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Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES)

Ischemic Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)

Ischaemic Cardiovascular disease (CVD): Stroke and alternative treatments

What is a stroke and alternative treatments?

A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is interrupted or reduced.   Causing brain cells to die as oxygen and glucose delivery is disrupted. Sensation, movement or function controlled by the damaged part of the brain is impaired. Stroke kills one third of its victims. There are 3 types of strokes:

•    Hemorrhagic Stroke.    Leakage or rupture of a blood vessel in or around the brain, as a consequence of a weakened vessel wall (brain aneurism) and/or increased blood pressure; the leaking blood damages brain cells by putting pressure on them;

•    Ischaemic Stroke.   A clot in the large-sized internal carotid or vertebral arteries supplying the blood to the brain, usually as a consequence of;

•   Thrombosis (clot) in the large-sized internal carotid or vertebral arteries.    These arteries supply the blood to the brain;

•   Embolism.    When a small clot, originating either from a large artery (E.g. carotid artery) or from the heart, travels (embolizes) to the brain's supply arteries causing (a) Blockage of an arteriole in the brain affecting just a small part of the brain, or even (b) Blockage of the larger arteries supplying the brain.

•    Mini-stroke /Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)

How to treat stroke

Treatment for a stroke is the same as for ischaemic CVD:

       TREAT ischaemic CVD

Statins have little benefit,  have harmful side-effects and don't extend life

Statins don't save lives


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Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMFT)

   Electrotherapy

       "The medical kit of the future"

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General electrotherapy health benefits.   Used systemically and/or locally at specific problem areas of the body, its effective application has many benefits:

Detoxification Wellness / Healthy aging Pain relief 
Relief from insomnia Immune system restoral Anti-Inflammatory
Maximizes cellular energy production Accelerated tissue /bone
/scar healing
Stress Reduction
Muscle relaxation / rehabilitation Increased blood oxygen
/ circulation
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There are several reasonably affordable electrotherapy devices available for personal use. The following electrotherapies are those that have received a significant amount of positive feedback:

Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES) applies specific frequency patterns to the head area, with the following benefits:

Balances neurotransmitters Relieves pain Treats depression
Substance abuse withdrawal Relieves insomnia Relieve stress / anxiety
Anti-Inflammatory Fibromyalgia +++