Among the various alternative medications available today in Ottawa, magnetic therapy is one of the most accepted and widely used specialized therapies. Although it has gained popularity in recent years, the technique dates back several hundred years and can be traced back to some of the earliest oriental civilizations of the world.
This therapy works on the premise that there are magnetic fields in the human body. When a swelling or injury occurs, positive ions are generated. Their effects can be balanced by the production of negative ions through the use of magnets. This is believed to increase blood circulation leading to better oxygen absorption and to remove body toxins to bring back good health. This medication emphasizes and promotes the benefits of natural healing.
Magnetic therapy claims to bring relief for the following disorders:
This therapy can not only be done with professional help but also by individuals without any technical knowledge. There are simple instruments which can be purchased and used without hampering the normal life schedule of the patient. Some of the devices include:
This particular healing technique has gained popularity in Ottawa in recent years. This can be the result of the its multiple benefits, such as:
Although these devices are safe to use, they are to be strictly avoided in the following circumstances:
Although interest in magnetic therapy has increased manifold, there are a few differing opinions on the efficacy of this treatment. Followers of the conventional medical schools are of the opinion that many of the promises made are far-fetched and lack any scientific proof. But the strongest argument in favour of this unconventional treatment method is that there are no side effects, thus it can do no harm to give the cure a chance. Many people we have treated find it affective.
If you would like to talk more about our magnet therapy facility here in Ottawa, give us a call today and see if magnetic therapy is right for you. The team at Ottawa-Carleton Physiotherapy is here to help.