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Acupuncture Beats Injected Morphine for Pain: Groundbreaking Study

Acupuncture Beats Injected Morphine for Pain: Groundbreaking Study

An amazing new study has found that acupuncture, the ancient practice of using needles to stimulate bodily self healing, is more effective than intravenous morphine for pain. 

A truly groundbreaking study published in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine titled, “Acupuncture vs intravenous morphine in the management of acute pain in the ED,” reveals that acupuncture -- one of the oldest techniques to treat pain -- is more effective, faster in relieving pain, and with less adverse effects, than intravenous morphine.


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Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Therapeutic Actions : Acupuncture : CK(2348) : AC(268)

Acupuncture: Calling the Defense

A recent article in the British Medical Journal asked whether doctors should recommend acupuncture for pain and then presented the argument for both sides. However, the argument against acupuncture suffered from three important flaws.

FLAW #1: MISREPRESENTING THE CONCLUSIONS OF THE RESEARCH


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Study Type : Meta Analysis, Review
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Therapeutic Actions : Acupuncture : CK(2348) : AC(268)
Pharmacological Actions : Analgesics : CK(1327) : AC(217)

FDA Approves Painkiller 1,000X More Powerful Than Morphine Despite Epidemic of Drug Overdoses & Natural Alternatives

 

FDA Approves Painkiller 1,000X More Powerful Than Morphine Despite Epidemic of Drug Overdoses


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Study Type : Animal Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Analgesics : CK(1327) : AC(217)
Study Type : Animal Study, In Vitro Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Analgesics : CK(1327) : AC(217)

Marijuana: The Future of PTSD Treatment?

Marijuana: The Future of PTSD Treatment?

Scientific studies support the use of marijuana to address symptoms of PTSD, including anxiety, depression, flashbacks, nightmares, psychosis, and pain.


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Medical Despotism, the AMA's and Wikipedia's Offensive Against Chiropractic

"Chiropractic is a form of alternative medicine mostly concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine. Proponents claim that such disorders affect general health via the nervous system, claims which are demonstrably false.... Its foundation is at odds with mainstream medicine, and chiropractic is sustained by pseudoscientific ideas such as subluxation and "innate intelligence" that reject science." - Wikipedia


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Medical Marijuana and Cannabis Research Suppressed


Originally published on www.jeffreydachmd.com

Although cannabis was a medicinal plant for thousands of years, its medical use was suppressed and banned throughout most of the 20th century.


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