Acupuncture

Acupuncture is among the oldest healing practices in the world. As part of traditional Chinese medicine. A whole medical system that originated in China. It is based on the concept that disease results from disruption in the flow of qi and imbalance in the forces of yin and yang.
What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is an ancient practice of medicine. It originated over 2,500 years ago. The procedure of acupuncture has been used to treat and relieve symptoms of a wide range of diseases and conditions.

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Does acupuncture relieve migraines?

Does acupuncture relieve migraines?

No quick fix: Missouri finds managing pain without opioids isn’t fast or easy

No quick fix: Missouri finds managing pain without opioids isn’t fast or easy

Study evaluates feasibility of using T'ai Chi to improve chronic low back pain in older adults

Study evaluates feasibility of using T'ai Chi to improve chronic low back pain in older adults

How to differentiate between a panic attack and heart attack

How to differentiate between a panic attack and heart attack

Medi-Cal benefits eliminated a decade ago, such as foot care and eyeglasses, are back

Medi-Cal benefits eliminated a decade ago, such as foot care and eyeglasses, are back

Patient-reported outcomes linked to aromatase inhibitor adherence

Patient-reported outcomes linked to aromatase inhibitor adherence

Non-drug therapies may reduce adverse outcomes in service members with chronic pain

Non-drug therapies may reduce adverse outcomes in service members with chronic pain

Cancer patients report less dry mouth after receiving acupuncture treatment

Cancer patients report less dry mouth after receiving acupuncture treatment

Study: Complementary health approach is recommended by over half of U.S. office-based physicians

Study: Complementary health approach is recommended by over half of U.S. office-based physicians

JACM special issue focuses on challenges in inter-rater reliability in Traditional Chinese Medicine

JACM special issue focuses on challenges in inter-rater reliability in Traditional Chinese Medicine

PCORI Board approves $70 million to support projects designed to improve care for health conditions

PCORI Board approves $70 million to support projects designed to improve care for health conditions

NIH awards $945 million through NIH HEAL Initiative to reverse opioid crisis

NIH awards $945 million through NIH HEAL Initiative to reverse opioid crisis

Cryoablation procedure could be an alternative to surgery for breast cancer

Cryoablation procedure could be an alternative to surgery for breast cancer

Breast cancer patients with mental health conditions have higher opioid use, reduced survival

Breast cancer patients with mental health conditions have higher opioid use, reduced survival

Self-administered acupressure could help improve lower back pain symptoms

Self-administered acupressure could help improve lower back pain symptoms

90% of hepatitis cases, 65% hepatitis deaths preventable by 2030

90% of hepatitis cases, 65% hepatitis deaths preventable by 2030

New study to examine neuroimaging neurofeedback for pain after spinal cord injury

New study to examine neuroimaging neurofeedback for pain after spinal cord injury

Federal suit alleges ‘staggering’ urine drug testing fraud at Tennessee pain clinics

Federal suit alleges ‘staggering’ urine drug testing fraud at Tennessee pain clinics

How the Eastern Cherokee took control of their health care

How the Eastern Cherokee took control of their health care

Review provides new recommendations to manage menopausal symptoms after breast cancer

Review provides new recommendations to manage menopausal symptoms after breast cancer