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Guide to Electrotherapy & Pain Relief

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Guide to Electrotherapy & Pain Relief

Electrotherapy is gaining popularity as a pain relief treatment and could be an excellent option for people who have trouble managing pain and other symptoms. Let’s find out what electrotherapy is, the types of devices used, and how it can be used to relieve pain.  What is electrotherapy?  A person feels pain when the brain receives an electrical signal from damaged nerve or muscle tissue. The electrotherapy treatment consists of sending mild electrical pulses to the problem area in order to block the pain signals, which reduces the sensation of pain.  Electrotherapy began as a treatment for depression but has...

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