Benefits of Hydrotherapy for Children
Marco Polo, tag, races, and pick-up-these hallmarks of childhood water play can be, with a few tweaks, incorporated into your everyday routine. Children of all ages can reap the benefits of consistent hydrotherapy thanks to the convenience of swim spas. Easily accessible, customizable, and fun, swim spas offer children an alternative to the drudgery of mundane exercise.
If your child loves bath time – the running water, the bubbles, the sensations – then he or she will love using a swim spa. Just as convenient as a bathtub, the swim spa kicks up the fun a few notches by offering a spa-like atmosphere and accessibility. No more waiting in line at the YMCA for the pool; your own swim spa is ready to be used any time, night or day.
Also, we all know a child engaging in routine exercise is an essential key to their health. A swim spa combines the therapeutic effects of exercise with the fun of a pool. Hydrotherapy is the gentlest form of exercise on their young joints. Aquatic exercises can increase your child’s strength, agility, and coordination through something as simple as kicking off the side or dog paddling in the river-like current. More fun can be incorporated by playing games, such as retrieving items from the bottom in a race or chasing each other around the spa.
The water level of the swim spa is adjustable to ensure maximum safety and comfort. Your child will enjoy a relaxing sensory experience as they lounge and paddle around. The water can be warm, cool, or cold, depending on your and your child’s preference; warm water provides a relaxing and therapeutic experience while cooler water is invigorating.
Purchasing a swim spa and using it regularly is a wise investment in the health of you and your family. Children can easily be integrated into consistent use of the spa with a few simple adjustments. Call us today to see how End 2 End Swim Spa Covers can enhance and prolong the life of your swim spa!