Woody H. Interview

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Woody was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy 8 years ago, when he was 72 years old. In addition to causing progressively worsening pain in his feet, the condition caused his balance and mobility to decline. He was skeptical about BalanceWear when he first heard about it, making him all the more amazed when he tried … [Read more...]

Scott’s BalanceWear Success Story

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After living with Parkinson’s disease for three years, Scott found BalanceWear and saw it improve his stability. We interviewed Scott’s wife, Mary, about Scott’s experience with BalanceWear. When did Scott first start experiencing PD symptoms? What were they like? Beginning in 2010, Scott started showing … [Read more...]

Marty’s BalanceWear success story

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Marty lived with multiple sclerosis for almost two decades before finding BalanceWear. He told us that nowadays BalanceWear makes him feel like he hardly has MS at all. When did your doctor diagnose you with MS? I was diagnosed in 1998. Before then, I avoided all the testing, even though I knew something was wrong. … [Read more...]

I Can Now Walk Without a Cane or Walker and Stand for Longer Periods of Time

A letter from a BalanceWear® user provides this description of better balance and a resumption of many normal everyday activities: I don't know if you remember me, this is Cindy from Virginia. I wanted to touch base with you since receiving my BalanceWear® vest on December 15, 2015. I was diagnosed with … [Read more...]

Terry, A Patient Success Story: From Wheelchair to Freedom – [Video]

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Terry Hayes from Fort Meyers, Florida has quite a story. Terry contacted Motion Therapeutics in July of 2013. Terry had a diagnosis of cerebellar degeneration. She was discharged from physical therapy because she was not making progress. Her doctor told her she would remain in the wheelchair for life. Terry did not … [Read more...]

Reducing Tremors, and Improving Gait, and Balance

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I pastored three churches before my 1994 disabling head and neck injury which compromised my memory, left-side strength and dexterity, balance, speech, word finding, eye tracking, double vision, proprioception/knowing/feeling where the floor is beneath my feet, and how things move around me when I move my head … [Read more...]

Bringing More Balance Into An Active Lifestyle

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I'm an active 69-year-old woman who was diagnosed in 2008 with a "significant (25%) relative loss of peripheral vestibular sensitivity in the right inner ear labyrinth ... " The imbalance I felt didn't get in the way of my enjoying a wide range of activities - hiking, biking, walking, yoga, Zumba and rowing, but I … [Read more...]

Susan Experiences Less Falling, Now Walking Longer Distances

I have had primary progressive MS diagnosed for 3 years. Before BalanceWear I could only walk 2 sides of a city block with my walking sticks. With BalanceWear my balance is much better, so I can walk longer distances, walk more quickly, and do not get tired as fast. With my walking sticks and BalanceWear I can go up … [Read more...]