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Dry needling offers alternative to pain medications

Published November 20, 2019
Category: Pain Management
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Dry needling employs a Western philosophy of attacking pain trigger points, the bands of tight fascia or muscle commonly known as knots.

Originally, anesthesia was injected through hypodermic needles. Researchers discovered it was the needles, not the medication, that did the work. Eventually, doctors and therapists switched to the very thin acupuncture — or dry — needles.

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Last change: November 20, 2019

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