This article tells how NFL players are now regularly using acupuncture to help heal from injuries and recover from their grueling schedule.
Many pro athletes are now using acupuncture as part of their health maintenance program. Acupuncture can help serious athletes by keeping muscles loose, decreasing inflammation, and increasing circulation. Of course, it also can treat specific ailments as well, like rotator cuff injuries, neck and shoulder pain, sciatica, and elbow pain.
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