What does it mean if the needles hurt during acupuncture?

Answer Acupuncture uses thin needles to stimulate pressure points on the body to promote healing, a practice in Asia for thousands of years, according to the National Institutes of Health's National Cente... Read More »

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How many needles are used in acupuncture?

In most cases, acupuncturists use six to eight needles during the course of one acupuncture treatment, according to Dr. Lingling Li, a National Board Certified Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbalist an... Read More »

Will acupuncture cure my pins and needles?

as you know ron . i tried that on my whip lash .. well iam still in pain with it .. so may be something else.

Do needles really really really hurt?

Since in the diabetes area I'm assuming you're asking about insulin needles. Todays needles are relatively painless MOST of the time. Some people are more sensitive in an area than others. For inst... Read More »

Do needles to numb your toe hurt?

it will hurt a bit, but honestly not as much as it will hurt if your toe gets infected! it stings and the pressure is what is always the most painful to me, but not for some people. I'm just a gian... Read More »