Have you ever sat down and thought about the medical benefits of standing? There actually is a large number of benefits to your health that you can get from just being still on your feet. However, when your body simply won’t stand up on its own, you end up missing out on these health benefits.
Therefore, today we wanted to talk about these medical benefits and how EasyStand can make sure that you don’t miss out on them.
Medical Benefits of Standing
The first thing we wanted to look at was the individual medical benefits of standing up. It is rather impressive how much standing can really help your body to say healthy.
In fact, the following is a list of just some of the benefits that you can gain from being able to get yourself into a vertical, standing position.
- Improved bone density.
- Hip integrity
- Aid for Cerebral Palsy
- Improved Circulation
- Reduced swelling in the body
- Improved bowel functions
- Fewer muscle contractures
- Management of atrophy
- Help for kidney and bladder functions
As you can see, there are a lot of great medical benefits from standing up. It can help with so many different aspects of your health, but can also be very challenging to do. That’s where the EasyStand range of products come into play.
So, let’s take a look at the different EasyStand products and how they can help you.
The EasyStand Strapstand is designed to help you move from your wheelchair into a standing position without difficulty. The straps really help to make this movement as painless and simple as possible, whilst the specifically designed arms of the standing frame help to reduce the strain and pressure on your knees.
Whilst this is one of the more “basic” EasyStand products, it does exactly what it says on the tin, meaning that the Strapstand can help you start to stand up and experience those medical benefits as soon as possible.
Designed as a modular standing frame, the EasyStand Evolv is one of the most configurable standing frames on the market. It has a huge 60 or more configurations that you can set the frame too, meaning that you can get it exactly as you need. It also features pivot points that you can adjust to suit your own joints.
This means that you can get the right support for your own needs, enabling you to stand up in the best way for your needs. This is because it allows you to stand up through three steps;
- Adjust the EasyStand Evolv to suit your needs.
- Transfer yourself into the standing frame.
- Pump up the standing frame, lifting you up into a standing position.
Moving on to the EasyStand Glider, we can see a huge difference in what the standing frame can do for you and your health. The standing frame makes use of a pair of handles which, when you make a movement with your arms, the Glider will do a responsive movement for your legs.
It even features hinged, break-away sections around the seat to allow for full leg extension. The EasyStand Glider also features a variety of adjustable section, meaning that you can set it up exactly as you need it. All of this combines to give you a brilliant way of getting the medical benefits of standing, but also the ability to move your leg muscles too!
Get The Benefits Of Standing Today
So, as you can see, there are a huge number of benefits to standing, and the EasyStand standing frames can help you move into the standing position. Therefore, we would highly recommend looking into the EasyStand standing frames, so that you can start to see the medical benefits of standing up.
However, if you want some advice and assistance with choosing or purchasing an EasyStand standing frame, you can always contact us or give us a call on 01733 342242.