Many people, even doctors, claim that magnetic therapy does not and can not work, because no basic impartial research has been done into magnetic therapy. Magnetic Therapy is not therefore viewed as a proven treatment. Explanations are so often a mixture of the magical, folk remedies and pseudo-scientific nonsense! I don't try to offer an explanation, but can personally vouch for Bioflow having helped the arthritis in my neck. Discovery Magnets sell Bioflow on a 90-day trial warranty, so customers know they can get their money back (subject to 15% handling fee). After sales of almost 15000 products by 2017, our return rate hovers around 1.5% so that must mean something.
Personally, I have worn the same Bioflow Elite for more than ten years, so they can be long-lasting as well as effective! My wife wears a Pirouette bracelet which she very rarely takes off, it's an attractive piece of jewellery as well as effective for the arthritis in her hands.
Discovery Magnets supply Bioflow products worldwide at very substantial discounts of up to 50% from recommended prices - why not try one NOW, they all come with Bioflow's unique 90-day money-back guarantee!
If one searches the internet, various websites often authored by medical professionals can be found decrying magnets as a therapy, although usually agreeing that pulsed magnotherapy did have a place in speeding healing. To a considerable extent these sites are correct. Using simple magnets, as in many of the products found online, for pain relief is quackery. However, Bioflow is different. The products do NOT use simple magnets. The original Bioflow design by Nigel Broderick, as explained below, used a complex magnet which in conjunction with the movement of blood emulated the effect of pulsed magnotherapy.
Discovery Magnets has been retailing Bioflow magnetic products online since 2003, with almost 15000 products sold worldwide. In that time, we have had many testimonials from customers on the effectiveness of Bioflow, both for humans and animals.
As the owner of Glen Discovery Ltd, I only decided to become a distributor after discovering for myself how effective the products were. I have osteoarthritis, particularly in my neck and knees. Despite the confident expectation that it would not work, (only having been persuaded by the money-back guarantee) I was surprised to find within two days of wearing the Bioflow that my knees improved. My neck mobility improved after around a month. My wife found that her arthritic fingers improved too. Recently I took my Bioflow off while working on my car and forgot to put it back on. Three days later my knees almost locked up! Quick, where's the Bioflow! After 24 hours I was back to normal (not as things were in my hill-walking days, but Bioflow helps me live with it). My late mother suffered from osteoarthritis and osteoporosis. Her consultant advised to give up driving and that she would soon need a wheelchair. I gave her a Bioflow Elite and a Biopad for her chair. OK, it was not a cure, but no wheelchair and she was able to continue using her car for several more years.
OK, how does it work? I wish I knew! I have a Science degree although I have spent my career in IT, rather than Science. If University Science taught me anything, it was this. If one observes an effect and that effect is reproducible not just by the original observer, but by others working independently, then there is an underlying reason which cannot be dismissed as hokum.
I recall a surgeon who telephoned me a few years ago demanding to know how it worked! He was getting on in years and finding he was losing finger flexibility and this was affecting his work. Much against his professional judgement he accepted the loan of a Bioflow from a colleague. He noticed a definite improvement, so having found https://www.discoverymagnets.com in a google search he rang to purchase one. I explained that, despite the 2004 clinical trial in Devon which used the Bioflow Classic, there was no medically acceptable explanation of Bioflow, just that they worked for so many people and that in those few cases where someone might feel it had not worked, we offered a no-quibble 90-day money-back guarantee. Anyway, he bought one, and as he did not return it, I can only assume he was pleased by the result.
Are the results real?
People in pain and desperate for relief will try anything! and often, they say that, having spent their money, they do get relief. So, does Bioflow magnetic therapy have a real effect, or is it just a ‘placebo effect’, or even something else they did at the same time, such as a new prescription? Perhaps it was the magnet that helped? Well, just as with drugs, you can never be sure! Even if medical trials of new drugs have cost many millions and have been ‘proven’ effective, they may not work for you. And the side effects, unlike with magnetic therapy, may be severe and unexpected. Remember also, the drug companies with their millions invested in trials, put huge pressure on medical professionals to prescribe their drugs and to discredit alternate therapies such as magnets - just remember Vioxx!
I had a customer who purchased a Bioflow ladies Elite bracelet from me at the same time her doctor prescribed an alternative medication to Vioxx. Shortly before the 90 days were up she asked for a refund on the Bioflow as she felt the new (free) prescribed medication had helped her so much. A week later she rang, desperate to have her Bioflow back!
If you wear a Bioflow magnetic bracelet, such as the Explorer-2 and it seems to work, then you leave it off and the problem returns, then it could be genuine. If you do this several times with the same result, that’s a scientific study, with repeatable results. And if you think you’re wearing it but by chance you’re not and the pains come back, you’re close to certain! you have conducted your own blind trial. For most thinking people, that’s a good enough personal trial to trust.
A blind trial by a research group is where neither the staff conducting the study nor the participants know whether each person has an appliance or a dummy, This is to eliminate random chance, or wishful thinking, or cheating. The only magnetic wristband to have shown positive results in a medical trial like this is the Central Reverse Polarity system made by Bioflow Ltd.
GP Dr Richard Lawson found Bioflow magnatherapy effective for chronic pain. Most of his patients with chronic musculo-skeletal problems reported Bioflow magnets helped relieve their pain.
What is CRP
In the early 1990s, Nigel Broderick's company, Ecoflow, were magnetic ionising fuel savers - one model for cars and trucks, called Motoflow and a similar product for boilers and furnaces, called the Thermoflow. He patented the design which he called Central Reverse Polarity. An older merchanic fitting them reported that his pains had reduced. Similar stories came from distributors carrying Thermoflows or Motoflows in their pockets. Nigel who had designed the original product, investigated further and realised that his CRP replicated the electromagnetic pain relief used in hospitals. Nigel adapted his CRP system for personal therapeutic use using lighter stronger neodymium magnets. The beauty of Nigel's CRP design is that it created the effect of magnetic pole reversal on the bloodstream but with a static magnet. No other magnetic wristband does this.
At this time, there had been no trials on using magnets for pain relief, apart from the use of magnetic therapy machines to accelerate healing of fractures in some hospital physiotherapy departments.
Nigel found that his CRP system was mimicking the hospital electromagnetic machines, so he developed a wrist-sized Bioflow CRP using lightweight neodymium magnets, instead of heavier strontium ceramic in the Thermoflow.
The hospital equipment has 20 to 30 times the strength of typical wrist magnets, and rapidly changing magnetic flux: the north and south poles swap over many times a second.
Bioflow’s CRP also has these two critical features which make all the difference. As the blood flows quickly past the CRP unit on the wrist, it crosses the outer ring 400 gauss north pole, the main 2000 gauss south pole and the outer north pole again. This effect is continuous, so that over a relatively short period, all the blood in the body will have passed through the wrist and the effect of the CRP unit.