|Acupuncture is one in the oldest healing practices in the world and considered to be a part of complementary and alternative medicine and important part of chinese medicine. Stimulation of specific acupoints in the body involving by application of heat, pressure, by penetration of thin needles and use of laser light. Acupuncture is being widely practiced by physicians, dentists, acupuncturists, and other practitioners for relief or prevention of pain and for various other health conditions. Practitioners use a new set of disposable needles for each patient and swab treatment sites with alcohol or another disinfectant before inserting needles. When not delivered properly, acupuncture can cause serious adverse effects, including infections and punctured organs.
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