Acupuncture Blog Chicago: Acupuncture Is Safe For Children

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One question that I am asked occasionally is, “Is acupuncture safe for children?” The simple answer is ‘yes’, but you certainly want to take your child (and yourself) to a well trained practitioner and someone who has experience working with children.

Here is a small study that examined acupuncture with children, investigated the cases in which the treatment did not work, and concluded that acupuncture is safe and works when performed by qualified practitioners. Read the review here.

 

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Jennifer Dubowsky earned her Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine from Southwest Acupuncture College, an accredited 4 year Master's program in Boulder, Colorado. She received her Diplomate from the NCCAOM, the National Certification Commissi

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