World Stroke Day – lets get moving!

world stroke day

Today is World Stroke Day! Our AlterG’s have been proven to assist patients with their recovery. Sue’s story below is one of our older stories, however it is still one of our favourites! Sue sadly suffered a stroke at the age of 48. Watch her amazing road to recovery HERE Find your nearest AlterG at: […]

New Study into MS & Muscle Endurance with Anti-Gravity Treadmills

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“Antigravity treadmills, which were created to help astronauts exercise in space, may be a solution making exercise more comfortable for people with MS. That’s according to a new study by the University of Georgia and the Shepherd Center in Atlanta, which found that antigravity treadmill training could improve muscle endurance in people with MS, even […]

International Day of Older Persons

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Today is International Day of Older Persons! Did you know the 2019 Public Health Guidelines for those 65+ recommend that individuals strength train at least 2 days a week? Research shows we lose approximately 7-10% of our muscle mass per decade from the age of 30, making simple tasks like getting out of a chair […]

Fantastic Linkedin post from Mark, who has MS

mark using AlterG

Fantastic post on Linkedin from Mark, who has MS. This is why we are proud to be the UK distributors for AlterG! So fantastic to see Mark using our machine to strengthen his legs! We are looking forward to further updates! “What were you grateful for this week? Well I had a phenomenal one. Wish […]

Balance Awareness Week – Active Ageing

Exercise using Hur for balance

This week is Balance Awareness Week! Many of our products are perfect for those of all ages who have balance related issues. Whether you have decreased balance as a result of muscle weakness or a neurological condition such as a stroke, we have various solutions. This week we will be highlighting some of these! To […]

Lifelong Strength during COVID-19 – FREE HUR Webinar

hur covid seminar

“Lifelong Strength during COVID-19 “, join us on our free webinar organised by the HUR Academy. Lower-limb muscle deconditioning and an impaired performance of activities of daily living occurs after COVID-19. Therefore, patients are in urgent need of rehabilitation directly following hospital admission. We in HUR express our strong solidarity and commitment to support activities […]

COVID-19 & HUR Rehabilitation

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Many think of COVID-19 as a short term illness, however the long term impact of COVID-19 positive patients is now becoming more and more apparent. We as a country need to do something to help those who are suffering long term with various issues such as breathing difficulties, muscle weakness and the psychological impact. Click […]

Expanding the horizon of neuro patients

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We are proud to feature in this month’s Neuro Rehab Times Magazine! The AlterG is increasingly being used for the benefit of patients with neuro conditions throughout clinics across the UK. Patients with a wide range of neurological conditions are gaining confidence within a fall-safe environment which allows for high intensity repetitions along with increasing motor […]

Worcester Warriors: C4 Spinal Injury Recovery

Michael Fatialofas in AlterG

Fantastic Spinal Injury recovery news!! It appears some great teamwork between Worcester Warriors and the Royal bucks Hospital helping Michael Fatialofas recover from a C4 Spinal Injury! Read the full story HERE Did you know AlterG can help with many neuro & partial spinal injuries and conditions? Contact us to find out more. #spinalinjury #c4injury […]

Stevenage: AlterG & Exercise Referral Schemes

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“Stevenage Leisure Limited has been running a successful exercise referral scheme since 1998. Over the years, thousands of people have benefited from the expertise of qualified instructors helping them to return to, or to start physical exercise for the first time. Customers are referred from medical professionals to us with a variety of health problems […]