Inversion therapy

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Inversion therapy

Postby diggler » Sun Dec 25, 2011 11:39 am

I've decided to buy an inversion table to help stretch my dodgy back. Will give updates on benefits.
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Re: Inversion therapy

Postby Oxford » Sun Dec 25, 2011 5:56 pm

diggler wrote:I've decided to buy an inversion table to help stretch my dodgy back. Will give updates on benefits.
funnily enough, I just bought an inversion table for my dodgy back. after only 4 days I'm at full inversion and reaping benefits. highly recommend it. cost $165.12 delivered.

interested to hear how you find it. I bought it due to compressed L5/S1 disc with annular tear impacting my spinal cord (caused by being hit by a car). the resultant injury causing sensation deprivation on the left leg. the inversion table is helping nicely so far along with other physio.
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Re: Inversion therapy

Postby GWH74 » Sun Dec 25, 2011 8:24 pm

Waiting to see how this goes for you as well.
Looks as if I might have a bulge in L5/S1.

@Oxford - where did you get the table from? What is the quality like? Also what sort of doctor did you visit to diagnose you disc issue?

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Re: Inversion therapy

Postby Oxford » Sun Dec 25, 2011 10:36 pm

GWH74 wrote:Waiting to see how this goes for you as well.
Looks as if I might have a bulge in L5/S1.

@Oxford - where did you get the table from? What is the quality like? Also what sort of doctor did you visit to diagnose you disc issue?

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saw a neuro surgeon and a spinal surgeon. MRI of the lumber region highlighted the annular tear which explained the left leg deprivation of sensation I was experiencing.

got the table from this website:

http://soldsmart.com.au/Workout-Fitness ... le-Machine

delivery was $20.17 based on post code. ordered Sunday, arrived Thursday which is not bad considering it was the week before Xmas. quality is very good IMO, the unit comes apart into two sections (table and A-frame) and can be stored flat if required. it was very simple to put together and all tools required are supplied. The only issue I has was the support strap didn't function correctly, but a twist with the pliers got it working perfectly. but once you start going to full inversion the support strap is redundant anyway.
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Re: Inversion therapy

Postby lgbran » Tue Apr 24, 2012 10:43 pm

Purchased inversion machine from E bay.. wanted one years ago.. have had a dodgy back for years.. past 6 months right hand side of body and lower legs twitching and shaking... 2 weeks on inversion machine helping and feel 2 inches taller.. had to be rescued by son after fully inverted and unable to get back up... Inversion therapy does work
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Re: Inversion therapy

Postby foo on patrol » Wed Apr 25, 2012 8:42 am

That would of been funny to see........well for your son. :oops: :lol:

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