That A Chinese study suggests that acupuncture compares favourably with benzodiazepine drugs for improving sleep quality and daytime functioning in… (#Acupuncture better than drugs for #insomnia.
That is just fine, but has ONE problem.
The "REAL" acupuncture is usually defined as "authentic Chinese acupuncture", something I would rather describe as mediaval torture, while Japanese acupuncture is labeled "sham acupuncture". … implying that the Japanese have been practicing "fake" acupuncture for 1,500 years …
Some of my personal ideas about "real" and "fake" acupuncture are outlined in a little ebook currently available at Amazon:
The easy way – or the hard way"
See on www.jcm.co.uk