Osteoporosis

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Afikim Afiscooter S 4-Wheel Scooter

The Afikim Afiscooter S 4-Wheel Scooter is designed for individuals with limited mobility due to cardiovascular, orthopedic or neurological conditions. It can be used both indoors and outdoors. It has a stable four-wheel design and high ground clearance combination to create a smooth ride wherever you go. The full front and rear suspension, shock absorbers, and energy absorbing bumpers all combine to make a smooth riding experience. It has a top speed of 9.30 miles per hour.

Back And Joint Pain Reliever

The Back and Joint Pain Reliever is a machine that replicates the pain-relieving effects of inversion therapy while lying flat on one's back. Padded ankle and arm supports hold the body in place on the cushioned bench, while an easy-to-reach lever allows users to extend feet downward by applying only the amount of force that they find most comfortable. The result is a reviving stretch that relieves pressure on the spine as well as decompresses the joints in the shoulders, hips, knees and ankles.

Baseline Posture Elevator

Baseline Posture Elevator is designed for use by therapists, chiropractors or physicians to help analyze the posture of a person.  The measurements can be used for assessment as well as to document postural changes.  A pointer angle is used in conjunction with the grid to calculate alignment.

Baseline Posture Grid

The Baseline Posture Grid is designed to help analyze the posture of a person so that it can be assessed and improved if necessary. A suspension cord and plumb bob is used in conjunction with the grid to calculate alignment. 

Bonejuvenate: The Women's Guide To Preventing And Treating Osteoporosis

BoneJuvenate: The Women's Guide to Preventing and Treating Osteoporosis, is a video exercise program designed for use by women with osteoporosis. On this 34-minute DVD, certified exercise trainer Estelle Underwood presents an exercise program to help prevent osteoporosis and treat low bone mass (osteopenia). The program strengthens bones and muscles, including the core muscles of the body; enhances balance and flexibility; and helps correct common postural problems. The precise and clear instruc

Dod Fitness Kit

DOD Fitness Kit is designed for use by individuals with various conditions that impact joint integrity such as arthritis, tendonitis, or carpal tunnel, osteoporosis, patellar tendonitis, runner’s knee and jumper’s knee. The DOD fitness kit can be used during basic fitness activities such as yoga, Pilates, physical therapy, relaxation, or massage. This kit is designed to support, stabilize and cushion the knees, reduce stress and press on wrists, and prevent and reduce neck pain while lying on th

Geriatric Exercise Resource Library

The Geriatric Exercise Resource Library is an exercise plan program designed for use by occupational or physical therapists. The library contains 457 professionally illustrated exercises and 31 tip sheets, which the therapist can use to create individualized exercise plans for seniors. Exercise categories include Orthopedic (neck, hand, wrist, elbow, back, knee, shoulder, hip, ankle, foot, thoracic); Mobility (sitting, balance, gait, sitting to standing); Health Promotion (circulation, flexibili

Handicap Placeard Hanger

The Handicap Placard Hanger is designed to fasten safely and securely to the rear-view mirror. It is designed to eliminate stretching and twisting of the back and neck muscles to hang the handicap tag. The "J hook" easily slides around the rear view mirror attachment arm. The Placard Hanger is designed to stay cool even in scorching hot interiors in the middle of the summer. It can be installed on any vehicle.

Hydrovescent Therapy Bath

The Hydrovescent Therapy Bath, by Premier Care in Bathing®, is designed to relieve aches and pains associated with arthritis, high blood pressure or hypertension, migraines, muscle cramps, Rheumatism, sprains, tension, stress, Diabetes, Lumbago, Multiple Sclerosis, poor blood circulation, and Sciatica stiffness. Hydrovescent Therapy is available on every Walk-In Bath by Premier Care in Bathing®.

HyperIce Knee

HyperIce Knee is designed to provide cold therapy for athletes or those who experience  knee pain, inflammation from strains/sprains, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL), Medial Collateral Ligament  (MCL)/Meniscus strains or tears, patella tendonitis (jumper's knee), Iliotibial Band Syndrome (runner's knee).   Each HyperIce device is composed of two parts that work together as a system to maximize cold and compression and deliver optimal cold therapy.  It comes with two components: Hyperice Compres

Knead Helper

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a bowl that transforms to assist individuals with hand ailments and arthritis to knead dough without a bulky electric mixer. The bowl is two pieces: a silicone insert and the break-away base that unfolds. After mixing all the dough ingredients, tip the dough out of the silicone insert and place on the base of the unfolded bowl. Next, use the sides of the bowl to knead the dough, preventing finger and wrist pain. TITLE: Knead Helper – Hel

Light Relief Therapy

Light Relief Therapy is a pain relief device designed to administer infrared light therapy for sore muscles and joints. Light Relief uses infrared LEDs to create a powerful stream of warm therapeutic light that penetrates deep into your body.  Unlike regular heat from heating pads, infrared light therapy has the ability to reach deep within human tissue, essentially warming muscles and joints from the inside. The penetrating infrared light increases circulation while relieving minor muscle pain,

Ossur Oasys Ots Knee Brace For Osteoarthritis

Ossur OAsys OTS Knee Brace for Osteoarthritis is a dual upright knee brace designed for both medial and lateral unloading of the knee joint to relieve the pain associated with osteoarthritis, valgus and varus angulation, rehabilitative weight unloading, and low to moderate impact support. The flexible, lightweight and heat moldable brace construction increases functional support for individuals with ligament instabilities, and can be easily customized to give the perfect fit. Ideal for low and m

Ossur Unloader One Lateral Ots Osteoarthritis Knee Brace

The Ossur Unloader One Lateral OTS Osteoarthritis Knee Brace alleviates lateral knee pain caused by osteoarthritis (OA), Articular Cartilage Defect Repair, Meniscal Cartilage Repair, Avascular Necrosis, or Tibia Plateau Fracture. The brace unloads pressure on the knee through 3 leverage points, at the thigh, calf, and knee. The Dynamic Force Straps allows users to adjust the corrective force applied to the knee joint. Buckles mean that users can reliably achieve the desired fit every time they a

Osteoporosis Management And Posture Correction Exercise Kit

The Osteoporosis Management and Postural Correction Exercise Kit is an exercise planning program designed for use by physical therapists who work with individuals with osteoporosis. The therapist can use this exercise database with PC-Kits software (not included; see entry) to design individualized exercise plans. The database contains 154 professionally-illustrated exercises, including re-alignment, postural correction, breathing, standing balance, walking, supine, prone, standing, resistance b

Posture Corrective Brace

The Posture Corrective Brace is a back brace designed for use by individuals who have a disability, like osteoporosis and postural disturbances or a condition that causes hunching or slouching, and designed to return those individuals’ back to a healthier stature. Reduces lower back pain, slouching, and hunching. Holds shoulder and back in a healthier position. Easily adjustable hook-and-loop closure increases and decreases the amount of support and pressure. Soft, non-elastic straps provide a s

Q Ramp

QRamp™ is a modular ramp designed to remove architectural barriers for individuals who use a wheelchair/scooter or have trouble climbing up and down stairs due to limited mobility. The QRamp provides a durable, ADA compliant, 360° non-slip surface that has a large bariatric load capacity. To assist you in the dark, QRamp™ has incorporated glow in the dark guides that are lined on the interior side beams. These photo-luminescent strips last up to 6 hours and help you safely enter or exit your ho

Skeletal Fitness By Mirabai Holland: A Workout For Your Bones

Skeletal Fitness by Mirabai Holland: A Workout for Your Bones, is a video exercise program designed for use by individuals with osteoporosis. This one hour video in DVD or VHS format video presents a comprehensive bone loading program with weight bearing and weight resistance exercises to help bones become denser. The program is for the whole body, with special emphasis on the areas at risk for osteoporotic fracture: the spine, thighbone at the hip, and forearm at the wrist. Presented by Mirabai

Straighten Up Posture Aid

The Straighten Up Posture Aid is a back and shoulder brace designed for office workers, travelers, video gamers, students, breast-feeding mothers and golfers,or for individuals with slouching, hunching, and more debilitating conditions, like Osteoporosis. Product retrains, realigns and relaxes the wearer to avoid slouching, hunching and stress.

Travel Cushion

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted seat cushion for a senior with advanced osteoporosis. Using previous cushions as a model, a new set of cushions that are 420 by 475 millimeters and joined by a 75 millimeter spine, with a 50 millimeter-thick Dunlop Enduro foam filling were created. The long-wearing fabric covers are zippered so they can be taken off for washing. Two pieces of 39 millimeter wide webbing form the handles. The travel cushions have made it poss

Tv Controller 2

CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --- PURPOSE: To provide a custom adaptation of a TV remote for individuals with arthritis and/or fine motor disabilities. Lexan material was heated and shaped to fit various television remote controllers. Small tabs are bent at right angles over the buttons to be operated. In many settings, such as a hospital, volume can be preset so that only three tabs are required for off/on, channel up, and channel down. The unit can be placed on a non-slip rubber base or fastened to a

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