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does magnetic therapy help back pain and how?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Variable: Magnet therapy has been around for over 100 years and keeps popping up every 25 years or so. I have some patients who get relief of pain from magnets and others who do not. The exact mechanism of magnet therapy is not known. The effectiveness of magnets is sketchy in my opinion.
Answered on Dec 16, 2014

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