Magnetic Therapy is based on the effects of
magnetic fields on the human body. We are an
electromagnetic organism with electricity flowing
through the nerves in our body just as electricity
flows through a wire. When a magnet is applied to an
area of pain, it may cause a reaction to the cells
under that area, increasing blood circulation and
The devices used in this type of therapy range from
small, simple magnetic discs to large, sophisticated
magnetic field generators capable of producing
Magnetic therapy benefits may include:
Throughout the world there is a growing use of
magnets both in self-help applications and in the
practice of medicine. Evidence from millions of users
and US clinical research show the 'relief' through
the use of magnetic fields is a reality for many.
- Relieving pain
- reducing swelling
- promoting sound
- calming the nerves
- relieving stress,
- fighting infections.
Magnets should not be used by pregnant women or
people with electronic implants such as pacemakers.
Magnets should also be kept away from credit cards,
computer disks and audio/video tapes
There are no known registered
therapists we know of using magnetism to treat patients and often people will
self treat from product manufacturers instructions and magnets can be bought in
many forms from pharmacies and trinket shops.
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