ANTI-INFLAMMATORY EFFECTS OF ACUPUNCTURE
Harvard Medical School neuroscientists concluded that acupuncture regulates inflammation in response to bacterial infections. Electro-acupuncture was found effective in ameliorating the effects of pro-inflammatory cytokine storms to increase survival rates and prevent disease progression.
ELECTROACUPUNCTURE EFFECTIVE FOR MYOFASCIAL NECK PAIN
A randomized clinical trial conducted by Iranian researchers discovered electro-acupuncture to be effective for chronic neck pain diagnosed as myofascial pain syndrome. Measures of pain, neck disability, range of motion and pressure pain threshold were all considered.