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Acupuncture | Oct 4, 2010 PM

The Benefits of Acupuncture And Its Role In Health Care

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE?Evidence from Modern Outcome StudiesGeneral improvements in health status have been observed in conjunction with acupuncture treatment. For example, a study of 76...

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Acupuncture | Oct 4, 2010 PM

Acupuncture Efficacy And Indications

Acupuncture has been continuously and widely used as a primary medical modality for over 2,500 years in the most populous civilization on earth (China and its sphere of East Asian cultural influence)...

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Acupuncture | Oct 4, 2010 PM

Commonly Used Acupuncture Points

In ancient times, the number of acupuncture points was established to be the same as the number of days in the year: 365. These points were mapped to 14 major meridian lines, one meridian for each of...

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Acupuncture | Oct 4, 2010 PM

Clinical practice of acupuncture

Most modern acupuncturists use disposable stainless steel needles of fine diameter (0.007 to 0.020 in (0.18 to 0.51 mm)), sterilized with ethylene oxide or by autoclave. These needles are far smaller...

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