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Synonyms for acupuncture

treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin

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For more information about acupuncture therapy treatments or other rehabilitation services offered by P&C Rehabilitation Services, please feel free to visit the office website at www.
However, the present study still supports our concept to simplify acupuncture therapy to use a common set of acupoints for all types of obesity classified by TCM rather than the specific set of acupoints for each type of obesity [20, 21] Our recommended acupoints, which achieved weight reduction in both types of obesity, may help the acupuncturists who have no experience to classify the correct obesity type.
This report describes a case of a pneumothorax caused by acupuncture therapy.
A: In the study, our hypothesis is that acupuncture therapy will control the blood pressure of patients who never started or were taken off their medications and have blood pressure values in excess of 140/90 before the initiation of the acupuncture treatment.
The clinic allegedly provided a range of services including ultrasonic fetus examinations, acupuncture therapy and intravenous drips in addition to abortions.
The claim can also cover the cost of any medication, chiropractic treatments, massage treatments, acupuncture therapy, physiotherapy and the like, that are not reimbursed by the plaintiff's medical benefits insurer or automobile insurer in Section B benefits (in the case of a motor vehicle accident).
Now, Vital Savings by Aetna participants can receive the same discounts on alternative health care services, including chiropractic care, acupuncture therapy, massage therapy and nutritional counseling.
London, October 17 ( ANI ): Acupuncture therapy along with anti-depressants helps fight depression more effectively than drugs alone, a new study has found.
The patient had clinically recovered after six sessions of acupuncture therapy.
A BOY of 14 branded "Satan's child" by his own mother is having acupuncture therapy to calm him down.
As a last resort, we tried acupuncture therapy over the GV14 (Da zhui) point located at the interspinal space between C7-T1 (Fig.
Today, patients suffering from chronic pain, eating disorders, smoking, certain terminal illnesses, and even aging can now seek treatment from an entirely different and refreshing new approach to acupuncture therapy previously unavailable in this area.
44) A randomized double-blind study of the effect of acupuncture on the radial artery diameter of patients with severe migraine demonstrated that acupuncture is not limited to a placebo effect and adds support to a measurable objective effect of acupuncture therapy in patients with migraine.
Those in the treatment arm received acupuncture therapy three times per week during the seven-week course of radiotherapy.
Since many more patients were using acupuncture in China than in the United States, the relative frequency of acupuncture therapy for each disorder was used as the basis for comparison.