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Positive Effects of Water Therapy on PTSD

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On this veterans day, we want to take some time to thank the men and women who have served our country and pay our respects to the ones who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. We know that so many veterans suffer from varying levels of PTSD and we want you to know that […]

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National Physical Therapy Month

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

The month of October is National Physical Therapy month which means that physical therapists across the country take time to recognize and raise awareness about the benefits of physical therapy. Many of these physical therapists utilize aquatic therapy to treat their patients and we appreciate all of the physical therapists who choose to use HydroWorx […]

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Facility Spotlight: Fyzical Cincinnati

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

We are excited to shine our facility spotlight on Fyzical Cincinnati, formerly known as Howell Rehab. Alan Howell, owner, has been a long time HydroWorx customer and has used several of our products ranging from the HydroWorx 2000  to the EVO . Alan said that he learned about the healing properties of water while working with […]

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Facility Spotlight: Fuller Physical Therapy

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

Fuller Physical Therapy currently provides outpatient therapy via six clinics to rural communities in Kentucky. Fuller PT offers many different modalities to help with pain management and mobility. Fuller PT didn’t start out this large, in fact, Chris started in a home office, treating primarily workers’ compensation patients who needed appointments after hours or on […]

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Aquatic Therapy Benefits for Active Aging Seniors

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Aquatic therapy is one form of treatment we see physical therapists embracing and adapting to their patient’s plan of care with great outcomes and satisfaction.  Aquatic therapy offers a unique opportunity to place therapy patients in a safe, comfortable environment that challenges patients while minimizing their pain, soreness, and swelling.  Although aquatic therapy has been […]

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Doug Boersma: Return to Play of an Injured Athlete

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Athletic Training, Sports Medicine, Webinars

Our Spring Sports Medicine CEU Program concluded with Doug Boersma of Purdue University sharing a great case study, sage advice, and a behind-the-scenes look into the successful case study. Doug is the Director of Performance and Sports Medicine as well as the Associate Athletic Director at Purdue. Doug has spent his career treating injured athletes […]

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Webinar Recap: Utilizing Aquatic Therapy for Bankart Rehabilitation

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Webinars

As part of the Spring Sports Medicine CEU program, Jeremy Braziel (Athletic Trainer at the Shoulder Center of Arkansas) presented on utilizing aquatic therapy for treating patients who are recovering from shoulder injuries. Jeremy shared information on the management of labral injuries, the benefits of the aquatic environment, specific aquatic exercises for shoulder injuries and […]

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Nick Held: Practical Considerations to Optimize Aquatic Treadmill Training

| Posted in: Webinars Fortius Sport and Health

Nick Held was one of many athletic trainers that participated as a presenter for our Spring Sports Medicine CEU program. Nick Held is the Research and Development Manager at HydraAthletics  (Ontario, Canada) and he has worked on research projects regarding aquatic treadmill training with several of the athletes that he treats. Nick started working with […]

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Erin Bussin: Return to Sport Protocol

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Erin Bussin, the hydrotherapy lead and sports performance coach at Fortius Sport & Health (Vancouver, BC) was a featured presenter during  our Spring Sports Medicine Webinar Series. She described how she treats athletes by using her ‘Return to Sport’ criteria. Erin specifically presented on treating athletes successfully using her ‘Return to Running’ and ’Return to […]

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Facility Spotlight: The University of Alabama Football

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The University of Alabama Football team and their fellow students start to slowly flood Colleges and Universities throughout the nation they are greeted with new policies and guidelines to help prevent the spread of illness. Students have found campuses looking a little different this year as the “new normal” around campus begins to develop. While […]

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