magnet therapy

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magnet therapy

n.
An alternative medical therapy in which the placement of magnets or magnetic devices on the skin is thought to prevent or treat symptoms of disease, especially pain.
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In any average town, you'll be able to find a clutch of nutty practitioners in biomagnetic therapy, acupuncture, shiatsu, colonic irrigation, crystal therapy, hypnotherapy, homeopathy, herbalism, craniosacral therapy, Rolfing (God knows what that is, but just hope it doesn't involve a didgeridoo), aromatherapy, and Siberian sexual head massage to cure bedwetting.
Florsheim's web site also educates the consumer on the benefits of biomagnetic therapy.
The tremendous success of the MagneForce(TM) Golf shoe line, coupled with the growing acceptance of biomagnetic therapy as a natural, non-invasive and non- medical pain solution, led Florsheim to introduce magnets into everyday shoes.