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Battlefield Acupuncture

December 12, 2008
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Using ancient Chinese medical techniques, a small team of military doctors¬†at Andrews Air Force Base (Maryland)¬†has begun treating wounded troops suffering from severe or chronic pain with acupuncture. The technique is proving so successful that the Air Force will begin teaching “battlefield acupuncture” early next year to physicians deploying to Iraq and Afghanistan. Read the full story