New report shows acupuncture’s effectiveness in treating headaches

A report in the December issue of Anesthesia and Analgesia shows acupuncture provides greater relief than either medication or placebo. Dr. Tong J. Gan, the author of the studied commented that “People who get acupuncture prefer it to medication, because of the potential side effects of drugs.” For a fuller review of the article with references please follow the link –http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/16/health/research/16regi.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss