Tens Machines

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Tens Machines

Postby foo on patrol » Wed Apr 03, 2013 10:34 am

Anyone out there used these before? I just picked up one from Aldi For $50 :D as I had use one many years ago when getting treatment for damage after a bad fall and have used it on my lower back with good relief of pain. :)


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Re: Tens Machines

Postby Baalzamon » Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:10 am

Physio has used it on me for quite a bit for golf elbows, bursitis, swollen knees

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Re: Tens Machines

Postby winstonw » Thu Apr 04, 2013 9:06 am

I use the same current in clinic all the time. I don't necessarily think they're a good idea for managing chronic pain. There's more effective options - better posture, diet and lifestyle, weight loss, core strength, stretching, 2nd and 3rd opinions, enteracept injection, diagnostic blocks, surgery.

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Re: Tens Machines

Postby liamb » Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:43 pm


Where do you find guides on how to set up and use the Tens Machines. I had one a long time ago but have long since lost and forgotten how to set them up.


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Re: Tens Machines

Postby jamesn184 » Sun Apr 07, 2013 11:42 am

They are recommended for pain relief during pregnancy and are meant to be very effective

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