Electrical stimulation was first used in ancient Rome in order to relieve pain by using electric eels. More conveniently, Trans-cutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) is now used to treat nerve-related pain conditions and muscle spasms using the same principles of electrical stimulation.
If you are interested in trans-cutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and would like additional information on this pain treatment modality, please review the frequently asked questions below. Additionally, if you have questions or concerns do not hesitate to discuss them with your physician.
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