SUWANEE, GA--(Marketwired - Feb 23, 2017) - SANUWAVE Health, Inc. (OTCQB: SNWV) announces the launch of the blog, SHOCK THIS on its website www.sanuwave.com. The initial post will be from SANUWAVE's head of Research and Development, Dr. Iulian Cioanta, titled "What is a shockwave." The goal of the blog is to allow a medium to help educate customers, patients, partners, and the public about the various initiatives under way at SANUWAVE. The blog will also accept posts and comments (approved by SANUWAVE), which the Company views as valuable to the SANUWAVE community. This is expected to be a constructive forum for users from around the globe. By having a central location, SHOCK THIS, the Company can bring together in one setting various information that will be useful and entertaining to the SANUWAVE community. The initial blog is meant to help people understand, what is a shock wave. Many misconceptions exist about the technology, what it is and what it isn't, so the plan is to help expand people's understanding by educating in a fun manner. Members of the SANUWAVE community are encouraged to interact and reach out with thoughts and ideas, which will positively impact the SANUWAVE community as a whole. SANUWAVE Health, Inc. reserves the right to edit or exclude comments it deems not positively impacting the experience or is not appropriate from legal and regulatory perspectives. Kevin Richardson, SANUWAVE's Acting CEO, said, "This is an exciting launch for us as SANUWAVE begins the process of educating the market on the Company's technology and devices' capabilities. In the hopes of receiving FDA approval in the future, this is a first step in building SANUWAVE brand awareness."
About SANUWAVE Health, Inc.
SANUWAVE Health, Inc. (www.sanuwave.com) is a shock wave technology company initially focused on the development and commercialization of patented noninvasive, biological response activating devices for the repair and regeneration of skin, musculoskeletal tissue and vascular structures. SANUWAVE's portfolio of regenerative medicine products and product candidates activate biologic signaling and angiogenic responses, producing new vascularization and microcirculatory improvement, which helps restore the body's normal healing processes and regeneration. SANUWAVE applies its patented PACE technology in wound healing, orthopedic/spine, plastic/cosmetic and cardiac conditions. Its lead product candidate for the global wound care market, dermaPACE®, is CE Marked throughout Europe and has device license approval for the treatment of the skin and subcutaneous soft tissue in Canada, Australia and New Zealand. In the U.S., dermaPACE is currently under the FDA's Premarket Approval (PMA) review process for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers. SANUWAVE researches, designs, manufactures, markets and services its products worldwide, and believes it has demonstrated that its technology is safe and effective in stimulating healing in chronic conditions of the foot (plantar fasciitis) and the elbow (lateral epicondylitis) through its U.S. Class III PMA approved OssaTron® device, as well as stimulating bone and chronic tendonitis regeneration in the musculoskeletal environment through the utilization of its OssaTron, Evotron® and orthoPACE® devices in Europe, Asia and Asia/Pacific. In addition, there are license/partnership opportunities for SANUWAVE's shock wave technology for non-medical uses, including energy, water, food and industrial markets.
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