A recent paper on dry needling appears to want to change the definition and practice of dry needling to resemble acupuncture closer than ever before and still be considered dry needling
Robert Davis, one of the co-presidents of SAR talks about the Society for Acupuncture Research, research quality issues in China and the final word on acupuncture and chronic pain.
The most controversial concept in all of Chinese medicine is the concept of qi (pronounced chee) flowing through invisible lines called meridians. Researchers question their origins in this article.
Is conventional medicine actually evidence based? Maybe not as much as you might think! A closer look at a double standard in medicine.
What are the risks of Acupuncture?
1) A 2001 survey of Acupuncturists practicing in the UK reported no serious adverse events, and 43 minor events out of 34,407 acupuncture treatments.