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regarding the app at [email protected]
Does PD therapy app cater to other Parkinsonism conditions such as …?
9zest PD Therapy app is also catering to Parkinsonism or Parkinson’s Plus conditions like Multiple System Atrophy (MSA), Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), Corticobasal Degeneration and Dementia with Lewy bodies.
Is 9zest app available in other languages too?
As of now, we support only English but we are planning to make the app available in other languages too. Please write to us with your preferred language so that we can help you out with the relevant information. You can connect through [email protected]
I don’t see my question here …
We regret the inconvenience. 9zest continuously looks for extended hands in its continuous effort to help the users. Please write your question to us at [email protected]
How do I use 9zest across multiple devices?
You can use the 9zest app on mobile, tablet and iPad. The device should have a better camera quality (suggested at least 5mp camera) preferred for better view and understanding from both the parties. The device should have Skype. Once you register with any of the 9zest apps, you can continue log in to other 9zest apps through the registered email ID and password across all devices such as smartphone, tablet, etc.
How do I set the exercise order?
You don’t need to set the exercise order manually as the expert therapists have already set the exercise order based on the condition. It is recommended that you follow the order as it might be in the best interest of you.
How do I find the app version?
Go to Settings placed in the bottom-right corner of the app screen, click ‘About’, you will see the App version.
How do I change the audio settings?
You can adjust the audio setting/volume from your device. There is no audio setting option available in the app. It will be synchronized according to the speaker volume of your device.
How safe is the app? How do you prevent falls or other injuries?
We ask questions about balance and ability to stand and walk in the assessments. If the user has great difficulty with these then the 9zest Smart engine tailors the exercise protocol to fit the user’s needs.
For example, standing exercises may switch to sitting or lying down. The user can also change the exercise variation manually. In addition, you should use your own best judgment on what you are capable of doing.
Can I use the app with my therapist?
We have a Coach app for therapists which is used to track your progress. They can also tailor your exercises as they see fit. Please have your therapist get in touch with us at [email protected]
What research is your exercise protocol based on?
The app is based on years of research and clinical experience of our therapists and advisors. The list of research papers can be found on our website, 9zest.com, through the References link at the bottom left. Additional questions can be directed to [email protected]
I am wheelchair bound, are there exercises in the app for me?
Yes, we have many exercises that can be done from a sitting position or lying down, the app will automatically generate the appropriate protocol for you based on how you answer the assessment questions.
Where can I find the list of 9zest certified therapists?
We are in the process of listing 9zest registered therapist. We will inform you via email soon. Meanwhile, please share your email address so that we can provide you the list as and when it gets uploaded.
I have Multiple Sclerosis. Do you have any plans to support it?
9zest Parkinson’s Therapy app, 9zest Stroke Rehab app and 9zest FixHealth app do not support exercises for Multiple Sclerosis. However, this can be done by an expert 9zest coach. To know more about it, drop in your question and queries at [email protected]
Is there any exercise for shoulder strengthening?
If you would like to further customize the plan the 9zest Smart engine creates for you, we have certified coaches available who can further tailor the exercise protocol to fit your needs. If you would like a coach to review your plan, contact us at [email protected]
How does the app address Bradykinesia and rigidity?
Bradykinesia or slowness of movement can be addressed with regular physical therapy and occupational therapy. The Mobility and Dexterity goals are especially effective, but all of the goals will help reduce Bradykinesia.
What does the app do to address freezing?
Freezing episode are quite common in Parkinson’s. Using the exercises in the Mobility and Walking Endurance goals will help you reduce freezing episodes.
Why prefer 9zest Parkinson’s Therapy over conventional therapy?
9zest Parkinson’s Therapy is an initiative for those seeking out easy and cost-effective solution. Here are 5 reasons why you should prefer 9zest Parkinson’s Therapy over the conventional one:
- The app comes at a low cost as compared to physical therapy
- The app saves time as it is easy to understand
- The app saves a visit to therapy centres
- The app offers holistic approach to Parkinson’s management
- The app lets you exercise anytime, anywhere at your convenience