Review: 'Through the Shadowlands’ describes Julie Rehmeyer's ME/CFS Odyssey
I should note at the outset that this review is based on an audio version of the galleys and the epilogue from the finished work. Julie Rehmeyer sent me the final version as a PDF, but for some reason my text to voice software (Kurzweil) had issues with it. I understand that it is...
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Sequential Air Compression Massager?

Discussion in 'General Treatment' started by ebethc, Sep 26, 2016.

  1. ebethc

    ebethc Senior Member

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    Has anyone had any results using one of these sequential compression massagers? athletes use them for recovery (the expensive ones like the normatec) and doctors put them on patients post-surgery to avoid blood clots... There's a less expensive one on amazon that appears to be good quality.

    ~$450 (incl tax)
    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00YHYMSRS/ref=ox_sc_sfl_title_4?ie=UTF8&psc=1&smid=A6AVNXH0138GC


    $1600 pulse - normatec leg compression
    https://www.normatecrecovery.com/shop/pulse-leg-recovery-system.aspx
     
  2. ukxmrv

    ukxmrv Senior Member

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    I've been using something similar (much cheaper price) for about 5 years. I have POTs and get a lot of swelling in my legs plus fluid. Does help with this. The leg swelling is noticeably better after. I need to keep doing this though.

    No change to any of my ME symptoms.
     
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