Aquatic Therapy also know as water therapy, water rehabilitation, or aquatic rehabilitation, has been around for thousands of years. Ancient Greeks, ancient Romans, Swiss monks, Japanese, and other used hot springs to treat illness, improve circulation and promote relaxation. Today it is an excellent option for people who cannot tolerate land-based exercise.
There are many conditions that could benefit from aquatic therapy.
- Arthroscopic surgery recovery
- Balance disorders
- Cerebral palsy
- Chronic pain
- Idiopathic joint pain
- Joint reconstruction surgery recovery
- Joint replacement surgery recovery
- Lower back pain
- Orthopedic injuries
- Parkinson’s disease
- Multiple sclerosis
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Spinal cord injury
- Sprains and strains
- Traumatic Brain Injury
Depending on your condition, water therapy is done under the supervision of a medical professional. If a medical professional is not determined necessary by your physician, you can easily do aquatic exercises in your own pool.
The BowSwim Resistance Swimming System is a great way to rehabilitate from injury or get relief from aliments. The support from the system makes it easy to use even if you are not comfortable in the water. The resistance gives you a better workout than just swimming or walking in the water. If you can’t do land-based exercise, BowSwim is a perfect solution for you.