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Treatment for Foot Drop in Multiple Sclerosis by stuart Patient Expert Posted Tue 17 Nov 2009 10:20pm Bioness - Treatment for Foot Drop in Multiple Sclerosis Foot drop, for anyone who doesn't know, is a symptom of multiple sclerosis, in which it is difficult to lift the front part of your foot. Sound like a minor problem? Try walking or driving with foot drop. In fact, foot drop can lead to a huge decrease in quality of life and an increase ... Read on »
Bioness - Treatment for Foot Drop in Multiple Sclerosis by Cathy .. Patient Expert Posted Tue 10 Feb 2009 12:13pm Saw this article and couldn't resist sharing it with you. I purchased this product a short time ago and have noticed some real changes in my walking. Foot drop, for anyone who doesn't know, is a symptom of multiple sclerosis, in which it is difficult to lift the front part of your foot. Sound like a minor problem? Try walking or driving wit ... Read on »
Foot Drop and Functional Electrical Stimulation by stuart Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 Jan 2011 12:00am By: Maureen Shanahan, R.N. Like many people with MS, I have a condition known as foot drop. This condition occurs when the peroneal muscle in the front of the calf is weakened or is only weakly stimulated by the central nervous system  preventing the proper lifting of the forefoot and toes during walking. Tightness in the muscles at th ... Read on »
MS related - There IS help for Foot Drop by stuart Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 May 2010 12:00am NESS L300 Foot Drop System The NESS L300 is an advanced foot drop system designed to use mild stimulation to lift your foot to help you walk more safely and easily. If the NESS L300 is right for you, it may be easier to walk on flat ground, up and down stairs, as well as on uneven surfaces. This light-weight device is designed to fit ju ... Read on »
Free Screening for Foot Drop in Naples, Fl. by stuart Patient Expert Posted Fri 22 Oct 2010 12:00am FREE COMMUNITY SCREENING If you’re having trouble walking, come experience advanced technology for foot drop for people living with  Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Brain Injury or Spinal Cord Injury. Screening Date: Wednesday, November 17th    9:00a.m. – 6:00p.m. Hosted by Bioness Inc. ... Read on »
Foot Drop by stuart Patient Expert Posted Wed 14 Jan 2009 8:25pm A condition of weakness in the muscles of the foot and ankle, caused by poor nerve conduction, which interferes with a person’s ability to flex the ankle and walk with a normal heel-toe pattern. The toes touch the ground before the heel, causing the person to trip or lose balance. . Read on »
Bioness for Foot drop, Cooling Products for the Summer months and more by stuart Patient Expert Posted Mon 21 Dec 2009 12:00am Scroll thru the MS Views and News website to review alternative therapies available for your MS Use our various links to see articles from an occupational therapist, an MS Nurse, our resource links for information to help you to better understand your MS See all that the MSV&N website has to offer. Visit with: MS V ... Read on »
Treatment for Foot Drop in Multiple Sclerosis by stuart Patient Expert Posted Wed 13 Jan 2010 12:00am Foot drop, for anyone who doesn't know, is a symptom of multiple sclerosis, in which it is difficult to lift the front part of your foot. Sound like a minor problem? Try walking or driving with foot drop. In fact, foot drop can lead to a huge decrease in quality of life and an increase in disability. In multiple sclerosis, foot drop occurs bec ... Read on »
Altra Zero Drop Superior Trail Running Shoes by KovasP Posted Thu 17 Jan 2013 6:59am Life's short...Run Natural! ALTRA is a group of passionate individuals committed to reducing injuries & better running technique through biomechanically proper footwear. Over 30 years in running specialty we felt the need in the market for something different. Bringing Zero Drop, Foot Shape, Gender Specific Running Shoes. Zero D ... Read on »
Strengthening a body part that will increase balance – The Martial Arts Foot by Changing Lives M. Facebook Posted Fri 03 Jun 2011 2:50pm Source:www.atakick.com We walk on it, we run on it, it is used to stand up or sit down, it’s a body part that used to go up and down the stairs, drive a car, ride a bike and even kick. Yes, it’s the foot! “For a body part that we utilize so often it is a neglected part of the body for most people”, states; Tracy Lee Thomas, a Martial Arts M ... Read on »