#TOTW (from 24-12-14) ‘Arthritis sufferers offered hope after electrical implants leave patients ‘pain free”

Well here it is the last #TOTW for 2014! I’ve chosen a tweet that I think kind of got lost in the Christmas festivities and felt it needed, well, deserved another airing:

sufferers offered hope after electrical implants leave patients ‘pain free

If you read the article you will see that the study is a small one so the results of the trial need to be treated with caution. However, if a larger scale study were to replicate the same results then surely this would be a massive step forward in the treatment of arthritis and possibly many other chronic diseases that currently rely on patients taking long-term medications to alleviate their symptoms.

Check it out! It’s actually rather interesting!

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