Women all over the world suffer from extreme pain due to cramping during their menstrual cycles. Many seek relief from their doctors and are given pain medication or put on birth control pills to regulate and better control the cramping. Many who suffer find that these solutions are not the answer for them and have looked to alternative ways to deal with these monthly issues.
Researchers are discovering that acupuncture works where other treatments have failed. You can read the full article that dives into what this research shows in this article by Ruth Nichol