Acupuncture and Immunity

@article{Liang2015AcupunctureAI,
  title={Acupuncture and Immunity},
  author={Fengxia Liang and Edwin Cooper and Hua Wang and Xianghong Jing and Juan G. Quispe-Cabanillas and Tetsuya Kondo},
  journal={Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM},
  year={2015},
  volume={2015}
}
  • F. Liang, E. Cooper, T. Kondo
  • Published 5 August 2015
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM
As a traditional therapy applied for thousands of years, acupuncture has recently been attracting more and more investigators throughout the world. In the theory of traditional Chinese medicine, it is proposed that acupuncture can strengthen the human body to resist diseases by puncturing needles at certain points. The characteristic that acupuncture enhances resistance is closely related with the immune system, which functions in defense, homeostasis, and surveillance. More and more research… 
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