FAQ: What Type of Batteries Should I use?

FAQ: What Type of Batteries Should I use?

Alpha-Stim® is a handheld, battery-powered medical device. Your Alpha-Stim will arrive with lithium batteries to get you started (AA for Alpha-Stim M and AAA for Alpha-Stim AID.) Here are some important things to know when it’s time to change the batteries in your...
Numbness Can Be More Disruptive than Pain

Numbness Can Be More Disruptive than Pain

An alarming number of Americans live with chronic pain. According to the National Institutes of Health, It is one of the most common causes of long-term disability, and it affects more Americans than diabetes, heart disease, and cancer combined. Many people experience...
How Much Does it Cost to Treat Depression?

How Much Does it Cost to Treat Depression?

Depression is increasingly widespread in the United States. In 2016 alone, 16.2 million adults experienced one or more depressive episodes – a number that correlates to 6.7% of adults in the nation. And it’s not just adults who suffer. In that same year, 3.1 million...
Four Simple Steps to Getting An Alpha-Stim

Four Simple Steps to Getting An Alpha-Stim

If you’re ready for relief from your depression, anxiety, insomnia, or pain and are interested in a fast, safe and proven effective non-drug solution, look no further. Here are four simple steps to getting started with Alpha-Stim® and getting back to the activities...
Top 5 Alpha-Stim Technical Support Tips

Top 5 Alpha-Stim Technical Support Tips

If you’re having problems with your Alpha-Stim not working, try these top 5 tech support tips to help troubleshoot your issue.   1. Check your batteries If your device won’t turn on, try replacing your batteries. Be sure to replace them with new batteries that...
Comparing Alpha-Stim vs. TENS for Pain Relief

Comparing Alpha-Stim vs. TENS for Pain Relief

The question is often asked—how does the technology used by Alpha-Stim compare to the technology used by a Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) device? In order to understand the difference, we need to first look at the purpose of each device. While a...