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Does acupuncture trigger release of endorphins?
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Dr. Pejman Katiraei
Holistic Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Acupuncture can influence the activity of our brain and central nervous system (autonomic nervous system), and through this influence it can affect the release of endorphins.

In brief: Yes
Acupuncture can influence the activity of our brain and central nervous system (autonomic nervous system), and through this influence it can affect the release of endorphins.
Dr. Pejman Katiraei
Dr. Pejman Katiraei
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
In brief: Yes
The following chemicals/neurotransmitters can be impacted by acupuncture: serotonin, norepinephrine, sbustance p, gaba, dopamine, b- endorphin, acth, dynorphins, leucine - enkephalin & methionine-enkephalin.
Different forms of acupuncture have different impacts on the body.

In brief: Yes
The following chemicals/neurotransmitters can be impacted by acupuncture: serotonin, norepinephrine, sbustance p, gaba, dopamine, b- endorphin, acth, dynorphins, leucine - enkephalin & methionine-enkephalin.
Different forms of acupuncture have different impacts on the body.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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