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Does Acupuncture Work?

This study is evidence of acupuncture as an effective treatment for acute pain. Acupuncture treated acute pain in the emergency room faster and more effectively than intravenous morphine.

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Margaret Sheehan, LOM

Margaret has been involved in holistic health since 1983, first as a massage therapist, tai chi and qi gong instructor. She was clinical director of the Alternative Medicine Network of the Jefferson Health System, Mainline 1995-1997. In 2001 she graduated from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, Manhattan, with a Master of Traditional Oriental Medicine Degree. She has taught university classes and workshops. She was cofounder of Chester County Herbs and Acupuncture in 2001, which became Oriental Medicine of West Chester in 2016. Her goal is to see Oriental Medicine care take its place in the healing and health care community of West Chester.

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