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The Good Body – Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Nifty Gift Ideas This Holiday Season – 2016

The holiday season is upon us again so here at The Good Body we have put together a list of items to bring a little festive cheer to you and your loved ones and make the holiday season a little easier and healthier. Here’s to happy holidays and a great …

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Things only back pain sufferers will understand

10 Things (Only) Back Pain Sufferers Will Understand

When you suffer from back pain it’s not just the daily grind of pain you have to put up with, but also a barrage of ‘helpful’ suggestions and recommendations from well meaning family and friends! It’s one of the many truths that only back pain sufferers will understand, so we’ve …

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15 Shocking Back Injury Statistics

15 Shocking Back Injury Statistics

When you suffer from a back problem you may feel isolated, however these shocking back injury statistics highlight the frequency of back injuries within our society, occupations that are most at risk from back injuries and the amount that is spent by the US on treatment every year. You may …

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chiropractic statistics and facts

Crunching The Numbers: Chiropractic Statistics (And Facts)

Whether you’re considering using a Chiropractor for the first time, or you’re a regular visitor, you might be interested in finding out more about the profession, success rates, relevant trials and data, and the number of people who use the services of a Chiropractor each year. That’s why we’ve compiled …

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Improve your back health today

Improve Your Back Health Today: 9 (Simple) Steps

The back is one of the most important elements of the body; in order to maintain a healthy lifestyle, you must look after your back. Since back pain affects 8 out of 10 Americans in their lifetime, here are nine simple steps you can take to relieve some of the …

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Slendertone Connect Abs review

Slendertone Connect Abs Review: Turbo-Charged Toning (In 6 Weeks)?

Electrically stimulating your abdominal muscles to tone them is nothing new, this method has been around for years now. The ab toning belt however, a DIY-type of product for home use has been the subject for much debate. That’s hardly surprising though, when some manufacturers of yesteryear were making promises …

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Back Pain Statistics

30 Of The Most Surprising (And Alarming) Back Pain Statistics

The majority of people will experience pain in their back at some point in their lives. To understand more about the implications of this, we bring you some of the top back pain statistics, types of treatment, recovery times and the cost of injuries compiled from various sources and relevant …

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Electric muscle stimulator: case study and device comparison

Electric Muscle Stimulator: Case Study And Machine Comparison

What is an electric muscle stimulator? An electric muscle stimulator (often referred to as an EMS machine or unit) is an electronic device used to deliver electrical impulses to the body, in order to make the muscles contract. Impulses are sent from the device to a series of electrodes (usually …

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the difference between TENS and EMS

Simple TENS vs EMS: Understand The Differences (Quickly)

What does TENS stand for? Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation What does EMS stand for? Electrical muscle stimulation The similarity between TENS and EMS: Both deliver low voltage electric impulses to stimulate TENS vs EMS: the main difference between the two: TENS stimulates the nerves – the rationale being that the …

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Abdominal toning – Introducing the ab belt

Abdominal Toning: Introducing 5 (Of The Best) Ab Belts

Electrical muscle stimulation (EMS) has been around for a long time – but over recent years we’ve seen numerous companies promising their products will give you strong, toned abs in a matter of weeks. And what’s more, they claim you can achieve all this while doing the chores or watching …

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TENS FAQs

TENS FAQs: The Ultimate Guide

The Good Body’s most frequently asked questions about TENS devices, features, and requirements. To view the full list of FAQs click on the table of contents below. How much does a TENS unit cost? Are TENS and EMS the same? How many channels and pads do I need?

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