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BackHug is a unique robotic therapy device developed by Pacla Medical, a start-up headquartered in Edinburgh.

BackHug has been designed to eliminate backaches and neck tension and is particularly targeted towards the workplace. BackHug stations are available at no cost to qualifying organisations. Each 5, 15 and 30 minutes session is then booked and paid for through the BackHug App.

The BackHug system comprises:

  • A robotic massage bed with 24 fingers providing a massage described by testers as "as good or better" than human massage.
  • A privacy cubicle for or peace and quiet
  • A booking and control App for smartphones (iOS and Android)

PACLA MEDICAL works with a network of product design and manufacturing partners located in Scotland to produce BackHug. Visit our website for full details on BackHug.

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