ReWalk Training

ReWalk Training Course Following on from Robert’s trial of the ReWalk exoskeleton technology we had a training week at MNC with Stephen Ruffle, Sales Manager UK and Ireland and Marcel Mielke a physiotherapist who is Clinical Trainer of Europe. At the end of a busy few days MNC has staff certified as trainers to use [...]

Exploring new scientific frontiers using the Rewalk Exoskeleton

Fifteen years following a spinal cord injury, one of MNC’s clients Robert Shelton has walked over 500 steps using the Rewalk, aswell as walking outside for the first time. The Rewalk is a wearable, robotic exoskeleton. This achievement is amazing considering the level of his lesion and being diagnosed as a complete spinal cord injury [...]

Prize Placement

Each year MNC work with the Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) to offer a Prize Placement to a final year Master's student who has a keen interest in neurological physiotherapy. At MNC we value the education of future physiotherapist's, giving an individual the opportunity to work in a dedicated centre, that is passion about improving a [...]

MidlandsAbility Launch Event

Improving Workplace Opportunity for Those with Disabilities by Linzi Meadows MNC Director and Clinical Specialist in Neurological Physiotherapy. I was honoured to attend the launch of MidlandsAbility at the KPMG building in Birmingham. I was invited by Richard Day, who has been one of the key driving forces in bringing this group together. Richard attends [...]

How specialist hands on neuro-rehabilitation is helping me 15 years following a Spinal Cord Injury.

Fifteen years following a spinal cord injury, one of MNC’s clients is not letting it get in his way. Using specialist hands on neuro-rehabilitation allows him to keep his body in good condition so he can enjoy holidays, such as skiing in Canada. I found MNC in 2004, two years after breaking my neck at [...]

Hydration and Health

In this blog we are going to look at hydration and the facts around ‘water’…I am using water in inverted comma’s as again this can be misleading. In the scientific community, they talk about ‘water’ they are often talking about nutrient water, which we can be sourced from both the food we eat and the [...]