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Sonder0723

799d

Have any of you chronic pain babes ever used a TENS unit and did it help? I’ll try anything if it might help but I’m a little spooked about electrocuting myself and they’re kind of expensive.

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    • SJP

      799d

      My honorary momma, who has neuropathy, stands by her TENS unit

    • Leanne1982

      799d

      I absolutely love my tens unit

    • wise

      799d

      YES get a TENS unit and couple it with ice or heat, whichever feels more comfortable for you. It doesn't feel like a shock, it just feels like a nice little vibration that sorta numbs your nerves the way your skin goes numb if you leave it under running water in the shower or smth. It's even helpful in places where I have no surface sensation but I do have pain in the muscles that are on my bones (although it's hard to get the placement correct in hard to see places that are completely lacking any sensation lol)

    • Tennis_Guy

      799d

      I tried it, but it did not help.

    • Mothernature

      799d

      It helps my back pain alot

    • Yennifer

      799d

      I love my tens unit. You can find some cheaper ones on Amazon with good reviews. You also don’t have to worry about electrocution because the electrodes you put on you, keep that from happening. It only contracts the muscles and uses the nerves to send waves to the brain to stop pain receptors.

    • SJP

      799d

      My honorary momma, who has neuropathy, stands by her TENS unit

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