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07 Nov 2006

too much acupuncture
have been having quite a few acupuncture treatments to help ease nerve pain in my injured foot.
Can too much acupuncture aggravate an injury?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear too much acupuncture
Yes I think it can as it works by stimulating tissue and too much stimulation can cause irritation - although a good acupuncturist will be able to manage this.
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