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Chronic Pain Acupuncture

Proof That Acupuncture Works for Chronic Pain

In what may be the most significant research to emerge in the last five years, an international collaboration, involving some of the UK’s top acupuncture researchers, has provided definitive evidence that acupuncture is effective for chronic pain. 17,922 patients were evaluated across twenty-nine studies identified for inclusion. The effects of acupuncture were tested in clinical […]

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Autumn

Get Ready for Autumn

In Chinese medicine, autumn is governed by the Metal Element. As the nights start to cool and the energy shifts, it’s a great time to visit your acupuncturist for a balancing treatment to help you ride through the changes more easily. Metal is associated with the Lung, so practitioners tend to see a rise in […]

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Understanding Acupuncture

Understanding Acupuncture

by Stephen J. Birch PhD BA LicAc & Robert L. Felt I found the chapter on the theoretical basis of acupuncture very interesting, this information may be useful to anyone with a general interest. The initial chapters of the book cover a lot of historical information regarding acupuncture, which is really fascinating. On the whole […]

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