FAQ: What Type of Batteries Should I use?

FAQ: What Type of Batteries Should I use?

Alpha-Stim® is a handheld, battery-powered medical device. Your Alpha-Stim will arrive with AA lithium batteries to get you started. Here are some important things to know when it’s time to change the batteries in your device. Do not use rechargeable batteries –...
When Will I See Results with Alpha-Stim®?

When Will I See Results with Alpha-Stim®?

Alpha-Stim® is a fast, safe, and effective treatment for insomnia and pain, bringing significant relief to 9 out of 10 users. But when you are suffering from these conditions, you want to know exactly how fast and how effective Alpha-Stim really is. In this blog, we...
Numbness Can Be More Disruptive than Pain

Numbness Can Be More Disruptive than Pain

An alarming number of people live with chronic pain. According to the National Institutes of Health, It is one of the most common causes of long-term disability, and it affects more Americans than diabetes, heart disease, and cancer combined. Many people experience...
A Letter from a Grateful Veteran

A Letter from a Grateful Veteran

Successes are frequent among people who use Alpha-Stim® to treat their insomnia and pain: the CES device brings clinically significant relief to 9 out of 10 users. Even so, some success stories are so exceptional that patients reach out to Alpha-Stim directly to share...
Does a doctor need to prescribe Alpha-Stim?

Does a doctor need to prescribe Alpha-Stim?

Answer: In Canada, Alpha-Stim is available over-the-counter for insomnia and pain and a prescription is not needed. For treating pain, you’ll need to purchase an Alpha-Stim M. For treating insomnia, you’ll want to purchase the Alpha-Stim AID. Do you have...
Comparing Alpha-Stim vs. TENS for Pain Relief

Comparing Alpha-Stim vs. TENS for Pain Relief

The question is often asked—how does the technology used by Alpha-Stim compare to the technology used by a Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) device? In order to understand the difference, we need to first look at the purpose of each device. While a...