Acupuncture is one of the primary techniques used in the practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine. It is an option which is practiced globally as both a primary and adjunctive treatment of pain and some other symptoms for a wide range of health conditions.
Acupuncture retains a strong relevance in modern society and involves the placing of fine sterile needles in specific points of the body.
Many health practitioners may recommend acupuncture as an adjunct treatment that may assist with treatment. There is continuing research about how acupuncture can assist with treatments and you should consult your treating practitioner about how acupuncture may be able to help you.