Magnet Therapy - Which Side


Which Side of a Bio-Magnet to Use? It Matters!


Our Rare Earth Biomagnets are properly focused Negative (-) and/or Positive (+) Polarity. This is a very important factor because the response of the individual magnetic poles has differing effects on the physiology of the human body.

NEGATIVE or geological North is always marked with the Negative symbol (-) and/or colored green. The Negative Pole helps the body to normalize and supports healing painful conditions. The Negative Polarity can be used anywhere on the body.

POSITIVE or geological South is always marked with the Positive symbol (+) and/or colored red. The Positive Pole stimulates all forms of life, including bacteria. Techniques using positive polarity are used sparingly and only for very specific therapies.

The Negative Pole gives one effect
and the Positive Pole gives another
and It Matters!

Why is this a warning? Because the first rule of healing is Do No Harm!

A recurrent problem in this science and the biomagnetic health and research industry is that magnet manufacturers, and many people in general, do not understand the important difference in universally marking the poles correctly.

Additionally, some Biomagnet companies are actually insensitive or ignorant in the use of proper field therapies. It is important for you, the end user, to understand the basic, vital difference between the geological North (negative) and South (positive) Pole effects and to be "product wise" when selecting magnetic products to be used for health therapies.

For example: Many magnet manufacturers put an N or an S on their magnets. But, their N or S marking is an engineers symbol and means North or South seeking.

What seeks the North? The South seeks the North. That means the N on the magnet may be the South (positive) Pole, a dangerous pole to use indiscriminately!

This is important because incorrectly marked magnets can give energy that has been shown to be dangerous to your health if you're constantly using South (positive) on an area you wouldn't want stimulated such as an ankle with edema, or a tumorous area in the body, etc.

Knowledgeable biomagnetic scientists agree that biomagnetic applications be very specific in regard to using only the proper poles and that they be electromagnetically marked either Negative (-) or Positive (+).

Based on the simplest laws of physics, the wrong side of the magnet placed over sensitive tissue can cause damage. Remember, South Pole is positive. Positive is stimulating and could stimulate all forms of life including bacteria, viruses, increased swelling, increased cancer rates, etc.

The geological North Pole is negative. Negative charges create negative energy, the calming healing energy. Since so many do not know the difference between the true poles and the seeking poles of a magnet, BiomagScience as a scientific biomagnetic institute, has chosen to use Negative (-) and Positive (+) markings on our Biomagnets.

For your safety, all Biomagnets are triple tested with a measuring instrument known as a magnetometer. This testing device accurately reads negative (geological North) and positive (geological South). The universal markings for these poles are Green for Negative (-) and Red for Positive (+)

Be aware of what kind of Biomagnets you're getting before you buy. Insist on true geological North (negative) and South (positive). Wrong pole markings can be harmful to your health.




The Following Is An Overview Of The Magnetic Pole
Effects On The Physiology Of The Human Body --
It Matters!


THE Negative POLE (Geological North)
Green is the universal Biomagnetic color for Negative Polarity.

  • The Negative Pole has an arresting effect on bacteria and growths, and a sedating effect on the nerve tissue; sedates or inhibits pain. Reduces congestion

  • Controls inflammatory conditions in the joints (redness, warmth, swelling)

  • Slows down overactive organs. Decreases activity

  • Attracts oxygen, charges and properly increases cellular DNA

  • Contracts the tissue; draws fluid

  • Speeds up the coagulation of blood. Controls the bleeding of wounds

  • Calming, relaxing cellular energy - reduces swelling

  • Dissolves build-up of fatty materials. Reduction of fatty deposits in veins and arteries

  • Decreases abnormal calcium ions

  • Decreases bridge lengths between gene transmitter and receptor cites aiding complete neural transmission for better metabolism and faster healing.

Summary Negative Pole:

  • The negative pole (-), North side of the magnet is the pole most frequently used for healing. It is very important to health. Trauma causes the cellular condition to go into a positive acid state. The negative pole will increase alkalinity and reduce acidity
  • It decreases acidity in ailments by reducing the hydrogen ion, increasing pH and causing alkalinity to bring the tissue back to normal. Alkalinity fights colds, bacteria and increases oxygen to the cell
  • The negative pole energy is best used for: arthritis, bleeding, wounds, sores, boils, eczema, skin rashes, burns, infections, toothache, kidney infection, kidney stones, cancer, bladder complaints and, in all kinds of aches, pains, and swellings that have redness, warmth, or swelling
  • When you hurt yourself, your brain sends out negative charges directly to the area to heal. The negative field of the magnet amplifies and expedites this natural healing condition

THE Positive POLE (Geological South)
Red is the universal Biomagnetic color for positive polarity.

  • The Positive Pole is positive energy

  • Stimulates all forms of life including bacteria -- therefore it should never be used where there is an infection

  • Stimulates the organs in its energy field. Increases activity. Also, attracts and increases acidity

  • Expands, enlarges, softens and relaxes tissues by increasing inter and intracellular fluids. Great for backaches

  • Dilates blood vessels. Vasodilator. Can create additional bleeding when there is a cut or abrasion

  • Should not be used on swelling

  • The Positive Pole should be applied carefully and used only in specific techniques defined in Peter Kulish's book Conquering Pain The Art of Healing With Biomagnetisim

Summary Positive Pole:

  • The Positive Pole energy is used for: very carefully under the guidance of a Certified BioMagnetic Therapist for under active (hypo-active) gland and/or organs; such as adrenal, thyroid, pancreas, etc. Also used to neutralize stomach acid

  • Especially important: Used as part of Proper Polarity Therapy for; bone fractures, cartilage repair, back pain, and in the Meridian Energizing Therapy for advanced illnesses to potentate and energize nerve cells

  • See Therapy Techniques in Peter Kulish's book Conquering Pain The Art of Healing With Biomagnetisim


What Are the Energy Meridians of the Body?

The scientific and medical community have identified the body's normal, electrical, current-flow patterns. As seen in the anatomical (thumbs out) illustration, the right side front (anterior) and the left side back (posterior) of the limbs, shoulders and hips are all Positive (red) meridians. The exact opposite side of these body locations are Negative (green) meridians.

Why Are The Meridians Important in Treatment?

The meridians are like the battery terminals in your car. You would never reverse the polarity because it causes the battery to spark and short-circuit the system. The same is true when applying a magnet on the human body. The Negative (usually green) side of the magnet must be placed on the Negative (green) meridian to amplify the body's correct current-flow for quick relief. Do not put the Negative (green) side on the Positive (red) meridian.

How Do I Treat Pain in the Positive, Red Meridian?

The negative pole helps the body to normalize and heal painful conditions. Techniques using positive polarity are used sparingly and only for very specific treatments.

When the pain occurs in the Positive (red) meridian, simply place the Negative (green) side magnet exactly on the back (opposite) side of the limb, shoulder, hip, hands, feet, wrists, ankles, etc. in the Negative (green) meridian. This will properly amplify the body's natural currents. Users indicate that the pain is reduced quickly.

NOTE: Most people have reported that placing the Negative (green) side magnet on the Positive (red) meridian has increased pain. That is because the electromotive amplification generated by the magnetic field goes against the body's natural current-flow.

If the pain is in the Negative (green) meridian place the Negative (green) side of the magnet directly on the site.  If the pain is in the Positive (red) meridian please follow the examples below to assure proper treatment.

Using Negative (-) or Positive (+) Placement:

Always place the negative (-) green side towards the skin at the pain location as shown in the Correct Polarity Placement diagram.


  • Carpal Tunnel on the right (anterior) wrist requires placement of the Negative (green) side of the magnet on the back side (posterior) exactly opposite the pain.

  • If the pain is on the right front (anterior) of the knee or ankle put the Negative (green) side magnet on the back of the knee or ankle, just opposite the pain.

  • If the pain is in the back (posterior) left shoulder, hip, leg or arm - place the Negative (green) side of the magnet on the - front (anterior) just opposite the pain.

  • If the pain is in the front (anterior) right shoulder or hip place the Negative (green) side magnet on the back (posterior) just opposite the pain.


- from "CONQUERING PAIN - The Art of Healing With BioMagnetism" by Peter Kulish. His scientific studies are recognized worldwide by hospitals and universities for the treatment of pain and serious medical conditions.


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