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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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The application of cuppertheraphy as much allopathical as the acupunctural increase cupperhemic and fertility of the treated bovine females.
Chen, "Mechanism of Acupunctural Anesthesia: The Two-Gate Control Theory," 33 Diseases of the Nervous System (November, 1972), 730-735.
Le Dinh Ai enlightens his clients with advanced acupunctural treatment, spiritual guidance, and "positive energy," something he believes is transferable from one person to another.
Visualize this acupunctural network as an equivalent to our circulatory system, except distributing life-force energy.
The feasibility of cuppertheraphy was demonstrated applying both allopathically and acupunctural methods in order to increase the hematological and hemochemical profiles.