Acupuncture has been practiced in Chinese medicine for centuries. Although it is not new to Western culture, there are those who look down on acupuncture as a Taoist religious ritual. On the other hand, more than half of UK doctors have prescribed acupuncture as a medical treatment. But what about you?
Do you suffer from chronic arthritic pain? Have you tried acupuncture treatment? In the end, accepting or refusing medical treatment is a personal decision. However, it never hurts to inform ourselves about our options and the scientific research behind them.