Air physiotherapy Associates is looking for experienced professionals who have a passion for the art of air therapy and who can help with the process of transition to life after an air and skin disorder.
Air physiotherapy is a term for an art of treatment for air pollution related illnesses such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, bronchitis, and COPD related diseases.
In 2018, the US Air Resources Board (ARB) announced a rule change to permit air physiotherapy for the first time in the country.
Air and skin treatments have been used in the U.S. for decades, and since the late 1980s, air and/or skin care is a major source of healthcare spending for millions of Americans.
But the American air quality crisis is causing many to seek alternatives to air therapies, including acupuncture, massage, and physical therapy.
The American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) is one of the largest medical associations in the United States and offers air therapy, chiropractic, massage therapy, and acupuncturists in the North American and Caribbean region.
The group also provides education about air and breath therapies.ABFM President Dr. Peter E. Wollheim said the ABFM supports air physiotherapist’s efforts to help the community.
We believe air therapy is a proven, safe and effective treatment option for a wide range of conditions and there are currently no data-based guidelines that recommend alternative therapies as a means of reducing air pollution.
We are encouraging people to speak with an air physiographer or other health care provider about their concerns about air pollution and air quality.
We are also asking members of the public to contact air physiologists at the following locations:The ABFM website also has information on how to get a free copy of The Best Air Quality Products and Services: The Best Guide to Air Quality Prevention, Treatment, and Respiratory Care, published by the ABfm.