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What effect will acupuncture have on natural killer cells?
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Dr. Kevin Considine
Family Medicine
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In brief: Questionable
The answer is no one is really sure although there have been reports in some studies that there is a boost in white counts in those that are treated with accupuncture.

In brief: Questionable
The answer is no one is really sure although there have been reports in some studies that there is a boost in white counts in those that are treated with accupuncture.
Dr. Kevin Considine
Dr. Kevin Considine
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
In brief: May stimulate them ?
There is research that suggests that acupuncture may stimulate natural killer cells.
http://www.foxvalleyacupuncture.com/index.php/acupuncture-stimulates-natural-killer-cells-attack-cancer & http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc3135660/.

In brief: May stimulate them ?
There is research that suggests that acupuncture may stimulate natural killer cells.
http://www.foxvalleyacupuncture.com/index.php/acupuncture-stimulates-natural-killer-cells-attack-cancer & http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc3135660/.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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