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A 37-year-old member asked:

How effective does acupuncture work for pain in my?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Maybe good?: It works very well for many types of pain (as well as coxygeal pain) :) but - it does not work for all types of pain.
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A 41-year-old member asked:

How good does acupuncture work for pain?

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Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 42 years experience
It depends: For certain painful conditions acupuncture can be very helpful; major surgery has been performed using acupuncture as the only anesthetic! but every person/situation is unique, so the only way to see how it works for you is to try it. And, or course, there are different styles/techniques of acupuncture, so some acupuncturists may help you more than others.
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