Pain Statistics

 

  • One in four Americans are in pain at any given time

  • $2.6 billion is spent on non-prescription pain killers

  • $13.8 billion is spent on prescription pain killers

  • $60 Billion lost annually due to lost productivity related to pain

  • Pain killers when used over a long period of time increases the risk of potentially fatal gastric lesions and drug dependency.

  • Pain is the TOP Cause of Disability in the U.S.

  • Reducing inflammation is critical to eliminating pain and preventing disease and illness. 

 

Scientific Studies

The U.S. FDA accepted the use of PEMF devices in the healing of non-union bone fractures in 1979, urinary incontinence and muscle stimulation in 1998, in 2004 as an adjunct to cervical fusion surgery, for the treatment of depression and anxiety in 2006, and for brain cancer/tumors in 2011. The two PDF files below provide a summary of Medical Studies regarding the biological effects of pulsed electromagnetic field therapy. You will find that the majority of these references support the efficacy of PEMF for a wide range of physical conditions.

 

1) Download (PDF) to view Peer-Reviewed Scientific Studies on the  Effects of Magnetics on Physical Ailments

 

2) Download (PDF) to view each of these Studies that can be found on www.pubmed.gov

 

PEMF White Paper

 

History