Acupuncture aids chronic pain, depression

The University of York (UK) Researchers found acupuncture to be an cost-effective and standard medical care for treating chronic pain and depression. Trials included approximately 18,000 subjects. The research report was published in the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Journals Library. Integrative providers with patients who are not responding to care, might consider developing mutual referral relationships with acupuncturists geographic to patient and provider needs.