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Treatment result amazes physiotherapists

Christine Muchenberger has recently had a knee operation, during which she was given a prosthesis. Since her operation, she has been visiting physiotherapist Romeo Botta. During therapy, she started having problems with her foot on the side that hadn’t been operated on, so the physiotherapist recommended trying the air-cushion kyBoot shoe. I already had the […]

Mount Sinai Future You – Episode 6

Mount Sinai Future You – Episode 6

♪ [THEME MUSIC] ♪>>WELCOME TO MOUNT SINAI FUTURE YOU. A SHOW HIGLIGHTING INNOVATIONS AND RESEARCH AT MOUNT SINAI THAT ARE CHANGING PATIENTS’ LIVES. SPINAL CORD INJURIES CAN CAUSE PARALYSIS, ROBBING PEOPLE OF THEIR ABILITY TO WALK, RUN OR DANCE. ONE MAN HAS REFUSED TO GIVE UP. WITH THE HELP OF A NEW TECHNOLOGY, HE WAS […]

Diane on receiving support from a physiotherapist

Diane on receiving support from a physiotherapist

I didn’t expect Macmillan and physiotherapy to be connected. All the time I had my chemotherapy I cocooned myself in the house. I had gone so deep into myself that you kind of think I’m never going to get out of this. Whilst I was having chemotherapy I developed phlebitis in my right arm. I […]

Above Knee Amputee Lisa Reflects on Her Prosthetic Experience_01

Above Knee Amputee Lisa Reflects on Her Prosthetic Experience_01

The whole process was different for me. There were people constantly coming and asking me if they could get me a drink, or, you know, the- there was– it was just so much different. The fitting was different, it was a lot quicker. You know, it was less intense but a li– more intense in- […]

Waiting for a Kidney | Max’s Journey

Waiting for a Kidney | Max’s Journey

Max was on dialysis for approximately one year. It essentially was just keeping him alive until we could move forward with a kidney transplant. Max isn’t just another patient Max is marvelous maxwell here. He was my two-year-old baby and I didn’t have any control on how to fix him. We had to rely on […]