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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.


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