What are TENS Unit and EMS Unit?

What Is a TENS Unit?

TENS is short for Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation. The TENS unit is a small battery-operated device that produces pain-relieving electrical impulses. Tiny pulses are then passed from the TENS unit via the lead wires and electrodes to the nerves underneath the skin's surface. The electrodes are normally positioned around the area of pain. It is safe, easy-to-use, and a drug-free method for pain relief used by hospitals and physiotherapists for over 50 years, and now quite common to use at home as well.   What Does a Tens Unit Do?   A TENS unit usually works in two ways. First,...

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How does TENS relieve pain naturally?

How Does TENS Relieve Pain?

  TENS or Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation are machines with different adjustable settings to control the intensity of stimulation by controlling the low-voltage electric currents to treat pain. Electrode pads placed on the body at the site of pain deliver electricity that travels through the nerve fibers. A TENS unit is used as a safe, noninvasive, drug-free method of pain management. A TENS unit can offer a better quality of life for people with pain TENS unit relieve pain in two ways. 1. One method is called The Gate Control Theory. Soothing pulses are sent from the TENS unit through...

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How to use TENS for pain relief?

How to Use TENS for Pain Relief?

Overview TENS stands for Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation. The TENS therapy is one of the most widely used forms of pain relief. By using this small, battery-operated device, a TENS Unit can block pain signals from reaching the brain and potentially reduce the need for pain medication. Because TENS are inexpensive, non-invasive, safe -- with no major side effects and no potential for toxicity -- TENS can be self-administered following simple training   How Does a TENS Unit Works? The TENS machine sends electrical current that travels through electrodes and into the skin, stimulating specific nerve pathways . This blocks...

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Easy@Home TENS and EMS Unit

How to choose different TENS Unit Models?

    When looking for a TENS UNIT from Easy@Home for pain relief or muscle recovery, there are many things to consider. Are you looking for rechargeable or battery operated? Perhaps you want wireless? A touch screen may be important as found with the EHE010 model. Maybe you have pain in more than one area so 2 independent channels is a must, like with the EHE009 or EHE012PRO model. Portability, intensity level, and a variety of massage modes are strengths of the mini EHE029G model.  This model is powerful with 20 intensity levels and 16 massage modes, packing a punch...

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