Jiraffe’s new postural support product to ‘change lives’

Standz 2

Leading UK postural support specialist, Jiraffe, has announced a new product which will help ‘change the lives’ of children across the UK and around the world.

The Sheffield based company has launched its Standz 2 by Jenx – a versatile standing system offering prone or supine standing that accommodates abducted or neutral leg positioning for children between 5 -14 years old.

Holly Jenkins, Director, said: “We are delighted to be bringing Standz 2 to market. This new product is a fantastic development making the many clinical benefits of standing accessible to even more young children.

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“Standing improves blood pressure and circulation, helps digestion, encourages good bone and muscle development, provides opportunities to increase social skills and is a great and effective way to improve a child’s outlook on the world.

“Standing isn’t just one position, the easy adjustability of Standz 2 enables children to stand in multiple positions, with each one offering different benefits.

“For children unable to stand unaided Standz 2 will be a life changing product.”

Jenx Ltd, with headquarters in Hillsborough, Sheffield, is a family run company which was founded by a pediatric physiotherapist and a product designer in 1982, with the aim of enriching lives and changing perceptions about disability.

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