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    Default Acupuncture Beats Injected Morphine: Groundbreaking Study

    Sayer Ji
    August 6 2016

    An amazing new study has found that acupuncture, the ancient practice of using needles to stimulate bodily self healing, is more effective than intravenous morphine for pain.
    A truly groundbreaking study published in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine titled, “Acupuncture vs intravenous morphine in the management of acute pain in the ED,” reveals that acupuncture -- one of the oldest techniques to treat pain -- is more effective, faster in relieving pain, and with less adverse effects, than intravenous morphine.
    The study was conducted over the course of a 1-year period at the Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital in Tunisia, a tertiary care facility with over 100,000 Emergency Department (ED) visits per year

    Read more: http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/acu...breaking-study

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    Default Re: Acupuncture Beats Injected Morphine: Groundbreaking Study

    I read somewhere that this may be related to the newly discovered "organ," the interstitium.
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    Default Re: Acupuncture Beats Injected Morphine: Groundbreaking Study

    Perhaps the meridian system that conducts the chi through the known acupuncture points actually is real. Go figure! Perhaps millions of students of Traditional Chinese Medicine were not wrong after all.

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    Default Re: Acupuncture Beats Injected Morphine: Groundbreaking Study

    Mauria, the "American Indians" had a great heritage too, and it's led to where we find ourselves today in different places medicinally speaking. My ancestry is mostly Western European with a small North African % so yes we herb yu
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