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How Does A Spinal Cord Stimulator Work?

The perception of pain involves signals transmitted by the nerves throughout the body to the brain. Because this is an electrochemical process, it can be influenced by electricity. Typically, people think of electricity as causing pain; for example, when a person receives an electric shock from a wall outlet. In other cases, however, electricity can [...]

March 20th, 2017|Tags: , |0 Comments

New Neurostimulation Technologies May Enhance Pain Relief

By Ted Swing, Ph.D. The perception of pain involves signals transmitted by the nerves throughout the body to the brain. Because this is an electrochemical process, it can be influenced by electricity. Typically, people think of electricity as causing pain; for example, when a person receives an electric shock from a wall outlet. In other [...]

July 23rd, 2015|Tags: , , |2 Comments

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