||What is Magnetic Therapy ?
Experiments with magnets and their power are being carried out extensively all over the
world. Magnet is used in small toys as well as in the rockets and satellites that revolve in
space. Magnetic waves are very useful in the treatment of ailments.
Magneto therapy is a kind of natural therapy. Magneto therapy is an ancient skill practised in
Minute electro-magnetic waves flow into our body constantly. These waves flow from our ten
fingers too. They are used in psychological treatment.
Magnetic waves help in the functioning of all the organs of our body as well as the blood
The magnetic waves in our body are weakened by long illness or in old age. If there is lack of
resistance in our body, all kinds of diseases can attack it. If magnetic waves are sent into the
body, they can make up for the loss of strength of the natural waves. Diseases are cured and
the body becomes stronger.
Magnets are made with steel or cast iron. Magnetic power is created in it by an electric device.
The magnetic unit is called Gauss. Magnets are of different sizes and powers. Every magnet
has two poles-- south poles and north poles. The north poles is said to be a germ killer. It is
beneficial if you have boils, eczema or dermatitis of any sort. The south pole creates heat and
strength in the body. Its waves are used to cure all types of swellings and pain in the body.
Magnets are usually high powered (about 2000 Gauss), medium powered (1000 Gauss) and
law powered. High powered magnet suitable for adults, medium for children and low powered
for more tender and sensitive parts of the body.
It should be noted that the north pole is used for the right side of the body and the south pole
for the left side. High powered magnet should never be used on the heart or the brain or on
For ailments below the navel, the magnet is place under the feet, and for ailments above
navel, it should be kept under the palms of the hands. The correct duration is 10 minutes to 20
minutes. Once in the day it is used in the morning on an empty stomach. In acute conditions it
may be used twice a day.
Several kinds of magnetic bands are being made besides these units. For a example a
waist-band for pain in that area to be tied around the waist, head-band for headache,
knee-bands for pain in the knees, and neck band for spondylitis.