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Acupuncture is all over the news today. The reason is a study just out in BMJ-Open. The ...  was to investigate the efficacy of a standardised brief acupuncture approach for women with moderate-tosevere menopausal symptoms. Nine ...  Nine general practitioners with accredited education in acupuncture administered the treatments. The acupuncture style was western ...

...  David Colquhoun and I recently made in THE TIMES about acupuncture for children caught my attention. In it, Rebecca Avern, an ...  with the headline ‘Professors raise alarm over rise of acupuncture for children’. There has been little or nothing in the mainstream ...

...  Acupuncture for chronic back Pain? If you doubt it, the following announcement ...  nonpharmacological interventions, including exercise, acupuncture, spinal manipulation, and multidisciplinary rehabilitation for ...  evaluate the impact of, and strategies to best implement, acupuncture treatment of older adults (65 years and older) with chronic low ...

...  disease (CHD). Despite good evidence for effectiveness, acupuncture is often advocated for RA, and it has not been reported to prevent ...  analysis aimed to assess the risk of developing CHD in acupuncture-users and non-users of patients with RA. They identified 29,741 ...

...  systematic review was aimed at evaluating the effects of acupuncture on the quality of life of migraineurs.  Only randomized controlled ...  and the rest came from Iran, Israel, Australia and Sweden. Acupuncture resulted in lower Visual Analog Scale scores than medication at 1 ...

...  operate patients apparently with no other anaesthesia than acupuncture. Such films have undoubtedly contributed significantly to the common belief that acupuncture cannot possibly be a placebo (every single time I give a public ...

...  Two of these therapies are massage and acupuncture. Is one better than the other? This study compared the efficacy of classical massage (KMT, n = 66) with acupuncture therapy (AKU, n = 66) in patients with chronic back pain. The ...  the non-inferiority of classical massage compared with the acupuncture treatment in respect of the impairment in everyday life, with the ...

Acupuncture is a branch of alternative medicine where pseudo-science abounds. Here ...  study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of acupuncture in the management of primary dysmenorrhea. Sixty females aged 17-23 ...  study group or a control group. The study group received acupuncture for the duration of 20 minutes/day, for 15 days/month, for the ...

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