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Acupuncture as a Treatment for Headaches

Many individuals suffer from headaches, and often also the more severe form, migraines. Chronic headaches and or migraines can be debilitating, and some patients struggle to find effective treatments for their recurrent headaches. Acupuncture, which is a part of Traditional Chinese Medicine, has been used in history to treat physical ailments, such as headaches and migraines. Current research on acupuncture is sparce, however, it seems to suggest that it can be used to effectively treat headaches and migraines. Due to its minimal risk, I think that acupuncture is a promising alternative treatment for chronic pain disorders.