Benefits of Hydrotherapy
While it's true that relaxation is a common benefit of spas, your Softub Spa was designed for true, even hydrotherapy. From jet positioning to the barrier-free seating, Softub Spas® provides unrestricted movement for your hydrotherapy routine. We didn't invent hydrotherapy - we just made it better. Shop online now!
Softub Spas Offer Relief From ...
ArthritisWith over 40 million people affected by arthritis, a warm soak in a Softub Spa relieves the pain of muscle and joint stiffness, improves blood circulation and releases endorphins which is a natural pain reliever. Buoyancy of water reduces 90% of body weight, making it easy to move around comfortably.
FibromyalgiaHydrotherapy appears to be particularly effective for those suffering from FMS by reducing muscle pain in the ligaments and tendons. In one study, fibromyalgia patients were given therapeutic whirlpool baths twice a week for six weeks. Upon conclusion of the study, the patients involved had better muscle and joint function, reduced pain symptoms and improved sleep quality.
Chronic PainWith more knowledge coming forward on the health concerns of opioids and long term pain medications, people are looking for a more homeopathic approach to managing chronic pain. A warm soak in a Softub Spa relieves the pain and muscle joint stiffness. The buoyancy of water reduces 90% of body weight, while improving blood circulation, allowing the brain to naturally release endorphins into the blood stream creating a natural pain reliever. Hydrotherapy assists greatly in the dilation of blood vessels, which increases circulation that helps people with muscle or joint pain by delivering oxygen and enzymes to the pain sites.
Diabetes'With the vast increase of Type 2 diabetes, also referred to as "adult onset diabetes," watching your weight and moderate exercise is an essential part of managing it. Exercising in your Softub allows unrestricted movement for water aerobics that greatly improves joint mobility as well as the positive effect of increasing blood circulation, naturally releasing endorphins into the blood stream that serves as a natural pain reliever. This can be especially helpful for diabetics who are unable to participate in traditional forms of exercise.