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MEDesign Backfriend

MEDesign Backfriend

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The MEDesign Backfriend is an ergonomic back support combining a back rest and seat support. Manufactured by MEDesign Ltd here in Southport, it is consultant designed to provide optimal lumbar support and thoracic support. The back is height adjustable to suit the individual. It is available in 7 colours and single or double padded* options. And MEDesign offers a 14 day home trial.

Very light at 1.6kg (3.5lb) it folds for easy carrying with the built in handle. For use in any seat or chair, anywhere, to provide spinal support and to relieve / prevent back ache and low back pain. For travel comfort it is especially invaluable. What Car magazine tested 12 back supports in cars and gave the MEDesign Backfriend (their only) 5 star rating. They said the “MEDesign Backfriend is the only one we recommend: it can make a bad seat good. Beautifully designed to allow freedom of movement; excellent support while avoiding pressure points. Highly recommended”. More than 600,000 are in use in 35 countries in the home, office and travelling. For details see the Links Section.

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* We do not (as a general rule) recommend using the double padded models in cars. Because of the extra height, some users can lock themselves against the roof!

Backrest
Width: 29.5cm (11½”)
Height: 48cm (19”)
Seatbase
Width: 41cm (16”)
Depth: 36.5cm (14½”)
Weight: 1.6kg (3½lb)

Link to PDF MEDesign Backfriend BrochureBackfriend Brochure
Link to PDF MEDesign Backfriend Overseas AvailabilityBackfriend Overseas
Link to PDF MEDesign Backfriend Independent ReviewsIndependent Reviews
Link to PDF MEDesign Backfriend Business UsersBusiness Purchasers
Link to MEDesign Backfriend Accessories PageBackfriend Accessories

 
88 Product Reviews - Average rating 4.9 / 5 (Show All)

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30 years later !

- 20/08/2015

Am ordering my 2nd Back Friend, last one purchased almost 30 years ago! It is brilliant use it all the time. Have severe back pain from accident in 1972 !!! The original is still going strong but find I need extra padding the older I get !

I love it but.....

- 15/08/2015

I recently had the worst back episode I've had in 20 years. I had two accidents - one in 1992 when my L1 - L5 and SI were badly damaged with blown disks. Then in 2008, when I was rear-ended and gained the gift of a fractured vertebrae in the thoracic ar...

MY BRILLIANT BACKFRIEND

- 04/04/2015

I HAVE OWNED 4 BACKFRIENDS OVER THE PAST 15 YEARS AND COULD NEVER SIT ON A CHAIR WITHOUT IT.

Excellent product

- 03/04/2015

I have had the Backfriend in my car for about a year now. It took a little while to get used to the firm sitting position, but now I would not be without it. All journeys used to be painful, and now even long ones are no problem. The Backfriend was recomm...

A spine for your spine

- 13/03/2015

I know it's expensive but it's worth every penny purely because it actually works, doing what it's supposed to. No gimmicks, just "simple" mechanics. The best thing I've bought for long-term lower back relief. Easy to carry ~ used everywhere (car, soft c...

Grrreat

- 22/01/2015

I have been using my Backfriend for just a week and it is most impressive. I've used it in the car and in the home - it is so easily transportable I have become a big fan. I would also like to say that communication with the company, Neil in particular, ...

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