Questions tagged [acupuncture]

Traditionally Eastern process possibly dating back as far 2nd century BCE, which consists mainly of treating certain conditions in patients by the insertion and manipulation of small needles in the body at certain points to alter/redirect the body's forces/life energies.

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Is acupuncture an effective treatment?

What evidence is there for or against acupuncture being an effective treatment?
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Does the WHO recognise acupuncture as effective?

At around 5:50 onwards in the NHK World documentary How Acupuncture Helps Heal a Quake-Stricken Nepal, it's claimed that the World Health Organization recognises the effectiveness of acupuncture in ...