Why Stand?

Medical Benefits of Standing

Improve/maintain bone integrity/skeletal development

Lessen/manage the progression of scoliosis

Strengthen cardiovascular system and build endurance

Improve Circulation

Reduce Swelling

Improve bowel function and regularity

Aid in kidney and bladder functions

Improve/maintain range of motion

Management of atrophy in the trunk and lower extremities

Manage pressure (ulcers) through changing positions

Improve strength to trunk and lower extremities

Decrease joint/muscle contractures

Contraindications to a Standing Program