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FDA approves first device to reduce IBS pain in 11-18 year olds


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#1 Robert_Larsson

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Posted 04 July 2019 - 03:46 AM

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The FDA has recently approved the first device to relive IBS-pain for 11-18 year olds. The device is called IB-STIM, designed to stimulate areas of the brain with gentle electrical impulses and thus regulate certain aspects of pain sensation. If you're a young IBS-sufferer or have kids in the age range 11-18 you can get this in the USA.
 
I would recommend to read up on how it works, which contraindications are present and consult a competent professional if this is something you would like to try. Hope this is of interest to someone out there, take care!

 


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