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Does magnetic therapy work for arthritis?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Not impressed

I have not been terribly impresses with magnets for joint pain.
However if someone asks about it i will not discourage them from trying it.

In brief: Not impressed

I have not been terribly impresses with magnets for joint pain.
However if someone asks about it i will not discourage them from trying it.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: Not proven helpful

The magnetic therapy products available to consumers have not been proven to help arthritis.
Little magnets are sometimes sewn into elastic braces. The elastic braces may help support one's limbs or joints, but magnets do not provide any additional benefits. However, pain is very subjective, so if a person believes he is doing more to treat his pain by buying magnets, he may truly feel less pain.

In brief: Not proven helpful

The magnetic therapy products available to consumers have not been proven to help arthritis.
Little magnets are sometimes sewn into elastic braces. The elastic braces may help support one's limbs or joints, but magnets do not provide any additional benefits. However, pain is very subjective, so if a person believes he is doing more to treat his pain by buying magnets, he may truly feel less pain.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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