MANUAL LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE (MLD) THERAPY
The latest addition to aid Lymphatic Drainage
It is called Hivamat 200
and this is a device that delivers a patented therapy called Deep Oscillation.
Manufactured by a German company Physiomed Elektromedizin, This therapy has been
around for 25 years but was only brought into UK in March 2007.
Lymphatic drainage therapist, osteopaths, physiotherapists and Equine
Therapists are already using it with great success.
does Hivamat work?
complements very well the gentle movement of lymphatic drainage. It
delivers mild electrostatic pulses to a depth of 8 -12cm. It breaks apart and
shakes up metabolic waste, acids, protein built up and cytokines. It also
activates the lymphatic system so the body is able to move out the waste
beauty of the device is as an MLD therapist I am using the tissue manipulation
that I have been taught. The only difference is I am applying the method with a pair
of vinyl gloves.
200 can aid to:
results are amazing. All the patients enjoy the light vibrating sensation and the speedy
results. Everybody finds it very pleasant, soothing, relaxing and more enjoyable.
Schelder and D. Berg discovered in their study? HIVAMAT 200 – supported lymph
drainage and shown significant improvements in the pain and disturbances to
Another study by Bartoletti and colleagues in Fandonzione Fatebenefratelli, Roma (2006) showed that treatment with HIVAMAT 200 actually reduced the circumference of limbs that had lymphoedema and decrease the thickness of the subcutis as shown in an ecograph.
It is very safe, very well researched and there is the
support of a group of scientists who are always keeping up with their new