 350 at NATA. The construction-free underwater treadmill system is […]

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Aquatics On-Demand Webinar Is Perfect for Clinical Practice Research Buffs

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill, Webinars

Many regular HydroWorx webinar attendees know that we’re always happy to supply as much information as possible with our hour-long online events.  Recently, presenter Dr. Kristina Stanich, Director of Physical Therapy at Michael Johnson Performance, in McKinney, Texas, delivered an abundance of relevant information during “The Impact of Aquatics on the Clinical Practice of Physical Therapy”.  During […]

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Increase Energy Levels With Aquatic Therapy

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Summer time and warmer weather typically mean more outdoor activities. For older adults with mobility and balance issues, this can cause a great deal of difficulty. Outdoor gardening, walking, golfing and other activities are often more appealing as the weather warms up, however they require more strength and stability than we give credit.  One way to build muscle strength […]

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Effectively Addressing Issues Related to Lack of Mobility for Seniors

| Posted in: HydroWorx, Water Therapy

One of the realities of working with a population of seniors is that the majority of them will face mobility issues.  For some, the lack of mobility is temporary, as in the case of a client who is returning from surgery. Yet others have permanent mobility concerns that can be mitigated, but are unlikely to […]

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Webinar Discussing Aquatic Training Programs for Healthy Athletes Available On Demand

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill healthy athletes webinar

Last month, we hosted a webinar titled, “Aquatic Training Programs for Healthy Athletes.” In this webinar, Murphy Grant, MS, LAT, PES, Assistant Athletic Director- Sports Medicine and Head Football Athletic Trainer at University of Kansas, located in Lawrence, KS presented about how he utilizes aquatics whenever he can to boost the abilities of his healthy athletes as […]

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Meet Chuck, A HydroWorx Hero

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Uncategorized

We know you don’t take the word “hero” lightly.  Neither do we.  To us, a hero is someone who overcomes great odds, perseveres in the face of challenges and gives hope to everyone who hears his story.  In other words, a person like Chuck. Chuck regularly exercises his lower and upper extremities in the HydroWorx […]

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Early Post-Op Aquatic Therapy Can Be Key to Avoiding Psychological Barriers to Recovery

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy

Every physical therapist will admit that there is a psychological component to patient success when it comes to returning to activity after surgery. Patients with a positive outlook and experience will exhibit more willingness to push themselves than those who have a pessimistic approach to physical and occupational therapy. One of the main barriers to […]

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Low-Impact Activity Can Help Reduce Sarcopenia and Risk of Fractures

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Sarcopenia is the technical term for what most of us refer to as muscle loss. Individuals over 40 may start to experience this phenomenon, and many will simply assume it’s a natural part of the aging process. Surprisingly, it’s not. As a recent article from the well-respected Andrews Institute explains, muscle loss is not something […]

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