Groin Injury Case Study

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Athletic Training, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine Resources, Training Tips

Groin injuries range in type and severity, often in the form of a strain or pull. In this case study, the athlete initially noticed groin pain during cutting drills while attending The Ohio State University football camp. The pain continued and eventually became so severe that he had limited ability to practice or play. After multiple doctor visits […]

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Senior Facility Breaks Through Barriers to Achieve Success

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy

The following blog post has been summarized from the recent article, “The allure of outpatient aquatics,” by David Panteleakos, Administrator at Westview Health Care Center in Dayville, CT. This article was published online at With the ever-changing healthcare landscape, it is becoming more and more important for senior communities to look at ways to expand their offerings to uncover new […]

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Benefits of Hot and Cold Contrast Recovery for Athletes

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Stories

We’re all ready for another season of professional football, and the athletes are geared up for the coming months of serious training, intense play, and dealing with common sports injuries like bruises, sprains and strains.  The majority of our HydroWorx football customers, including the Arizona Cardinals, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Kansas City Chiefs, […]

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Guillain Barré Syndrome Case Study

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

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Guillain Barré syndrome is a rare disorder that can cause muscle weakness and sometimes paralysis. PubMed Health describes Guillain-Barré syndrome as a serious disorder that occurs when the body’s defense (immune) system mistakenly attacks part of the nervous system. The extent of the disorder ranges and can be extremely […]

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HydroWorx’s ‘Best’ Aquatic Therapy and Exercise Accessories

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips

Part of our mission at HydroWorx is to promote the benefits of aquatic therapy and performance through various free resources. Our goal is to use water to physically heal and condition the world and we love that many of our customers have adopted similar philosophies.  Once you become a HydroWorx customer, we want to assist you with […]

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College Runners: Discover the Benefits of the Underwater Treadmill

| Posted in: HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Research, Sports Stories, Water Therapy

With college back in session for the 2015/2016 season, collegiate cross country runners are gearing up for their autumn races.  This means they are focused on three things: practice, practice and more practice!  The problem, of course, is that all the pounding on the joints can lead to difficulties and injuries.  Some of the most […]

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Terrapin Physical Therapy Takes Plunge, Becomes First HydroWorx 300 Customer

| Posted in: News Stories

When the above ground, construction-free HydroWorx 300 underwater treadmill system was initially unveiled in June at the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) conference, there was no shortage of interest. Attendees at the annual event were fascinated by this stand-alone piece of equipment offering underwater treadmill speeds of 0.1 to 10 mph, resistance jet and a water-resistant touch […]

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‘HydroWorx Bubble Bursters’ Tackles Aquatic Therapy and Wounds

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

“Aquatic therapy can’t begin until a wound is completely healed…right?” This statement is uttered on a regular basis, usually by well-meaning professionals who are unaware that it’s based on antiquated understandings and misconceptions about water therapy.  To help us burst this pervasive myth, HydroWorx turned to Randy Cohen, ATC, DPT, who is the University of […]

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Benefits of Warm Water Therapy for the Aging Population

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill Group water therapy with trainer

America’s population is continuing to age in record number, which creates more of a need for therapy and wellness programs suited for this aging population. Many of these individuals are unable to perform land-based exercise or therapy due to pain, obesity or other restrictions. Benefits of Warm Water Therapy Warm water therapy allows aging adults to […]

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The HydroWorx Difference

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Water Therapy

“What makes HydroWorx different? Originally invented by a clinician like our users, our therapy pools have been helping others achieve their personal goals since 1998. We believe in the importance of our underwater treadmill technology so much that it comes standard in all of our therapy products. “Pullman Regional Hospital chose to replace our pool […]

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