A 39-year-old member asked:
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went to the doctor and he suggested acupuncture. what disorders are provened to be helped by acupunture?

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Dr. Martin Rossman
52 years experience Holistic Medicine
Long list: There is a long list of conditions that the world healrh organization created - many pain conditions, allergies, anxiety among them. Like everything else doesn't work for everyone but helps most people. Try 3-6 treatments. Very safe in qualified hands.
Answered on Oct 5, 2013
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
WHO conditions: According to world health organization acupuncture is effective for chemotherapy adverse rxns , allergic rhinitis, depression, dysentery, dysmenorrhea, epigastralgia, facial pain, headache, hypertension, hypotension, labor induction, pain (knee, neck & back), leucopenia, fetus malposition, morning sickness, nausea, vomiting, dental pain, shoulder arthritis, postoperative pain, renal colic, etc.
Answered on Jan 27, 2013

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