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Understanding TENS for Pain Relief

Understanding TENS for Pain Relief
TENS, or transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, is a drug-free alternative for managing pain. Doctors routinely recommend TENS therapy because it is a low-risk, noninvasive type of treatment. The unit applies electrical muscle stimulation transcutaneously across a painful area. Here’s what you should know.

 

You HAVE to see this!! What Knee Osteoarthritis is REALLY like - WOW!!

You HAVE to see this!! What Knee Osteoarthritis is REALLY like - WOW!!

You need to see this!! Who would of thought that the OA Knee could get this bad.  The good news is there are alternatives to help relieve the pain.  

Quick Video of an OA Knee

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Video Chat Orthotic Brace Fitting - Kinda of a First

ic: improving patient outcomes
In a world where people order online and are mailed there brace or support or they go to their Physician and they are recommended for a brace and then the brace / orthotic device is mailed out to them; this is becoming more and more a standard of practice.  Life Therapeutic has a goal of developing a different model of patient education and product delivery that will benefit the patient's overall usage compliance, product understanding, and overall health benefit.  

Osteo-Arthritis and Knee Pain

Osteo-Arthritis and Knee Pain
Knee Pain from Osteo-arthritis or OA is a very painful condition in which the knee joint has essentially lost the "padding" or inner joint cartilage that acts as a type of shock absorber.  This can be caused by a degenerative condition, being overweight, or from having what is called Valgus or Varus leg formation, more commonly known as "bowlegged" or just the opposite and being inverted knee angles.