How Acupuncture Can Help Treat Multiple Sclerosis

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As well as conventional medications and therapies, many people with multiple sclerosis are turning to complementary and alternative treatments to find relief from their symptoms.

MORE: Read our three tips for patients who have been recently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. 

In this video from ehowhealth, Robert Linde, a herbalist and acupuncturist, talks about the use of acupuncture therapy for multiple sclerosis patients.

Linde explains that MS patients should seek out acupuncturist physicians who are experienced in treating people with autoimmune diseases so they can identify the points needed to help your specific needs. He explains that acupuncture can help relieve the contractions, spasms, and pain associated with MS.

MORE: Tips to help you to better manage common MS symptoms. 

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