A perfect tool for pain relief

March 29, 2022

A perfect tool for pain relief

The TENS Machine (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation), is a battery-operated device that can be used to treat pain. It works by delivering small electrical impulses to the body through adhesive electrodes attached to the skin. This little machine can provide short term pain relief. 

The main benefits of a TENS machine is its non-invasive and it's an alternative to using pain medication.

The TENS machine can be used to help with the following symptoms or conditions:

  • arthritis
  • period pain
  • labour pain
  • post-operative pain
  • joint pain
  • neck & back pain and
  • it's great for sports injuries


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is TENS painful? 
A: TENS should not feel painful. You should set the intensity at a level that is strong, but tolerable. It may feel like a tingling, buzzing, or muscle twitching sensation. As you grow accustomed to the feeling, you may be able to increase the intensity.

Q: Is TENS safe?
A: TENS is safe for most users, but you should consult a medical professional before using a TENS device. One possible negative side effect is skin irritation from the patches. While you can’t get shocked by turning the device as high as it will go, you may feel discomfort at the highest levels.

Q: How do I use a TENS machine?
A: The pack comes with a user guide. You can also view this great instructional video below which shows you how to use the machine, apply the electrodes and get the best results.







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