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The Acupuncture Handbook: How Acupuncture Works and How It Can Help You

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Acupuncture is one of the most popular and widely accepted complementary therapies available to the general public. And yet many of us know little about it, what it can be used for, and how it works. This book explains:
* What it feels like to have treatment
* How acupuncture works
* How acupuncture helps to balance your energy and strengthen your immune system
* How it can s
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Paperback, 288 pages
Published March 1st 2011 by Little, Brown (first published June 23rd 2005)
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Margarita
Feb 07, 2016 Margarita rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
An easy to follow introduction to acupuncture. Great for anyone who has begun a course of treatment or is curious to know if this may be a course of therapy for them and unsure what to expect or how it all works. I particularly found useful the various case studies and how each of their progress is revisited throughout the book while the author expands the readers knowledge.
Lisse
Jul 20, 2011 Lisse rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I finally found one of my library books on acupuncture that taught me about the subject in an easy to understand sort of way - yae! If you're looking for a book that is a good overview about acupuncture this one qualifies. I read through it all in one sitting...a long sitting, but still it only took one night. I now have a better understanding of what happens and why when acupuncturists track your pulses and use the needles in different places. Glad I finally found an easy to understand book abo ...more
Donna
Jul 17, 2012 Donna rated it liked it
I'm sure this would be an interesting read, but as the treatment I am having on my elbow is having no effect, I am no longer interested in knowing more about the subject.
Sasha
Jun 25, 2011 Sasha rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: anyone who has already had a treatment
Pretty informative. There's a lot to process and the author could have explained a little more, but I understand the book is meant to be an overview and not a textbook.
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