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Acupuncture may be a safe and effective treatment for gouty arthritis, researchers reveal

01:00 EST 14 Nov 2017 | Arthritis Digest

Acupuncture is an effective and safe therapy for people with gouty arthritis, says research in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. But the poor quality of studies means that better trials are needed to confirm the findings. Experts looked at 28 trials involving 2,237 people with gouty arthritis. Compared with conventional pharmacological treatments, acupuncture was more […]

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