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Acupuncture stimulates communication across the brain after stroke

Acupuncture is a staple of traditional Chinese medicine dating back more than 3000 years. Most commonly, the stimulating technique involves using thin needles to penetrate precise points on the skin. However many non-needle therapies including rubbing, heating, and suctioning exist. Over the years, acupuncture has been used to target and alleviate a broad spectrum of…

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