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acupuncture


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(ak-yoo-punk-cher)

a complementary therapy, developed by Eastern physicians, in which thin metal needles are inserted into selected points beneath the skin. It is used to relieve the symptoms of a wide range of physical and psychological conditions.

www.acupuncture.org.uk Website of the British Acupuncture Council, the UK's main regulatory body for the practice of acupuncture

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.


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