Are Acupuncture and Dry Needling the same?
Posted on 30 July 2012 06:12 PM

Are acupuncture and dry needling the same?

Dry needling seems to be different than acupuncture, although they are similar in many ways. Acupuncture comes from more of a 'spiritual' or 'energetic' perspective, while dry needling is more practical, addressing the tension in the muscles.

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Mischevael Mouse
16 June 2013 05:07 PM
~Are there any similarities to sticking yourself with a needle and getting your ears pierced? If puncturing your skin does certain things would that apply to dry needling?
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