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Stride: Medical device to alleviate symptoms while walking for Parkinson’s Disease.

Stride is a compact medical device designed to assist individuals with Parkinson’s during walking. It employs mechanical vibration and rhythmic cues to alleviate motor symptoms. By targeting the motor nerves in the calf with vibration stimulation, it detects symptoms, then disrupts the electrical signals in the brain causing movement symptoms, providing relief while walking. Additionally, it utilizes cueing, a common tactic, by pulsating vibrations to guide users in walking rhythmically with the vibrations.

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