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Buzzy For Pain Relief
Everybody hurts, but the power to overcome pain fits in your palm. Buzzy is a computer-mouse sized device combining high-frequency/low-amplitude vibration and unique solid-freezing ice packs to physiologically block pain. Initially studied for needle pain, the combination of massage and cold provides direct pain blocking for injuries and itching as well as blocking injection pain. The nerve that transmits pain and itch comes to a final common pathway in the spine with motion and temperature sensations. Overwhelm cold and motion, and in the same way cool water soothes a burn or dentists jiggle a jaw while injecting, pain disappears.
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