What is electronic muscle stimulation?

Answer Electronic muscle stimulation (EMS) uses a machine to send small electrical impulses to a specific muscle through special sticky pads, called electrodes, attached to the skin on or around the muscl... Read More »

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About Tense Back Muscle Stimulation?

Back pain and muscle pain have many causes. Stress, lack of exercise and poor diet can all contribute to muscle spasms. Combating these spasms takes patience and a little know-how. Listening to you... Read More »

Do electronic muscle stimulators build muscle?

On One Hand: Recognized BenefitsThe Food and Drug Administration has approved electrical muscle stimulator (EMS) devices for the treatment of specific medical conditions. This includes the preventi... Read More »

What is the best electronic muscle stimulator?

On One Hand: Slendertone Muscle StimulatorThis FDA-approved EMS device enjoys international appeal. Reviewers on the British shopping site Ciao give it an average of four and a half out five possib... Read More »

What is tactile stimulation?

If you have ever burned your hand on a hot stove, gone swimming or buried your face in your dog's fluffy top coat, you have experienced a form of tactile stimulation. The skin is the largest organ ... Read More »