Acupuncture

Acupuncture

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Caption: Acupuncture needles in a woman's ear. This traditional Chinese practice uses needles to restore an energy flow through acupuncture points on the skin. It is used to relieve pain and to treat a wide range of disorders. Modern Western medicine explains the pain-relieving effects by suggesting that the needles stimulate the release of endorphins, the body's natural painkillers.

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Keywords: alternative, complementary, ear, face, female, head, healthcare, medical, medicine, needle, needles, pain-relieving, patient, piercing, remedy, stress-relieving, therapy, treatment, western acupuncture, woman

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