What's the science behind acupuncture?

Answer There have been few empirical studies on acupuncture and therefore insufficient evidence for its routine use in western medicine; however,researchers *have* conducted double blind studies which ind... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What's the science behind acupuncture

Whats your opinion on acupuncture.?

I met a guy a few weeks ago on here who is a TCM doctor from China that specializes in treating obesity. Before I met him, I did not think accupuncture could be used for that, but after having tal... Read More »

Why do some acupuncture skeptics use bad science to support claims of "nothing more than placebo"?

I think those types peruse this section and answer questions to put doubt in people's minds. I really don't care if these people accept our medicine or not. They always print the same answers and... Read More »

How can i get a job doing cow acupuncture?

I have not heard of cow acupuncture. They do use acupuncture in some vet's offices, but these aren't that common. It is mostly on smaller animals like dogs, or on horses.To be an acupuncturist you ... Read More »

Has anyone tried acupuncture?

My wife has had several couses of accupunture for arthritis in her spine. She swears by it. I have known lots of people have success with accupuncture- and when I ask them if it hurts the answer is... Read More »