Keeping Them Moving: How Activity Benefits the Healing Patient

When treating patients who are working to heal from a wound, activity can be incredibly beneficial.

Activity can help to promote rapid wound healing and improve the mental health of those in long-term care facilities or those enduring an extended hospital stay. It is important for healthcare professionals to encourage patients to be active at whatever level they are able: be it going for a jog or simply taking a walk around the room. This article will explore the many health benefits of exercise related to wound healing, as well as explore tips for encouraging patients to be active.

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