Navigation Links
DMG Productions to Feature The Standing Company in an Upcoming Episode of Health Heroes
Date:6/13/2013

Saginaw, MI (PRWEB) June 13, 2013

The Standing Company announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Health Heroes, airing later this year via Discovery Channel.

In this episode of Health Heroes, viewers will learn about The Standing Company's SuperStand wheelchair. This very unique piece of equipment allows for a person who would otherwise be seated in a traditional wheelchair to stand up and stretch out with ease and safety, at any place, any time. The SuperStand is engineered to be easy, fun, and healthy to use. Audiences will be amazed by the SuperStand's medical advantages. The chair allows for stretching of hamstrings and heel cords, it helps control spasticity, promotes better urinary drainage, reduces skin breakdown, and exercises the cardiovascular system.

“The Superstand Standing Wheelchair is ideal for people with paraplegia, quadriplegia, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystropy, Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida and for survivors of a traumatic brain injury,” said David J. Maczik, President/Founder of The Standing Company. Maczik adds, “A program of repeated passive standing in the Superstand offers the user both physiological and psychological benefits --- including self-confidence and self-esteem. It also affords working people --- and people looking to work (i.e. career planning for college/vocational students) --- additional opportunities for employment. We are honored to be partners with the Health Heroes series --- as their goals, aspirations, and mission closely mirror the values shared by all of us at The Standing Company.”

“The Standing Company is helping give people their independence back," said Michele Nehls, producer for the Health Heroes series. “The Standing Company is all about making it easy as possible to achieve greater health and well-being, and we are so pleased to be able to educate our audience on this remarkable product."

About The Standing Company:

The Standing Company (manufacturer of The Superstand Standing Wheelchair) is the only American manufacturer of a manual standing wheelchair, and the only manufacturer in the world of a half-power standing wheelchair (manual stand – power mobility). The Standing Company is owned by a U.S. Veteran and over 30% of its employees are actual wheelchair users. The Superstand Standing Wheelchair is frequently insurance supported, and user evaluations are free.    

For more information, visit: http://www.thestandingcompany.com or call 800-STANDING.

About Health Heroes:

Health Heroes is a powerful TV series dedicated to defining and exploring today’s latest medical advances in all areas of health and wellness. Written with both the industry professional and television audience in mind, Health Heroes educates, entertains and enlightens the lives of our viewers.

For more information, visit: http://www.dmgproductions.org or call (866) 496-4065.

About DMG Productions:

The DMG production team consists of producers, cameramen and editors that have worked for CNN, TLC, Discovery, and other major news and cable networks. Our staff includes personnel specialized in various fields from agriculture to medicine, independent films to regional news. Our field producers utilize the core concepts from our producers who storyboard our programs, and work closely with experts in the field to develop the educational programs. This powerful force enables us to consistently produce commercial-free, educational programming that both viewers and networks depend on.

Media Contact:
Michele Nehls, Senior Producer / Health Heroes
(866) 496-4065 x 822 / michele(at)dmgproductions(dot)com

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10826402.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. DMG Productions Announces Upcoming Episode of American Farmer to Feature IMMVAC, INC, Airing on RFD-TV
2. DMG Productions Announces My Baby Compass to be Featured in an Upcoming Episode of Health Heroes
3. DMG Productions Announces New Episode of Business Update, Focusing on Technology and Medicine
4. DMG Productions Announces Read It Once Again to be Featured on Upcoming Episode of Health Heroes
5. DMG Productions Announces New Episode of Health Heroes, Airing April 15, 2013
6. Maryland Children's Theater Holds Auditions for Summer Youth Productions of SHREK! and Les Misérables
7. DMG Productions to Feature Photocure in Upcoming Episode of Health Heroes
8. DMG Productions to Feature Knee Creations Subchondroplasty® Procedure in its Health Heroes Series Airing via Discovery Channel
9. Jedlie Productions Is Proud To Announce That Schools To Celebrate Catholic Schools Week With A ROAR
10. Dreamcloud Productions Says New Sound-Reducing Sleep Mask May Be World’s Best Sleep Aid
11. ASAP Systems Announces the Release of Its Reporting Feature for Its Asset Management and Inventory Systems Passport Mobile App
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... MA (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... The ... overpaying for IT services, what questions to ask your IT consultant before signing a ... access to your computer network. , “With companies relying heavily on e-mail and technology, ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... President Obama’s ... Advantage organizations to deliver medical services via telehealth, estimated to generate more than ... for such language for many years. Although there is more to be ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Early this week, Team ... raise awareness of Nestlé KITKAT as the first global confectionery brand sourced from 100% ... farmers and the quality of their product, through activities that focus on better farming, ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Western ... dental health services to the developmentally disabled in the Coachella Valley. , The ... a new facility at 71-949 Highway 111, Suite 100-B, in Rancho Mirage, California. ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... , ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) within Healthcare, recently partnered with Heart City Health ... (VRI). , For nearly 23 years, Heart City Health Center has provided the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... , Feb. 10, 2016  The ... Nursing received an in-kind gift from ... a VeinViewer® Vision vein finder for the ... help students as they learn how to ... technology with traditional technique. ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... SAN DIEGO , Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... of Pro Medicus Ltd. (ASX: PME), has announced that ... University of Florida (UF) have selected the Visage ... diagnostic viewer of the Emergent/Critical Care Imaging SIMulation ... Wisdom in Diagnostic Imaging Program (WIDI), a multi-faceted ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... 2016 Mast Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE ... for sickle cell disease and heart failure, today announced ... units at a price to the public of $0.275 ... the Company,s common stock and one warrant to purchase ... exercise price of $0.42 per share. The warrants are ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: