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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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Acupunture versus venlafaxine for the management of vasomotor symptoms in patients with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial.
Just relax: Emma McKinney has acupunture from Dr Dong Miao to cure her Hay Fever at Acupuncture & Herbs in Great Western Arcade.
Acupunture and reiki are now available on the NHS with doctors acknowledging the age-old treatments can be hugely beneficial in targeting pain, stress and even quitting smoking.
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): A new study has found that wrist acupunture or acupressure can significantly reduce vomiting and nausea symptoms, which are generally experienced after surgery.
Clinical Outcomes in IVF Patients Rate of Rate of Clinical Implantation Pregnancy Laser acupunture (n = 2002) 34% 55% Needle acupuncture (n = 200) 29% 52% Laser sham (n = 198) 27% 44% Relaxation (n = 203) 25% 45% No therapy (n = 197) 30% 50% Source: Dr.
With the new data provided by the OED, some new additions are acupunture point and, flowery to modify any of the following nouns (Empire, Kingdom, Land, Nation), mainly referring to China.
Acupunture for treatment of a nonhealing brown recluse spider bite: a case report.
Effects of Acupunture on Exercise-induced Muscle Soreness and Serun Creatine Kinase Activity.