We’ve put together this infographic filled with real chronic pain statistics to help showcase how large the “chronic pain” issue is in the United States and how TENS unit can help relive pain. From the 100 million+ who suffer from chronic pain to the over $635 billion dollars spent in the treatment of chronic pain symptoms, it affects one third of us (1 out of every 3 adults) at some point in our lives. These pain stats put real perspective on the issue of pain.
TENS(Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) is a well-known method of electrotherapy which is used for curing acute & chronic pain. It is highly user-friendly and is hand-held and battery charged.
A number of these units have two wires with pads called electrodes on ends which go within the skin, on the area causing pain. It is also safe to use and doesn’t cause any sort of pain in the way prescription drugs do. There are no risks of burns, irritation or overdose once you start using TENS.
TENS unit is highly effective in curing short term as well as long term chronic pain.