This Vibrating Bed Is Designed to Remove Kidney Stones

(Photo: QQ)

The wife of Zhu Qinghua, a rice farmer in Jiangxi, China, has kidney stones. She has already lost one kidney, so it is imperative to keep the other one healthy.

Her doctor said that she should stand on her head periodically in order to dislodge the stones. To make that easier, Zhu designed and built this bed, which holds a patient at different angles. It has a driving wheel from a tractor which vibrates the bed as his wife lies in it. This is supposed to shake the kidney stones loose.

Zhu has patented his invention and hopes to soon begin mass producing it.

-via Weird Universe

Newest 4
Newest 4 Comments

When I had kidney stones, I found that lying down letting the kids jump on my belly shifted small stones wonderfully. The renal specialist thought about it for a while and then agreed that it should work.
Abusive comment hidden. (Show it anyway.)
Login to comment.

Email This Post to a Friend
"This Vibrating Bed Is Designed to Remove Kidney Stones"

Separate multiple emails with a comma. Limit 5.


Success! Your email has been sent!

close window

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using this website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

I agree
Learn More