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Physical Therapy With Entertainment

With the latest in physical and cognitive treatment, entertainment and therapy now go hand-in-hand

While working on a way to help children with autism, a Dutch entrepreneur stumbled on a new method to treat older or disabled adults.

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Therapeutic Motion Stimulation is a novel way to combine therapy and entertainment.

Therapeutic Motion Stimulation is a novel way to combine therapy and entertainment.

Combining therapy with entertainment, Vita Care uses a special chair that, when a patient sits in it, sends out stimulation and vibrations synchronized to a video of outdoor activities such as horseback riding, jet skiing, motorcycling or Zumba dancing.  There are more than a thousand videos, each triggering a unique series of vibrations and sensations matched to a number of physical activities.

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