auricular acupuncture


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auricular acupuncture

acupuncture performed using points on the ear that have been mapped to specific anatomical areas of the body.

auricular acupuncture

A type of acupuncture once practised in China and recently revitalised; acupuncture needles are inserted in various highly specific sites in the auricle where, according to its advocates, there are over 200 acupuncture points that may affect any diseased part of the body.

Auricular acupuncture

Acupuncture using only points found on the ears.
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All participants were involved in both the experimental auricular acupuncture treatments and the control treatments.
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A randomized controlled clinical trial of auricular acupuncture in smoking cessation.
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On this day, we will be offering $35 auricular acupuncture treatments from 4:00pm to 6:00pm.
Auricular acupuncture therapy is based on the understanding that the outer ear represents all parts of the body.
A randomized, controlled study in 2009 compared 6 weeks of auricular acupuncture with a sham procedure.
MedX will be working with sites across the US and Canada to enroll patients interested in participating in studies using low level laser therapy for auricular acupuncture for smoking, drug or alcohol abuse.