Did you know that acupuncture is a very effective treatment for chronic pain and arthritis? A study published in JAMA Internal Medicine in 2012 reported that:
- An estimated 3 million American adults receive acupuncture treatment each year and chronic pain is the most common presentation.
They concluded that:
- Acupuncture is effective for the treatment of chronic pain and arthritis.
- Acupuncture was found to be more effective than other alternative treatments and standard care for people suffering osteoarthritis and chronic pain.