“Painkillers such as ibuprofen and aspirin have over the years been linked with heart problems, irritation of the stomach, ulcers and heartburn. Fears are also mounting over paracetamol, which some doctors now advice against long-term use of because of its links to heart, liver and kidney damage. Many automatically reach for painkillers to banish pain…
“A mother forced to give up work for eight years because of her crippling back pain has found a bizarre cure – in a device designed for horses. Victoria Rockliffe, 48, was diagnosed with a prolapsed disc in 2010 and again three years later, before medics admitted they didn’t know the cause of her agony….
“A Lancashire woman who suffered from debilitating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome for 30 years has found incredible relief from her symptoms by wearing a microcurrent device, originally designed for horses.”
“Louise Watson’s back pain was so bad she was given morphine and told nothing could be done. Then she discovered a new gadget that delivers a proven therapy normally used within a clinical environment.”