Aquatic Therapy consists of an exercise program that is performed in the water. Aquatic Therapy is useful for a variety of medical conditions and can assist in patient healing and exercise performance. One benefit of aquatic therapy is that buoyancy of the water causes the body weight of the patient to decrease. This aspect of aquatic therapy is very beneficial for patients who have arthritis, and healing bone fractures. Aquatic Therapy also benefits those who are overweight making exercise easier and less painful.