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Happy Soles

Happy Soles

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HappySoles is a combination diabetic foot ulcer detector and a therapeutic foot massager
HappySoles is a combination diabetic foot ulcer detector and a therapeutic foot massager

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Published by: happysoles on Apr 29, 2009
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*Home Model*Deluxe Model
See your local HappySoles
tm
 Dealers.
   O  r   d  e  r  n  o  w
Imagine
*No more aching feet*Get a soothing footmassage at the end
of the day….everyday
 *No more contortinginto a human pretzellooking for foot ulcers
 
Happy
 
*please consult your podiatrist and/or physician before beginning any long-term usage of this device.*not yet approved by FDA as a diabetic foot ulcer treatment.*Not responsible for injuries caused by misuse or abuse of equipment.
TM
Available also for rentals for YOUR  NEXT FOOT MASSAGE PARTY*Minimum rental of five units.*Professional podiatrist consultationfor each of your guests.*Complimentary 10 days home unitfor new rental contracts
Soothing Foot MassageWhile you lie back and relax
massages your feetandscans for diabetic foot ulcers
Scans your feet for ulcerswhile you get a stimulatingand health promoting footmassage.
Call
1-800-footmassage
to schedule a deliverydate
Don’t wait…….Call now
Operators are standing by
 
 The Harsh Realities of Diabetic Foot Ulcers
-
“foot amputations from complications of diabetes ... approaching
100,000
 
annually”
Shari Roan March 22, 2009 Los Angeles Times
 - Foot ulcers account for the
largest
diabetic related hospital beddays.
Reiber(1996)
- Healing a diabetic foot ulcer is very challenging and may lead to the amputationof the foot- Prevention and early detection remains the most cost effective way to addressthe problems of diabetic foot ulcers
 HappySoles
-
 HappySoles
 
was designed to address the issue of diabeticfoot ulcers-
 HappySoles
is an early foot ulcer detector and a circulationstimulation device The device uses-Off the shelf technologies and current treatment and detectionmethods-High resolution digital camera technology to detect skin discolorations-Infrared thermometer to detect temperature differences between theleft and right foot-Compressed air massager to increase blood circulation to the lowerextremitiesEach Scanner/Massage pod consists of -Two wide angle high resolution digital cameras-An infrared thermometer-Three banks of massager air outlets., discharging puffs of warm air-The Scanner/Massage pods are arranged in tan-dem and travels in a synchronous elliptical patharound the foot.-The angle of each camera provides overlappingcoverage of the foot. as each camera travelsalong its path-The infrared thermometers are programmed totake readings at six specific sites-The air massager will only be activated afterthe scanner has completed its scan and no abnor-malities are found-Eight air outlets/pod provide gentle puffs of warmed air to massage the foot
Scanner/Massager Pod
Happy
Infrared ThermometerMassager air outletsWide angleCamerasMassager air outletsMounting bracket
 HappySoles Operations
-Moving Scanner/Massager pods are con-tained in a protective clear plastic housing-Compressed air outlets are located at vari-ous points around the casing to provide warmair to the foot during massage modeProtective Clear Plastic HousingScanner/Massage Pods
TMTMTM
Scanner Path Around foot
TM
 
TM
Scanner/Massager PodClear Plastic Housing

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