Wounds & Exercise – The Healing Benefits of Activity

Maintaining an active lifestyle is critical to good health; this is especially true for patients recovering from wounds or extended hospital stays. Robust activity can improve mental health, reduce the risk of infection, and accelerate wound healing.1 Staying active can be challenging for patients with wounds, however, and it is critical that health care professionals […]

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 […]