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Why elite athletes use acupuncture

date 27 Oct 14

There has been an increased focus on acupuncture for sports performance and recovery in the press this summer with Tour De France winner Vincenzo Nibali receiving acupuncture everyday throughout the three week competition to help keep him in optimum condition.


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Acupuncture – most effective alternative therapy for musculoskeletal conditions

date 20 Jun 14

A report by Arthritis Research UK found ‘consistent evidence’ that acupuncture relieves the symptoms of osteoarthritis, low back pain and fibromyalgia based on 72 trials including 12,400 participants. read more >>


Acupuncture most effective treatment for recurrent urinary tract infections after antibiotics

date 12 Jan 14

Researchers at Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute are to publish a study in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases next week reviewing previous research on prophylaxis (preventative treatment) of recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs). read more >>