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People practicing QigongWelcome to NCCAOM’s Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine (AOM ) News and Resource Center. The growing interest in the development of complementary and alternative ways to treat mind and body seems to be demonstrated by the increase in public demand in the United States in the last two decades. Acupuncture and other traditional Oriental medicine therapies are gaining popularity at a rapid rate.

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Knowledge is power when it comes to making informed healthcare decisions.This section is an excellent source for consumers to learn how acupuncture and Oriental medicine can help alleviate or relieve different health conditions and the NCCAOM Find a Practitioner Directory will help to locate NCCAOM certified acupuncturists and practitioners of Oriental medicine who are in good standing throughout the nation and worldwide.

Plate with acupuncture needles.News articles and research/ study articles in this section are sorted by health condition in chronological order and have previously been published in other media publications or websites. We would love to hear your feedback and we would also encourage you to share any previously published articles that promote AOM to feature in this section. For more information, please contact Olga Cox.