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Acupuncture and Depression
-- Behav Med. 2008 Summer;34(2):55-64. Acupuncture for psychiatric illness: a literature review.Samuels N, Gropp C, Singer SR, Oberbaum M.
There is well documented evidence for the increasing widespread use of complementary and alternative medicine in the treatment of physical and psychiatric symptoms and disorders. They provide a review of the recent literature on evidence for using such interventions in the treatment of anxiety and depression. Evidence for the use of acupuncture in treating anxiety and depression disorders is becoming stronger.
-- Curr Opin Psychiatry. 2008 Jan;21(1):37-42. Complementary and alternative medicine in the treatment of anxiety and depression.van der Watt G, Laugharne J, Janca A.
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