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Acupuncture: More than Pain Management

A review of the research and potential of an ancient therapy in modern times

It is now widely accepted across health care disciplines throughout the world that acupuncture can be effective in treating such painful conditions as migraine headaches, and low back, neck and knee pain, as well as a range of painful musculoskeletal conditions. Less well known is some of the promising research showing that this ancient form of treatment can be valuable in treating such diverse conditions as infertility, depression and allergic rhinitis (hay fever) — to name a few.

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Acupuncture in Pain Management: Strengths and Weaknesses of a Promising Non-Pharmacologic Therapy in the Age of the Opioid Epidemic.

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