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Micropulsing
1. What can be done to reduce skin irritation on the wrist?
2. Why can’t I feel the current on my wrists?
3. Can the Silver Pulser be used for more than 2 hours per day?
4. Why were the silver and copper electrodes replaced with conductive rubber?
Picture of Silver Pulser
5. Are there any food or supplement restrictions while Micropulsing?
6. Are there any prescription drug restrictions while Micropulsing??
7. Can the Silver Pulser be used with other units?
8. What is the best way to use the Silver Pulser with the other SOTA units?
9. Is it okay to apply Micropulsing to animals?
10. I’ve heard electricity can be harmful. Why is the Silver Pulser beneficial?
11. Is the Silver Pulser approved or licensed by any governments?
12. How long should the battery last?
13. Where is the Silver Pulser manufactured?
14. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?
Ionic~Colloidal Silver
1. How much Ionic~Colloidal Silver should or can be taken daily?
2. Does Ionic~Colloidal Silver affect the friendly bacteria in the gut?
3. Will Ionic~Colloidal Silver purify water?
4. What is argyria?
5. What is the difference between Ionic~Colloidal Silver and Colloidal Silver?
6. What are the Different Methods for Making Ionic~Colloidal Silver?
7. When do I need to replace the Silver Wires?
8. Can I make other colloidal solutions, like colloidal gold or copper, with the Silver Pulser?
9. Is it okay to give Ionic~Colloidal Silver to animals?
Micropulsing
1. What can be done to reduce skin irritation on the wrist?
When using the Micropulsing electrodes the skin may become
irritated. Over time, the irritation usually decreases. With longer periods of continuous use, skin irritation is more likely.

Alternate wrists each day. One day use the right wrist and the next day use the left wrist in order to allow the skin to heal.

Here are a few additional suggestions:

a. Wet the sleeves using purified water or with Ionic~Colloidal Silver. Ionic~Colloidal Silver has a healing effect.
b. If unable to feel the current using only water, try a commercial saline solution for the eyes. This will be gentler on the skin than adding salt to the water.
c. A conductive gel can be added to the wet sleeves to reduce irritation.
d. Another option is to wrap a small square of paper towel around the electrodes instead of using the cotton sleeves. A customer passed this idea along from her health practitioner. Keep the paper wet. We find it works well and a small square of paper may last for several applications.
e. Wash wrists well after each session and apply a healing gel or lotion such as aloe vera, vitamin E oil or MSM cream.
f. Drink enough water to keep the body well hydrated. Your degree of hydration may affect your sensitivity.
g. Apply the Micropulsing electrodes for shorter periods of time until the irritation disappears.
h. Turn down the intensity.
2. Why can’t I feel the current on my wrists?
Over time and with extended use, it is common to build up a tolerance and not feel the current as strongly—even at maximum intensity. If the current is not felt, check the following:
a. Over time, the Rubber Probes will lose their conductivity. They may need to be cleaned and/or replaced. Try cleaning them first to see if that works.
b. Are the cotton sleeves either too wet or too dry?
If too wet, extra moisture on the wrist strap between the electrodes may be shorting the current so it is not entering the skin. The neoprene strap should be dry.
If the sleeves are too dry, there is not sufficient moisture to conduct a current.
c. To increase conductivity use a mild salt solution to wet the sleeves or add a conductive gel to the wet sleeves.
d. Drink plenty of water. Your degree of hydration may affect conductivity and whether or not you feel the microcurrents.
e. Are the electrodes properly positioned? One electrode should rest over the pulse point on the thumb side of the wrist and the other over the pulse point on the little finger side of the wrist. It is located in the soft hollow on the wrist in line with the little finger.
3. Can the Silver Pulser be used for more than 2 hours per day?
Yes. While typical use is 2 hours per day for at least 6–8 weeks, many choose to use the unit for longer periods each day. It can be used for more than 2 hours a day and many continue to use the unit for several months and even years.

When using the unit, whether for 2 hours or longer, it is important to increase the time gradually.

When discontinuing use of the unit, it is also advisable to gradually decrease the time as well.
4. Why were the silver and copper electrodes replaced with conductive rubber?
With the rising cost of silver, we knew we needed to find a more affordable solution for our Micropulsing Cords. The successful use of conductive rubber for the Bio Tuner Ear Clips encouraged us to try the same for Micropulsing. We found that conductive rubber works well, even with individuals who have sensitive skin. We are also discontinuing the copper electrodes as they sometimes create irritation. We have previously rejected using both stainless steel and conductive disposable pads, as they caused considerable irritation.
5. Are there any food or supplement restrictions while Micropulsing?
There are no food, vitamin, mineral or herbal supplement restrictions when Micropulsing. As a Wellness Tool, Micropulsing works best with a healthier lifestyle. For example, choosing to eat healthy, organic foods and minimizing or eliminating processed foods helps build health. Caution is advised if using potentially harmful substances such as recreational and prescription drugs, as it is not known if they will interact or if individual reactions may occur.
6. Are there any prescription drug restrictions while Micropulsing?
While no interactions have been reported to date, caution is advised if using prescription drugs, as it is not known if they will interact or if individual reactions may occur.

If you choose to try Micropulsing while using a prescription, consider pulsing prior to taking any prescriptions for the day. Start very slowly — 10 minutes per day — to see if you have a reaction. From there, slowly work your way up. Please use common sense and if you are feeling hesitant at all, do not use the Micropulsing feature of the Silver Pulser.
7. Can the Silver Pulser be used with the other SOTA units?
Yes. The units complement each other. It is okay and even advisable to use the units together. Each of the SOTA units also has a particular purpose for independent use.
8. What is the best way to use the Silver Pulser with the other SOTA units?
If looking to use the SOTA units together, begin with a single unit, gradually increasing the amount of time you use the unit day by day. All the while, you’re listening to your body, paying attention to how you’re feeling. If you are experiencing sluggishness, flu-like symptoms or other minor symptoms showing the body is moving itself towards wellness, reduce the time you are using the unit or depending on the experience take a break for a few days before resuming. The keys are tuning in to your body and consistency of effort. Listen to your body, respect what it’s telling you, and use the feedback. Make adjustments if you need to. The point is not to rush.

When's the best time to add in an additional SOTA unit(s)? Planning for "start dates" at least one day apart or more is a good idea. That said, many people can start all the units the same day, while others find it works best for them to begin with one unit, and gradually add in the additional units over time. Again, create a schedule that works for you and your lifestyle.

Each individual is unique. Some may be able to start them all immediately – and others may need to take a more gentle approach. Either way, it’s okay. This isn’t a “one-size fits all” situation. A Wellness Lifestyle is not a race - it’s a journey we choose for ourselves each day.
9. Is it okay to apply Micropulsing to animals?
Yes. While Micropulsing was designed for humans, it has been used with pets. The owners of SOTA, for example, have used Micropulsing on their dogs. The Microcurrents were applied for up to 30 minutes, and at a low setting. The electrodes were placed on the inside of each leg, where it was easiest to feel the pulse.

If you want to use the Micropulsing feature with your pet, we suggest doing a web search to find the pulse points for your furry friend. Please keep in mind, pets are much smaller than humans. They are known to respond more quickly and may be quite sensitive to the feeling of even gentle microcurrents, so best to proceed carefully. Do not use if it is obvious your pet is uncomfortable or distressed.
10. I’ve heard electricity can be harmful. Why is the Silver Pulser beneficial?
There is a difference between harmful and beneficial electric current. Microcurrent, pulsed magnetic field and frequency units are designed to feed the body safe levels of electricity. The SOTA units are all designed to stimulate and work with the body’s natural electricity.

On the other hand, high voltage transformers and power lines delivering electricity to our homes to run our household appliances and the wireless technology used by cell phones can have harmful effects.

The SOTA units have all passed testing to gain CE certification. This is a European standard that indicates an electronic unit conforms to essential safety requirements to operate as a household consumer product.
11. Is the Silver Pulser approved or licensed by any governments?
No, in 2003, Health Canada informed us the units could be sold as Consumer Products. As long as we made them available only for “general health, relaxation and well-being” the units could be classed as Consumer Products and would not require licensing.

The SOTA units, including the Silver Pulser, have all passed testing to gain CE certification. This is a European standard that indicates an electronic unit conforms to essential safety requirements to operate as a household consumer product.

The SOTA Silver Pulser is also RoHS Compliant. This is a European standard that restricts the use of 6 hazardous materials, including lead, in electronic and electrical equipment.
12. How long should the battery last?
The SOTA Silver Pulser has been designed to ensure the maximum life of a battery. Battery life depends on how high you need the output and the type of battery used. We recommend a 9-Volt Alkaline battery as they usually last between 10–15 hours. Due to the advanced circuitry of the model SP7, battery life for this model is typically between 12-18 hours.

It is important to use 9-Volt Alkaline batteries. Batteries that are marked “Heavy Duty” or “Extra Duty” are designed for slow drain items and will not work as efficiently with the Silver Pulser.

Rechargeable 9-Volt batteries are also an option for powering both features of the Silver Pulser. Be careful, though – not all rechargeable batteries are the same size. The only way to be certain the battery will fit in the enclosure properly is to try it with your Silver Pulser.

When making Ionic~Colloidal Silver it is not necessary to use a battery. Instead, the wall adaptor that comes with other SOTA units, or a purchased wall adaptor, can be used to make Ionic~Colloidal Silver. The wall adaptor should have the following specifications: an output from 6 to 12 Volts DC with a positive center pin that supplies at least 500 mA (milliamperes) of current.
13. Where is the Silver Pulser manufactured?
The manufacturing of the SOTA Products is a global collaboration. The following countries participate in the making of the Silver Pulser (listed in alphabetical order): Canada, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Mexico, South Korea, Taiwan and the USA. Our units say Made in China because China is the last step in the assembly of the units.

We are grateful that the people in all of these countries help us to produce quality products at reasonable prices for our customers.
14. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?
The feedback we receive from our customers is positive and encouraging. We have a large database of these experiences and we are very grateful to those who share their health journey with us.

Unfortunately, the politics of health currently prohibits us from sharing these testimonials with you. Government regulators consider testimonials to be misleading and deceptive, unless there are scientific studies to substantiate the testimonials.

We look forward to a time in the future when we will be able to share our testimonials openly.

Please share your experiences with us—how you have been helped or if you didn’t experience a benefit—either by email or telephone. Your experience helps us to learn the benefits and limitations of our products. We call your experiences our "Living Treasures", and we'd be honored to include yours.

Ionic~Colloidal Silver
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1. How much Ionic~Colloidal Silver should or can be taken daily?
Ionic~Colloidal Silver is meant to be used when needed rather than consuming continuously.

If taking Ionic~Colloidal Silver on a regular basis, up to 1 ounce (30 ml) per day is sufficient. Some choose to take several ounces, several times per day for several weeks. When drinking a larger quantity of Ionic~Colloidal Silver, it is best to sip in smaller amounts throughout the day, rather than one large dose. This will aid the body to more efficiently use the Ionic~Colloidal Silver.

As with any supplement used for an extended period of time, it is wise to take breaks. Two authors offer more precise suggestions based on their research: “In 1940 and 1966, respectively, R.A. Kehoe and I.H. Tipton reported that under normal circumstances the average daily diet will yield approximately 50 mcg to 100 mcg of silver.” (Colloidal Silver by Zane Baranowski)

One teaspoon (5 ml) of 5 PPM contains about 25 mcg of silver. That means about 1 ounce or 30 ml (6 teaspoons) contains about 150 mcg of silver. This is ample considering the amounts suggested by Kehoe and Tipton.

Based on the Kehoe and Tipton research, another author suggests drinking a cautious amount daily. He suggests at 5 PPM, ~50 mcg (2 teaspoons or 10 ml) to 100 mcg (4 teaspoons or 20 ml) is a “nutritional” daily quantity and any amount above that be considered a “therapeutic” quantity. In some circumstances, a therapeutic amount may be preferred for a period of time. (“A Closer Look At Colloidal Silver” by Peter A. Lindemann)
2. Does Ionic~Colloidal Silver affect the friendly bacteria in the gut?
Many years ago, a biochemist let us know that he had conducted an informal experiment in his lab. After making Ionic~Colloidal Silver in the 3–5 PPM strength, he added it to gut bacteria. He observed the growth of the bacteria was slowed when combined with Ionic~Colloidal Silver. When he stopped adding the Ionic~Colloidal Silver, the bacteria were alive and well. This indicated that the Ionic~Colloidal Silver temporarily halted the growth but ultimately did not harm the gut bacteria.

To date, we are not aware of any evidence that Ionic~Colloidal Silver harms the friendly bacteria in the gut. However, having our microbiome—the bacteria in our intestinal tract—teaming with friendly bacteria is critical to our health. For this reason many people choose to take a probiotic (friendly bacteria supplement) as part of a Wellness Lifestyle. Remember, it is important to take occasional breaks from drinking Ionic~Colloidal Silver. When taking a break, it may be wise to take a probiotic supplement.
3. Will Ionic~Colloidal Silver purify water?
Ionic~Colloidal Silver can be used to sterilize water but not purify it. To purify water, a filtration system is required in order to remove dissolved solids, heavy metals and particulate matter. Ionic~Colloidal Silver can sterilize water as it kills bacteria and other pathogens.

As a guide, it is suggested to add 3 Tablespoons (45 ml) of Ionic~Colloidal Silver to one gallon (4 litres) of water for at least 6 minutes to cleanse mildly contaminated water. This is a highly subjective ratio, however, as the ratio of Ionic~Colloidal Silver and how long it needs to cleanse the water will depend on the degree of contamination. More virulent pathogens would take a stronger ratio for a longer time.

Laboratory tests show Ionic~Colloidal Silver made with the Silver Pulser effectively kills pathogens.
4. What is argyria?
Argyria is a darkening of the skin, a bluish tinge, which occurs when silver molecules are pushed out to the skin and exposed to light. Darkening of the moons of the fingernails is often an early sign of argyria. The bluish tinge becomes especially noticeable around the eyes and nose. Ingesting very large quantities of Ionic~Colloidal Silver over a longer period of time could possibly result in argyria.

It is important when making your own Ionic~Colloidal Silver to use distilled water rather than water with added salt or water that is rich in minerals. The silver will react with the chloride in salt or with the minerals to form compounds. Over time argyria is more likely to occur, as these larger molecules are not as readily used by the body and are more likely to be pushed out through the skin. Such compounds could also form using silver that is less than 99.9% pure.

The risk of argyria is considered greater with larger particle sizes. When made with a constant current unit using distilled water, the particle size remains small so the risk of argyria is considered less.

Reports of argyria are rare … especially considering the thousands of people who are drinking Ionic~Colloidal Silver today. We have had only three reports:

1. In one case a large quantity of a solution made with tap water was being consumed on a daily basis over several years. The tap water was high in minerals producing silver compounds with larger particles.

2. In another case, a large quantity was consumed over several years that was made by adding salt to the water and later by adding baking soda. The result is larger particles than Ionic~Colloidal Silver that is made using distilled water. In addition, the silver solution was applied topically to the face for a period of time.

3. In the third case, the Ionic~Colloidal Silver was properly made. The individual had been consuming 8 ounces (250 ml) a day for 4 years. Darkening of the moons of the fingernails had started.

The risk of argyria is greater for those who are deficient in selenium or vitamin E and who also regularly consume large amounts of Ionic~Colloidal Silver. In addition to taking breaks from ingesting Ionic~Colloidal Silver, it may be wise to supplement with vitamin E and selenium.
5. What is the difference between Ionic~Colloidal Silver and Colloidal Silver?
The simple answer is that Colloidal Silver will have larger particle sizes than Ionic~Colloidal Silver.

The more detailed answer is that the Ionic~Colloidal Silver, while mostly ionic does have some colloidal properties as well. To make a true Colloidal Silver, a more expensive and complicated process is required to ensure a consistent and small enough particle size.

Is one more beneficial to the body than the other? Both forms can be readily absorbed, however each have their own unique properties. Ionic~Colloidal Silver simply has a smaller particle size than Colloidal Silver and is easier to make at home.

For the purposes of ease in communication, we often call Ionic~Colloidal Silver a solution. Technically though, it should be referred to as an Ionic~Colloidal Silver electrolyte. The term electrolyte means there are ions created in the water that conduct electricity. (Special thanks to G.F. for helping us with the science.)
6. What are the Different Methods for Making Ionic~Colloidal Silver?
When making your own Ionic~Colloidal Silver, the present method using Constant Current produces the best solution. With Constant Current room temperature water is used.

The method for making a silver solution evolved quickly after the Physicist who first introduced the idea to make your own Colloidal Silver. At first, he demonstrated with tap water. The chlorine in the tap water increased the conductivity. With the application of the electric current, the silver reacted with the chlorine to quickly make a silver solution for demonstration purposes. It is best to avoid chlorinated water, as the particle size is larger as a result of the formation of silver chloride.

There are three methods for making Ionic~Colloidal Silver. Only the first method is applicable for Constant Current units:
1. Constant Current Method: With constant current, room temperature distilled water can be used. The process is not accelerated by heating the water or adding salt as described in the other two methods. Constant current produces a high-quality silver solution that is largely Ionic Silver. The ionic form ensures a very tiny particle size—a form the body seems to readily absorb.
2. Heating Water Method: To increase the conductivity of distilled water, it is heated. This produces an Ionic~Colloidal Silver with a small particle size. Using hot water will not speed the process with a Constant Current unit as it works independent of the temperature of the water.
3. Salt Method: Adding a pinch of salt was originally recommended to increase the conductivity and speed the making of Colloidal Silver. This method has been effective for many people but the particle sizes are larger as the silver reacts with the salt to form silver chloride. This solution may not be as effective and with long-term use the risk of argyria, a darkening of the skin, is higher. Using salt will not speed the process with a Constant Current unit as constant current takes the same amount of time regardless of the water.
7. When do I need to replace the Silver Wires?
The Silver Wires last a long time. When both wires have become thin enough to break easily, it is time to replace them. Silver comes off only one wire when making Ionic~Colloidal Silver so rotating the Silver Wires will even the wear between the wires. By interchanging the position of the wires in the Silver Wire Holder with each use, the wires will wear evenly.
8. Can I make other colloidal solutions, like colloidal gold or copper, with the Silver Pulser?
While we have never tried to make anything other than Ionic~Colloidal Silver with the Silver Pulser, technically it should be possible, however we do not recommend it. We are not aware of the parameters involved in making, nor the safety of ingesting, other colloidal solutions made using the Silver Pulser.
9. Is it okay to give Ionic~Colloidal Silver to animals?
Yes. Many people report giving pets Ionic~Colloidal Silver. Some add it to their pet’s drinking water, others place a small amount in a separate bowl entirely, and others use a dropper or oral syringe to place it directly into the mouth of a pet.

Ionic~Colloidal Silver is frequently used topically on animals as needed.



Magnetic Pulser back to top
1. What Mode should I use—Regular or Fast?
2. The Hand Paddle gets warm after one or two sessions. Is there a problem with my unit?
3. What is the difference between the North and South Polarity of the Hand Paddle?
Picture of Magnetic Pulser
4. My Magnetic Pulser doesn’t make a metal washer jump like I have seen demonstrated. Is it not as powerful?
5. My Hand Paddle doesn't make a sound—a click—is there something wrong?
6. The sound of my Hand Paddle has changed. Is my unit losing power?
7. Can the Magnetic Pulser be used with other units?
8. What is the best way to use the Magnetic Pulser with the other SOTA units?
9. Is it okay to use the Magnetic Pulser on animals?
10. I’ve heard electricity can be harmful. Why is the Magnetic Pulser beneficial?
11. Is the Magnetic Pulser approved or licensed by any governments?
12. Where is the Magnetic Pulser manufactured?
13. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?

1. What Mode should I use—Regular or Fast?
Which mode to use can depend on why you are using the Magnetic Pulser:

Use the Regular Mode for applications that require deeper penetration of the magnetic field. The higher Gauss output (6000 Gauss) of the Regular Mode means the intensity of the magnetic field is much greater and the field penetrates deeper (9”). The benefit of the Regular Mode is the strength of the field generated. The trade-off is it takes approximately 5-7 seconds for each pulse to be delivered.

Use the Fast Mode for applications that are closer to the surface of the body. The lower Gauss output (2500 Gauss) of the Fast Mode means the intensity of the magnetic field is not as strong, nor does the magnetic field penetrate as deeply (7”). The benefit of the Fast Mode is the pulses are delivered very quickly, approximately every second. The trade-off is the intensity of each pulse is less.

In summary Regular Mode = high Gauss every 5-7 seconds and Fast Mode = lower Gauss every second.
2. The Hand Paddle gets warm after one or two sessions. Is there a problem with my unit?
It is normal for the Hand Paddle to get warm. The coil encased in the Hand Paddle generates heat when the magnetic field is released. If it becomes uncomfortable, place some padding between you and the Hand Paddle. The magnetic field penetrates at least 9 inches or 23 cm so it will penetrate the padding. If the heat becomes too uncomfortable, turn the unit off and allow the Hand Paddle to cool completely before continuing.
3. What is the difference between the North and South Polarity of the Hand Paddle?
The SOTA Magnetic Pulser is designed to emit a distinct North Pole and South Pole just as static magnets do. Most of the research with pulsed magnetic fields, however, has ignored polarity. Research on the properties and use of either North or South Polarity has come from the use of static magnets, not pulsed magnetic fields (PMF).

North Polarity, marked as Bio North (-) on the Magnetic Pulser, is known to have a more calming effect. In general, North Polarity is the more commonly used side for most applications. South Polarity, by contrast, is known to have a stimulating effect. Use of South Polarity is cautioned to ensure that unwanted stimulation does not occur.
4. My Magnetic Pulser doesn’t make a metal washer jump like I have seen demonstrated. Is it not as powerful?
The "flying washer" is not meant to test the strength (power) nor quality of the magnetic field. It was simply used to show the presence of a magnetic field, so any movement of a steel washer indicates a magnetic field is being generated.

Originally when Russ demonstrated the flying washer, he placed the steel washer in the center of an open coil. The center of an open coil is where the magnetic field is the most intense so the washer goes flying. Once the coil is encased in plastic, the washer does still jump but it does not fly as it does with an open coil.

Russ uses an F.W. Bell 5080 Tesla Meter to accurately measure the strength and quality of the magnetic field.

In the following video, Russ demonstrates how a steel washer responds to the SOTA Magnetic Pulser coil with both an open and encased coil. You’ll see how the washer responds while the coil is encased compared to when it is an open coil.


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5. My Hand Paddle doesn't make a sound—a click—is there something wrong?
Some Hand Paddles make a loud clicking sound when the magnetic pulse is released, while others are silent. The difference is due to the placement of the coil within the casing when it’s manufactured, so each Magnetic Pulser is unique. As long as the lights work and the beep sounds when the sound option is ON, your Magnetic Pulser is working properly.
6. The sound of my Hand Paddle has changed. Is my unit losing power?
It isn't unusual for the clicking noise in the Hand Paddle to either increase or decrease over time. With use, the magnetic coil in the Hand Paddle can shift—making the clicking sound decrease or in some cases increase. Changes in the sound of the paddle are completely normal and are not an indication the power or functioning of the unit is diminished.
7. Can the Magnetic Pulser be used with the other SOTA units?
Yes. The units complement each other. It is okay and even advisable to use the units together. Each of the SOTA units also has a particular purpose for independent use.
8. What is the best way to use the Magnetic Pulser with the other SOTA units?
If looking to use the SOTA units together, begin with a single unit, gradually increasing the amount of time you use the unit day by day. All the while, you’re listening to your body, paying attention to how you’re feeling. If you are experiencing sluggishness, flu-like symptoms or other minor symptoms showing the body is moving itself towards wellness, reduce the time you are using the unit or depending on the experience take a break for a few days before resuming. The keys are tuning in to your body and consistency of effort. Listen to your body, respect what it’s telling you, and use the feedback. Make adjustments if you need to. The point is not to rush.

When's the best time to add in an additional SOTA unit(s)? Planning for "start dates" at least one day apart or more is a good idea. That said, many people can start all the units the same day, while others find it works best for them to begin with one unit, and gradually add in the additional units over time. Again, create a schedule that works for you and your lifestyle.

Each individual is unique. Some may be able to start them all immediately – and others may need to take a more gentle approach. Either way, it’s okay. This isn’t a “one-size fits all” situation. A Wellness Lifestyle is not a race - it’s a journey we choose for ourselves each day.
9. Is it okay to use the Magnetic Pulser on animals?
Yes. The Magnetic Pulser is a popular unit for use on pets because its easy-to-use Hand Paddle makes it simple to apply to any area. Remember the paddle will naturally heat up as pulsing continues… pets often like the warmth, but be careful not to let “warm” turn to “hot”.
10. I’ve heard electricity can be harmful. Why is the Magnetic Pulser beneficial?
There is a difference between harmful and beneficial electric current. Microcurrent, pulsed magnetic field and frequency units are designed to feed the body safe levels of electricity. The SOTA units are all designed to stimulate and work with the body’s natural electricity.

On the other hand, high voltage transformers and power lines delivering electricity to our homes to run our household appliances and the wireless technology used by cell phones can have harmful effects.

The SOTA units have all passed testing to gain CE certification. This is a European standard that indicates an electronic unit conforms to essential safety requirements to operate as a household consumer product.
11. Is the Magnetic Pulser approved or licensed by any governments?
No, in 2003, Health Canada informed us the units could be sold as Consumer Products. As long as we made them available only for “general health, relaxation and well-being” the units could be classed as Consumer Products and would not require licensing.

The SOTA units, including the Magnetic Pulser, have all passed testing to gain CE certification. This is a European standard that indicates an electronic unit conforms to essential safety requirements to operate as a household consumer product.

The SOTA Magnetic Pulser is also RoHS Compliant. This is a European standard that restricts the use of 6 hazardous materials, including lead, in electronic and electrical equipment.
12. Where is the Magnetic Pulser manufactured?
The manufacturing of the SOTA Products is a global collaboration. The following countries participate in the making of the Magnetic Pulser (listed in alphabetical order): Canada, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, South Korea, Thailand and the USA. Our units say Made in China because China is the last step in the assembly of the units.

We are grateful that the people in all of these countries help us to produce quality products at reasonable prices for our customers.
13. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?
The feedback we receive from our customers is positive and encouraging. We have a large database of these experiences and we are very grateful to those who share their health journey with us.

Unfortunately, the politics of health currently prohibits us from sharing these testimonials with you. Government regulators consider testimonials to be misleading and deceptive, unless there are scientific studies to substantiate the testimonials.

We look forward to a time in the future when we will be able to share our testimonials openly.

Please share your experiences with us—how you have been helped or if you didn’t experience a benefit—either by email or telephone. Your experience helps us to learn the benefits and limitations of our products. We call your experiences our "Living Treasures", and we'd be honored to include yours.



Water Ozonator back to top
1. Can the Water Ozonator be used to ozonate olive oil?
2. Can the Water Ozonator be used to ozonate food, like fruits and vegetables?
3. Can I use pure oxygen with the Water Ozonator?
4. Can the Water Ozonator be used to purify water?
5. Does ozonating change ionized water?
Picture of Water Ozonator
6. Is it okay to use ozonated water with animals?
7. Where is the Water Ozonator manufactured?
8. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?


1. Can the Water Ozonator be used to ozonate olive oil?
A medical grade ozone unit that uses pure oxygen is best for ozonating olive oil. To properly ozonate olive oil with ambient air, it needs to solidify which can take days.
2. Can the Water Ozonator be used to ozonate food, like fruits and vegetables?
Yes, it’s easy to ozonate fruits and vegetables with the Water Ozonator. Just immerse them in cold water and ozonate for about 15 minutes or so. The colder the water the better, as more ozone can saturate the water.

It is also possible to ozonate poultry, fish or other meats. Again, simply soak the meat in a sink of cold water and ozonate for 15 minutes or more.

If you choose to use your Water Ozonator for these purposes be sure to have one Airstone & Tubing (AST) just for drinking water, and separate Airstone & Tubing for fruits and vegetables and again, for meats.
3. Can I use pure oxygen with the Water Ozonator?
The Water Ozonator was not designed for use with pure oxygen.

The Water Ozonator uses ambient air to produce high quality ozone. Pure oxygen can be very hard on the internal components of any ozonator. As a result, the components needed for pure oxygen-fed ozonators are very expensive. Medical grade ozone units that use pure oxygen are much more costly. Using ambient air, the SOTA Water Ozonator remains affordable and simpler to use in the home.
4. Can the Water Ozonator be used to purify water?
There is sterilizing water and purifying water. Sterilizing and purifying water may sound like they are one and the same, but they are actually two different processes.

Water sterilization means bacteria and other organic pathogens or microbes are killed. Sterilizing water is one of the steps involved in water purification.

Purifying water includes additional steps beyond simply sterilizing the water. In order to purify water, filters are required to remove chemicals, minerals, heavy metals, and other particulate matter. A filtration system is required to purify water.

The SOTA Water Ozonator can be used to sterilize water. When using the SOTA Water Ozonator, the time required to sterilize water depends on both the volume of water and the degree of contamination.
5. Does ozonating change ionized water?
A Water Ionizer splits water into two streams—acidic and alkaline. The alkaline water has a higher pH so is considered helpful to alkalize the body for better health. Our testing has produced inconsistent results. Sometimes when we’ve ozonated a glass of alkaline water, the pH has been slightly lower and other times the pH of the water was not changed. We do not know but it is possible that the quality of the ambient air determines whether or not the ozone lowers the pH.
6. Is it okay to use ozonated water with animals?
The Water Ozonator can be used to sterilize drinking water. It’s not practical, however, to ozonate the water for the benefit of extra oxygen—unless the pet drinks it immediately—as the ozone dissipates very quickly.
7. Where is the Water Ozonator manufactured?
The manufacturing of the SOTA Products is a global collaboration. The following countries participate in the making of the Water Ozonator (listed in alphabetical order):Canada, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand and the USA. Our units say Made in China because China is the last step in the assembly of the units.

We are grateful that the people in all of these countries help us to produce quality products at reasonable prices for our customers.
8. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?
The feedback we receive from our customers is positive and encouraging. We have a large database of these experiences and we are very grateful to those who share their health journey with us.

Unfortunately, the politics of health currently prohibits us from sharing these testimonials with you. Government regulators consider testimonials to be misleading and deceptive, unless there are scientific studies to substantiate the testimonials.

We look forward to a time in the future when we will be able to share our testimonials openly.

Please share your experiences with us—how you have been helped or if you didn’t experience a benefit—either by email or telephone. Your experience helps us to learn the benefits and limitations of our products. We call your experiences our "Living Treasures", and we'd be honored to include yours.




Bio Tuner back to top
1. Do I need to have the Bio Tuner on high in order for it to work best?
2. Is it normal for my ears to turn red after I use the earclips?
3. What are the six modes for?
Picture of Bio Tuner
4. Can the Bio Tuner be used with other units?
5. Is it okay to use the Bio Tuner on animals?
6. I’ve heard electricity can be harmful. Why is the Bio Tuner beneficial?
7. Is the Bio Tuner approved or licensed by any governments?
8. How long should the battery last?
9. Where is the Bio Tuner manufactured?
10. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?

1. Do I need to have the Bio Tuner on high in order for it to work best?
The unit does not need to be turned up to maximum. Turn the intensity switch only until the current can be felt. It is best that the level of intensity be comfortable. With repeated use, the buzzing sensation may not be felt as much.
2. Is it normal for my ears to turn red after I use the ear clips?
There may be some redness to the ear lobes in the early stages of use. This often occurs with electrical stimulation directly on the skin. To reduce any irritation, wet the electrodes before each timed session or add conductive gel. With very sensitive skin, it may be necessary to apply a healing lotion and take a break from using the unit.
3. What are the six modes for?
The Bio Tuner offers six different Modes. Mode 1 is the main mode – this mode has been featured on all earlier Bio Tuner Models. The physicist who invented the unit, recommended varying the Modes with longer term use, as your body can become acclimatized if only one mode is used. He also suggested the Earth or Schumann frequency in Modes 3 and 6 may enhance meditation and consciousness.

The choice of modes also allows you to try different Modes for comfort. You may find some Modes are more comfortable than others. You can experiment to discover what works best for you.

In all Modes, the base frequency of 1,000 Hz pulse-modulated by 111.11 Hz is present. Modes 4, 5, and 6 may have a more gentle feel as the intensity of these modes is approximately ½ that of Modes 1, 2 and 3.

One Mode is not considered more beneficial than another.
4. Can the Bio Tuner be used with the other SOTA units?
Yes. The units complement each other. It is okay and even advisable to use the units together. Each of the SOTA units also has a particular purpose for independent use.
5. Is it okay to use the Bio Tuner on animals?
We don’t know. We have no feedback about the Bio Tuner being used on animals nor have we tried it on our own pets. We do not know enough about the differences between humans and animals to be able to form an opinion on whether it would be safe or not. At this time, we do not recommend using the Bio Tuner on animals.
6. I’ve heard electricity can be harmful. Why is the Bio Tuner beneficial?
There is a difference between harmful and beneficial electric current. Microcurrent, pulsed magnetic field and frequency units are designed to feed the body safe levels of electricity. The SOTA units are all designed to stimulate and work with the body’s natural electricity.

On the other hand, high voltage transformers and power lines delivering electricity to our homes to run our household appliances and the wireless technology used by cell phones can have harmful effects.

The SOTA units have all passed testing to gain CE certification. This is a European standard that indicates an electronic unit conforms to essential safety requirements to operate as a household consumer product.
7. Is the Bio Tuner approved or licensed by any governments?
No, in 2003, Health Canada informed us the units could be sold as Consumer Products. As long as we made them available only for “general health, relaxation and well-being” the units could be classed as Consumer Products and would not require licensing.

The SOTA units, including the Bio Tuner, have all passed testing to gain CE certification. This is a European standard that indicates an electronic unit conforms to essential safety requirements to operate as a household consumer product.

The SOTA Bio Tuner is also RoHS Compliant. This is a European standard that restricts the use of 6 hazardous materials, including lead, in electronic and electrical equipment.
8. How long should the battery last?
The SOTA Bio Tuner has been designed to ensure the maximum life of a battery. Battery life depends on how high you need the output and the type of battery used. We recommend a 9-Volt Alkaline battery as they usually last between 12–20 hours.

It is important to use 9-Volt Alkaline batteries. Batteries that are marked “Heavy Duty” or “Extra Duty” are designed for slow drain items and will not work as efficiently with the Bio Tuner.

Rechargeable 9-Volt batteries are also an option for powering the Bio Tuner. Be careful, though – not all rechargeable batteries are the same size. The only way to be certain the battery will fit in the enclosure properly is to try it with your Bio Tuner.
9. Where is the Bio Tuner manufactured?
The manufacturing of the SOTA Products is a global collaboration. The following countries participate in the making of the Bio Tuner (listed in alphabetical order): Canada, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Morocco, Thailand and Taiwan. Our units say Made in China because China is the last step in the assembly of the units.

We are grateful that the people in all of these countries help us to produce quality products at reasonable prices for our customers.
10. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?
The feedback we receive from our customers is positive and encouraging. We have a large database of these experiences and we are very grateful to those who share their health journey with us.

Unfortunately, the politics of health currently prohibits us from sharing these testimonials with you. Government regulators consider testimonials to be misleading and deceptive, unless there are scientific studies to substantiate the testimonials.

We look forward to a time in the future when we will be able to share our testimonials openly.

Please share your experiences with us—how you have been helped or if you didn’t experience a benefit—either by email or telephone. Your experience helps us to learn the benefits and limitations of our products. We call your experiences our "Living Treasures", and we'd be honored to include yours.



LightWorks back to top
1. What is Infrared light?
2. Is this the same as Ultraviolet light?
3. How deep does the LED light penetrate?
4. Will LED light damage my skin?
Picture of LightWorks
5. Does wearing lotion keep the light from penetrating my skin?
6. Can the LightWorks be used with other units?
7. Is it okay to use the LightWorks on animals?
8. Is the LightWorks approved or licensed by any governments?
9. Where is the LightWorks manufactured?
10. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?

1. What is Infrared light?
We tend to think of light in terms of what we see. Some light frequencies, however, are beyond the range of visible light so we do not see them with the naked eye. Light is created by electromagnetic frequencies. We see visible light as colors that range from Blues to Green, Yellow, Orange and Reds. Different colors are created by the different frequencies of light. The frequency of light is so rapid or high, that light is expressed by wavelength or nanometers (nm) rather than the frequency in cycles per second or Hertz.

Violet is at one end of the spectrum with a higher frequency or more rapid vibration and Red is at the other end, with a lower frequency or slower vibration. Light beyond the visible Violet range is called Ultraviolet light and light beyond the Red end of the light spectrum is called Infrared light. Far Infrared (FIR) light generates heat and is used in saunas. Near Infrared (NIR) light, as used in the LightWorks, is naturally emitted by body cells.
2. Is this the same as Ultraviolet light?
No, Ultraviolet light is at the Blue end of the light spectrum—shorter wavelengths and higher frequencies. Red and Near Infrared (NIR) light are at the other end of the light spectrum—longer wavelengths and lower frequencies. We do not see Ultraviolet light as it is beyond the visible range of light. We are advised to be careful about the amount of Ultraviolet light to which we are exposed, as this light is responsible for sunburns and aging of the skin. There are no such cautions with the Red and NIR light or other colors in the visible spectrum.
3. How deep does the LED light penetrate?
The degree of penetration varies depending on the color of the light. The fact that light stimulates reactions in the body is more important than how deeply a color penetrates. Light of any color is effective as the light creates reactions in the body similar to photosynthesis in plants. The light stimulates reactions that continue after the session with the light has ended.

With regards to penetration depth, although Near Infrared (NIR) cannot be seen, it penetrates the deepest. Light penetration decreases moving from Infrared to Red to Orange to Yellow to Green to Blue. Blue has the lowest light penetration.

Other factors that determine how deeply light penetrates are:
A greater intensity of light increases the penetration compared to a lower intensity of the same color. Intensity is measured by Joules per cm² or milliwatts per cm².
The skin can determine the depth of penetration. The skin is able to absorb light more deeply in certain areas of the body.
Most importantly, light can penetrate more deeply into the body if it travels along a meridian—one of the invisible light transmission paths originally discovered by the Ancient Chinese as part of the acupuncture system.
4. Will LED light damage my skin?
No. LED light as well as the frequencies of the LightWorks are considered beneficial to skin tissue.
5. Does wearing lotion keep the light from penetrating my skin?
A natural cream or lotion that is absorbed by the skin should not block the LED light. For maximum effectiveness though, avoid applying heavy creams or lotions before using the LightWorks.
6. Can the LightWorks be used with the other SOTA units?
Yes. The units complement each other. It is okay and even advisable to use the units together. Each of the SOTA units also has a particular purpose for independent use.
7. Is it okay to use the LightWorks on animals?
Yes. The LightWorks is a popular unit for use on pets because its easy-to-use Hand Paddle makes it simple to apply to any area. Light triggers ongoing benefits so even brief periods of exposure can be useful. Remember to avoid aiming the light directly into the eyes of an animal.
8. Is the LightWorks approved or licensed by any governments?
No, the LightWorks is considered a consumer product for general health and well-being and does not require licensing.

The SOTA units, including the LightWorks, have all passed testing to gain CE certification. This is a European standard that indicates an electronic unit conforms to essential safety requirements to operate as a household consumer product.

The SOTA LightWorks is also RoHS Compliant. This is a European standard that restricts the use of 6 hazardous materials, including lead, in electronic and electrical equipment.
9. Where is the LightWorks manufactured?
The manufacturing of the SOTA Products is a global collaboration. The following countries participate in the making of the LightWorks (listed in alphabetical order): Canada, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, South Korea and Taiwan. Our units say Made in China because China is the last step in the assembly of the units.

We are grateful that the people in all of these countries help us to produce quality products at reasonable prices for our customers.
10. Do you have any testimonials about the benefits of using the SOTA units?
The feedback we receive from our customers is positive and encouraging. We have a large database of these experiences and we are very grateful to those who share their health journey with us.

Unfortunately, the politics of health currently prohibits us from sharing these testimonials with you. Government regulators consider testimonials to be misleading and deceptive, unless there are scientific studies to substantiate the testimonials.

We look forward to a time in the future when we will be able to share our testimonials openly.

Please share your experiences with us—how you have been helped or if you didn’t experience a benefit—either by email or telephone. Your experience helps us to learn the benefits and limitations of our products. We call your experiences our "Living Treasures", and we'd be honored to include yours.

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