According to a joint press release from the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) and the University of Magdeburg, recent study results suggest that exercise in older adults can stimulate brain fitness, yet the benefits may decrease with advancing age.
The Mobile Therapy Station, available through RehabMart.com, offers an alternative way to store exercise equipment such as dumbbells, weight bars, hugger weights, and more.
The Shoulder Immobilizer with Body Strap, available from AliMed, Dedham, Mass, features a thumb hook to help keep the hand in a neutral position.
The 300 Series e4 Resistance System from the Endorphin Corporation, Pinellas Park, Fla, is a complete upper body-muscle conditioning platform.
The MuscleGlide PRO Model, manufactured by the Iowa-based company MuscleGlide, is engineered to encourage muscle health and flexibility.
The FlexBar from Thera-Band/Performance Health, Akron, Ohio, is designed for the rehabilitation of common injuries and to improve grip strength.
The Vinyl Covered Dumbbells from Perform Better, West Warwick, RI, feature a vinyl covering that makes the dumbbells easy to grip and prevents chipping.
The ObusForme Lowback Backrest Support is designed to transform ordinary chairs into ergonomically correct seating.
Cold Therapy Wraps and Pads from Protocold, available from RehabMart.com, Elberton, Ga, are non-gel pads and wraps designed for all types of cold therapy.
The Medline Compression Knee Immobilizer, available from Southwest Medical, Phoenix, Ariz, features five 4-inch latex free straps with alternating hook closures for uniform compression.