Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) November 17, 2005
Flexiciser International,located in Carlsbad, CA, awarded a VA Contract. for inclusion in the VA Multiple Award Schedule FSC Group 65 Part II, Section A Medical Equipment and Supplies. The SIN (Special Item Number) for all Models is A-70 and the Contract number is V797p-4852a, the contract period is 11/15/2005 to 11/14/2010. Flexiciser is located in Carlsbad, CA, and is the manufacturer of the Flexiciser machines. All the produces are American made, says President, Bryan Mallindine,and are also FDA and UL approved.
The majority of individuals using the equipment suffer from Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's, SCI, Muscular Dystrophy, Cerebral Palsy, head injuries, auto accidents, other types of muscular degeneration and now it will be available for use by all of our Military who have suffered injuries that do not allow them to use normal exercise or therapy equipment as well as for all government entities.
These various Flexiciser models were designed to help individuals that have been injured in an accident, suffer from a disease or birth defect that restricts body movement where alternative methods of movement must be attained . The FLEXICISER machines can eliminate many of these problems including bad circulation, spasticity, edema, muscle astrophy, swelling in lower limbs, stiff joints and potential infections from cuts. Designed for the paraplegic and quadriplegic as well as individuals who are unable to maintain movement through natural means. The Flexiciser provides passive resistive exercise. The Flexiciser is a motorized machine that works off 120 volt current.
The Flexiciser is simple to use - no transferring out of the wheelchair is necessary - just wheel up to the unit, feet are them strapped to the pedals and turn it on. The control panel has a 0-60 minute timer, and an on/off rocker switch at your finger times. It can be used passive or manually up to 60 lbs of resistance on the arms for more strength. They also have a chair model that also massages the body,(not wheelchair) that is used by individuals not yet having the need of a wheelchair, but still facing mobility challenges.
Thousands of people all over the world are enjoying movement with the Flexiciser. The Flexiciser has been endorsed by practitioners working with the physically challenged and have witnessed "very positive reactions" in their patients and praise it is an important treatment for assisting those with restricted mobility. The Flexiciser is light, portable, user friendly and requires little or no assistance in its use. Its model 600 Professional Model is exceptional for institution use.