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03 Introduction to acupuncture & Acupressure

03 Introduction to acupuncture & Acupressure

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Published by: Deepak Mohandass on Feb 15, 2011
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INTRODUCTION TO ACUPUNCTURE AND ACUPRESSURE 
Presented ByDeepak V M M
 
Acupuncture
Acus = Needle + Punctura = to puncture
Its a form of oldest Chinese medical practice
First documented by Yellow Emperor HuangDi in Nei Jing
It is presented as a dialogue between theYellow Emperor and his prime minister ChiPo
 
Acupuncture gained attention in the UnitedStates when
P
resident Nixon
v
isited China in1972. Tra
v
eling with Nixon was
New York Times
reporter
Jam
es Reston
,
who recei
v
edacupuncture in China after undergoing anemergency appendectomy. Reston was soimpressed with the post-operati
v
e pain relief he experienced from the procedure that hewrote about acupuncture upon returning tothe United States.

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