HealthmateForever TENS EMS unit YK15

TENS - Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulations
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulations (TENS) are safe non-invasive,
drug-free methods of pain management. TENS is currently one of the most
commonly used forms of electro- analgesia. The TENS device relieves pain
by sending small electrical impulses through electrodes placed on the skin to
underlying nerve fibers. TENS works by two different mechanisms.
First, electrical stimulation of the nerve fibers can block a pain signal from
being carried to the brain. If the signal is blocked, pain is not perceived.
Secondly, the body has its own mechanism for suppressing pain. It does
this by releasing natural compounds called endorphins which act as
Included in this package:
Illustrations of the device and accessories
1 TENS EMS device
4 sets of self-adhesive electrode pads 2 ½ inches
4 sets of dual leads wire with dia. 3.5mm plug
3 AAA batteries
Acupuncture Points Chart
User Manual
Warranty Card
Pads holder
Gift box
By effectively managing pain without drugs. TENS allows many people
with chronic pain conditions to resume daily activity. TENS has proven to be
beneficial in the treatment of acute and chronic pain caused by pain related
medical conditions. When TENS is used as an analgesic, patients are
instructed to try different frequencies and intensities to find those that provide
them with the best pain control. Optimal settings of stimulus parameters are
subjective and are determined by trial and error. Electrode positioning is
quite important. Usually the electrodes are initially placed on the skin over
the painful area, but other locations may give comparable or even better pain
relief such as:
Over cutaneous nerves
Acupuncture points
Trigger points
Powered Muscle Stimulator (PMS) is intended to stimulate healthy
muscles in order to improve or facilitate muscle performance.
1. Relaxation of muscle spasms
2. Prevention or retardation of disuse atrophy
3. Increasing local blood circulation
4. Muscle conditioning
5. Immediate post-surgical stimulation of calf muscles to prevent
venous thrombosis
6. Maintaining or increasing range of motion
One pad feels
stronger than the
This is normal.
Different areas of
your body will react
Nothing needs to be done.
Make sure the pads are
moist and are making good
During the massage,
the skin feels a
painful burning
sensation or the
stimulation becomes
Adhesive gel pads
are not adhering
firmly to the skin. Or
the gel pads are too
Apply a few drops of water to
adhesive surface of each pad
and make sure the pads are
pressed firmly to the skin
during application.
Unit is on, but no
sensation is felt in
the pads
Both pads are not
firmly on the skin. Or
there is a loose
connection. Or the
intensity level needs
to be increased
Make sure both pads are
firmly pressed to the skin.
Make sure all connections
are secure from the unit to
the wires and the wires to
the pads. Increase the
intensity level
Adhesive gel pads
do not stick to skin
even after cleaning
and moistening the
gel pad.
Adhesive gel pads
need to be replaced
Unit does not turn
on or the screen is
Battery is low
Does not provide
adequate pain relief.
Replace the set of pads.
Pads can be purchased from
Use your massager 20-30
minutes at a time, 3-6 times
per day. Lie on your back for
neck support when you need
relief for headaches or neck
Do not use this device if you have a cardiac pacemaker, implanted
defibrillator, or other implanted metallic or electronic device. Such use could
cause electric shock, burns, electrical interference, or death.
Recharge the battery
Not using it long
enough or frequently
enough. Not lying
down when
massaging neck.
The long-term effects of chronic electrical stimulation are unknown.
Stimulation should not be applied over the carotid sinus nerve, particularly
in patients with a known sensitivity to the carotid sinus reflex.
Stimulation should not be applied over the neck or mouth. Severe spasm
of the laryngeal and pharyngeal muscles may occur and the contractions
may be strong enough to close the airway or cause difficulty in breathing.
Stimulation should not be applied trans-thoracic ally in that the introduction
of electrical current into the heart may cause cardiac arrhythmias.
Stimulation should not be applied trans-cerebrally.
Stimulation should not be applied over swollen, infected, or inflamed areas
or skin eruptions, e.g., phlebitis, thrombophlebitis, varicose veins, etc.
Stimulation should not be applied over, or in proximity to, cancerous
Safety of this device for use during pregnancy has not been established.
Caution should be used for patients with suspected or diagnosed heart
Caution should be used for patients with suspected or diagnosed epilepsy.
Caution should be used in the presence of the following:
a. When there is a tendency to hemorrhage following acute trauma or
b. Following recent surgical procedures when muscle contraction may
disrupt the healing process;
c. Over the menstruating or pregnant uterus;
d. Over areas of the skin which lack normal sensation.
Some patients may experience skin irritation or hypersensitivity due to the
electrical stimulation or electrical conductive medium. The irritation can
usually be reduced by using an alternate conductive medium, or alternate
electrode placement.
Electrode placement and stimulation settings should be based on the
guidance of the prescribing practitioner.
The device should be kept out of the reach of children.
The device should be used only with the leads and electrodes
recommended for use by the manufacturer.
This device should not be used while driving, operating machinery, or
during any activity in which involuntary muscle contractions may put the
user at undue risk of injury.
Adverse Reactions May Include:
Skin irritation and burns beneath the stimulation electrodes applied to
your skin
Headache and other painful sensations during or following the
application of electrical stimulation near your eyes, to your head and face
You should stop using the device and consult with your physician if you
experience any adverse reactions from the device.
Manufacturer’s Warranty
Simulating kneading penetrates into the muscles to help
reduce tension,stress,& fatigue.
Simulating acupuncture provides the same sensation
without needles,by utilizing electronic pulses to achieve
the sensation of differing needle depths. The general
theory of acupuncture is based on the premise that there
are patterns of energy flow (Qi) through the body that are
essential for health.Disruptions of this flow are believed to
be responsible for disease.Acupuncture may correct
imbalances of flow at identifiable points close to the skin.
It ha been known to help treat addiction,stroke
rehabilitation,headache,menstrual cramps,tennis
elbow,fibromyalgia, myofascial pain,osteoarthritis,low
back pain,carpal tunnel syndrome,asthma & many other
HealthmateForever guarantees this product free from defects in material
and workmanship.
Information regarding how to obtain your warranty service can be found on
our website at
Mode Descriptions:
We suggest that you initially experiment using each of the 15 modes. The mode
or combination of modes that gives you the most desirable sensations and
comfort is the most appropriate one to use for your current therapy session.
Adjust the intensity as needed for each mode.
15 different therapeutic massage modes with different waveforms:
Neck, Shoulder, Back, Elbow, Hip, Ankle, Knee, Foot/Hand, Wrist, Knead,
Acupuncture, Tapping, Cupping, Scraping, Random (rotates through all of the
modes interchangeably)
15 Modes:
P1: Neck
P2: Shoulder P3: Back
P4: Elbow
P5: Hip
P6: Ankle
P7: Knee
P8: Hand/Foot P9: Wrist
P10: Knead
P11: Acupuncture P12: Tapping P13: Cupping P14: Scraping P15: Random
Simulating tapping is intended to produce a hard
thumping sensation that massages your muscles,which
can give you an invigorated and revitalized feeling-its
especially effective for muscle relaxing
Simulating cupping,relatively constant stimulation
contracts muscles.Used to help treat pain,deep scar
tissues in the muscles and connective tissue,muscle
knots,and swelling.
Simulating scraping releases unhealthy elements from
injured areas and stimulates blood flow and healing.
Cleaning and/or maintenance instructions:
Make sure your skin has been cleaned of all dirt, oil, or lotions.
When preparing to apply the electrode pads make note that putting a
few drops of tap water on your fingers and rubbing them onto the
electrode pads will help them maintain their adhesiveness.
When your current session is complete, always turn the device off
before the removal of the electrode pads from your body or before
unplugging any of the lead-wires.
Once the device is off, you may then remove the electrode pads &
Place the protective film back on the pads or place the pads on
unplug the lead-wire(s) you used during your session.
Directions for use:
the provided collection board.
Store the unit in a cool, dry place until next use.
A Large, easy to read LCD display of 15 modes, time, intensity and
battery level indicator;
Backlight: press any key to turn light on to see the LCD display
either in the dim light or at midnight;
Time setting, adjustable up to 80 minutes;
15 different therapeutic massage modes with different waveforms;
Double value: 4 outputs with independent intensity control in Channel
A1/A2, B1/B2;
The device is powerful as 4 outputs have 100% power. The power is not
divided by 4 outputs to weaken the strength;
20 intensity level settings;
Speed (+) increases frequency of mode;
Speed (–) decreases frequency of mode;
The device is powered by replaceable 3 AAA batteries;
Power saving with Auto shut off when the device is not used.
Press the wire plug firmly to the output port at the top of the unit
Connect the electrode pads to the electrode wire by inserting pins to the
female pin electrodes;
Remove the protective film and place the electrode pads on the targeted
area, making sure that both pads are on the skin and not overlapping;
To set the time of use, press the TIME+ or TIME – button on the left hand side
of the device. Time is adjustable up to 80 minutes; Timing of treatment
should be at least 10-20 minutes. However, you may treat yourself for as
long as you like;
Turn on the unit via the on/off switch; it will automatically start from mode 1;
Change the modes by pressing one of the 15 different mode buttons
displayed on the front of your device;
Gradually increase the intensity by pressing intensity (+) button for the
channel in use; to decrease the strength, press the (–) button for the
channel in use;
Intensity should be set at a level where you will experience some
muscular vibration and involuntary muscle movements. It should be set to
give a “comfortable” treatment. The treatment should not or need not be
Frequency of the treatment should be at one to three sessions every day
initially, to get the most effective therapy. However, you may
treat yourself as often as you like;
Enjoy the unlimited soothing therapy anytime anywhere you desire.
Relaxation, Anywhere, Anytime