• Acupuncture ‘cure’ for migraine

Daily Mail report:     A  study found that acupuncture is more effective than drugs in relieving the misery of migraine.  

Researchers focused on classical migraine, migraine with aura.  They conducted a trial of 160 patients at the Woman’s Headache Centre in Turin. Dr Gianni Allais and colleagues found that women who received acupuncture had fewer migraines during the first four months of treatment.

They also needed less medication than those taking the drug flunarizine, used to prevent blinding headaches, reported in the medical journal Headache.

 


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