Acupuncture and Chronic Pain
Updated: May 23, 2022
We often see patients that are dealing with chronic pain and we see first hand how acupuncture and TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) can elevate that pain that they have been dealing with in some cases for years.
A new study concluded proven neurological effects in reducing pain with acupuncture.
In this particular study the participants suffered from carpal tunnel syndrome, the study looked at the patient’s pain level and through an MRI looked at the brain to establish brain mapping. With this information researchers where able to see how the brain reacts to pain and the effect of acupuncture to the brain after a treatment.
Read the full article here: New Study Suggests Acupuncture Can Remap the Brain to Relieve Chronic Pain