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New Superman Glasses for Parkinson's Disease Improve Walking and Quality of Life
Date:9/12/2009

sses on, I walked and turned corners and went through door thresholds as if I had never had Parkinson's.  Now, after my trip, I start and stop some and my walk is not as liquid.  I still think they are a miracle, and I am so glad I have them.  Of course I have put a lot of miles on this old body of mine in the last six weeks."

The GaitAid device is a non-invasive, risk-free aid which brings about a lasting improvement in walking. The portable GaitAid unit clips onto the patient's pants. A computer processor inside the device measures walking movement. The processor feedbacks the walking movement by providing visual and auditory cues through special glasses and earphones. To train with the GaitAid, one takes a walk for 5-30 minutes while wearing the device. The feedback mechanism provides rewarding stimuli to good movement making the training enjoyable. Patients often report high motivation during their training.

Often the improvement is immediate and builds up during the first two to four weeks of daily practice.

To contact Mr. Neil for interview or for more information about the GaitAid, including clinical trials, testimonials, videos and ordering information for a 30 day at home trial period, visit:

www.MediGait.com
Contact Audrey Holmes-Baram
888-777-9906
support(at)medigait.com

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