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Military deploys acupuncture to treat soldiers' concussions

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan -- The U.S. military is applying an ancient Chinese healing technique to the top modern battlefield injury for American soldiers, with results that doctors here say are "off the charts.""Battlefield acupuncture," developed by Air Force physician Col. Richard Niemtzow, is helping heal soldiers with concussions so they can return more quickly to the front lines.

Read more: http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/02/08/2056134/military-deploys-acupuncture-to.html#ixzz1E3ObBr4w