• AUGUST 11, 2020

    Bibliography

    Advantages of Collaborative Acupuncture or Acupressure Regarding the Side Effects of the Following Types of Medications / Therapies by John M. Ackerman, M.D., Diplomate in Psychiatry, December 2005.

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    Needles and Nerves

    1998 article in Discover Magazine reporting on experience of scientific skeptics regarding acupuncture DISCOVER Vol. 19 No. 9 (September 1998)

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    Acupuncture in Stroke Treatment

    Acupuncture therapy for stroke-caused conditions such as paralysis, speech and swallowing problems, and depression is commonly used in the Orient. By Russ Erickson, M.D.

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    Incorporating Medical Acupuncture into a Standard Medical Practice

    Read this article by J. K. Rotchford, M.D. MPH if you are a doctor interested in integrating Medical Acupuncture in your current practice.

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    Acupuncture and the Raison D’Etre for Alternative Medicine

    Read an interview with Bruce Pomeranz, PhD who first published that analgesia in acupuncture is mediated by endorphins and that acupuncture accelerates wound healing. (Interviewed in Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, Nov. 1996, Vol.2, No.6, p.85-91)

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    Acupuncture and Seasonal Allergies

    Acupuncture is an excellent treatment option for seasonal allergies.

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    Acupuncture in Cancer Treatment

    Can acupuncture help cancer patients? Is there a place for acupuncture in treating cancer?

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    NCCAM Acupuncture Information and Resource Package

    Provides general information about acupuncture, summaries of National Institute of Health research findings on acupuncture, information for the health consumer, a list of additional information resources and a glossary that defines terms.

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    An Overview Of Medical Acupuncture

    Medical acupuncture is acupuncture that has been successfully incorporated into medical or allied health practices in Western countries. It is derived from Asian and European sources, and is practiced in both pure and hybrid forms.

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    • AUGUST 11, 2020

    Frequently Asked Questions

    In November of 1997 the National Institutes of Health convened a conference on acupuncture to determine what answers to questions of diagnosis and treatment we do have from a rigorous scientific standpoint.

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    • JUNE 30, 2020

    “Doctor, What’s This Acupuncture All About?”

    Acupuncture is a method of encouraging the body to promote natural healing and to improve functioning. This is done by inserting needles and applying heat or electrical stimulation at very precise acupuncture points.

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