Acupuncture has long been known as an effective analgesic – whether to reduce headache pain, musculoskeletal pain, menstrual pain or plantar fasciitis. Acupuncture is now an established therapy for pain management.
Now evidence exists to support the therapeutic use of acupuncture to reduce pain in people living with cancer.
This is really important information as it means that people can reduce their reliance on prescription medications and improve their quality of life. Acupuncture has the added benefit of improving sleep, reducing stress and supporting better circulation. It is also known to reduce nausea and vomiting during chemotherapy.
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