Acupuncture has become one of the most popular and accepted unconventional therapies used in the United States. This method is already a popular and widely accepted alternative pain relief method. This article tackles the various effects of the method and discusses the proof that it is an effective and safe alternative treatment.
This article is about acupuncture as an alternative pain relief method. Although its popularity is mainly in Asian countries, the procedure is slowly building up a following in western countries. Although proven effective, practitioners are unable to offer a concrete explanation as to how acupuncture is able to alleviate pain. It is generally risk-free, its only risk factor being the practitioner. If the practitioner makes the mistake of inserting the needle into the wrong place, it will cause a lot of problems