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FDA grants breakthrough device designation to osteoporosis ‘vibration belt’

FDA grants breakthrough device designation to a belt that uses proprietary vibration technology to stop the progression of bone loss and prevent the onset of osteoporosis.

The Story Behind Bone Health Technology

In 2014 Dr. Shane Mangrum was reading a medical journal, staying up to speed on the latest medical advances, when he came across an article regarding vibration technology. Developed by NASA for astronauts, vibration platforms were created to prevent bone loss as a result of being in space. As a physical medicine and rehabilitation doctor…
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